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February 2020

wedding venue questions
Wedding venue
February 24, 2020

Super smart questions to ask a wedding venue

You’re engaged. Congratulations. As we pointed out in an earlier blogpost, one of the first things you’ll need to do for your Cincinnati  wedding is to line up your wedding venue. Venues book real early, so you’re smart to plan at least twelve months out securing your venue. Here are some super smart wedding venue questions. Most of these questions are obvious, except that it’s easy to get caught up in the dream of your wedding day at the expense of the practical. So print out this blogpost and take these questions with you: Wedding vendor questions Are you available…
Wedding Etiquette
February 17, 2020

How to handle an obnoxious wedding guest

The simplest way to handle an obnoxious wedding guest is don’t invite her. Or him. Sadly, that’s not always possible. You know how family relationships can be! Your parents may insist that you invite ‘cousin Penelope’ even though she is the most obnoxious person you know. Just watch the Saturday Night Live skit below to see what we mean! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9gGvvdGWMKA Kristen Wiig's "Penelope" is hysterical. Most of us have been in the same, unpleasant situation as poor Taylor Swift at some point in our life. Fortunately, most obnoxious wedding guests aren’t going to be as challenging as an SNL character.…
best Adele love songs
Dance
February 10, 2020

Best Adele love songs for weddings

Adele burst onto the music scene in 2009 and has never looked back. The 2009 Grammy Awards named her best new artist and best female pop vocal performance. Although she’s known for writing compelling break-up ballads, she knows her way around a love song, too. Let’s take a look at some of the best Adele love songs for weddings. Remedy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jT1taJStGOk Adele sings that love is the cure for what ails us in life with these sweet lyrics: But when the pain cuts you deep When the night keeps you from sleeping Just look and you will see That I…
hidden wedding costs
Budget
February 3, 2020

Hidden wedding costs that will bust your budget

Most engaged Cincinnati couples create a wedding budget, which this blog highly recommends to avoid the stress that can occur when wedding bills come due. But beware the hidden wedding costs that can sneak into the equation and surprise you when you add up all of your expenses. License fees Sometimes, it’s just some simple, innocuous items like your marriage license fees. In the scheme of things, they’re not that much, ranging from $70 to $104 in Alabama; $40 to $60 in Ohio; $60 in North Carolina; $82 in Texas; $15 to $40 in Illinois; and about $100 in Tennessee,…