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Champagne Margarita

Champagne Margaritas

Yesterday we celebrated our second wedding anniversary! And what better cocktail to celebrate with, than these Champagne Margaritas? Fatima and I met eight years ago when we were students at Hofstra University. The rest is history. And here we are…

Honeymoon 2.0

#LoveSummer: Honeymoon 2.0

We finally got to go to Cabo! After Hurricane Odile devastated Cabo about 10 days before our Honeymoon, we weren’t sure when we’d be able to go back. However, we made it a point to get out there this…

Cabo Packing list

#LoveSummer: His and Her Packing List for a Beach Vacation

As you may know, last September we got hitched! What you may not know, was that our Honeymoon was washed away with Hurricane Odile when it devastated Cabo San Lucas, 10 days before we were supposed to leave last…

Lilies and Loafers Wedding

A Lilies and Loafers DIY Wedding

We’ve made it to the end of our DIY Wedding series! Thank you to our readers for tuning in, sending your questions, and pinning each week. Thank you for your interest and we’re happy to help you out! And…

DIY Wedding

DIY Wedding Guest Books, Cards, and Thank Yous

In an effort to have a mostly DIY wedding, we crafted our guest book, wedding cards, and thank yous. When guests arrived to our house, we had them take a photo via my cousins Polaroid camera. That photo went…

Beth Laschever Headshot

Vendor Spotlight: Our Wedding Photographer

Choosing the right event photographer is very important. Choosing the right wedding photographer (for some people) can be one of the more stressful things on your wedding to-do list. Find someone you like and can connect with, someone who…

Changing Your Name

A New Yorker’s Guide to Changing Your Name

It’s important to note that NYC’s name change process will be very different from another city in NY State and even elsewhere in the country. Check with your local government for the rules, processes, and paperwork requirements. Ok you’re…

Wedding Flowers

Wedding Flowers

When Brian and Fatima approached me about doing their wedding flowers I was ecstatic. After a few Skype dates and exchanging ideas on Pinterest, I knew exactly what to do and what to design. It was the perfect backyard…

DIY Menus, Ad Libs, and Programs

DIY Menus, Ad Libs, and Programs

Like we did for our invitations, if you have the skill set, we made our own Menus, Ad Libs, and Programs. It’s the easiest way to cut out waste from your budget. Trust me, the little savings add up. However, if you…

Bourassa Catering

Vendor Spotlight: Bourassa Catering

Before you read, it’s important to note this post not sponsored. We loved our food vendors and wanted to show them some extra love. When planning your wedding, vendors are key. Finding the right vendor can be tricky. Since…

Wedding DIY

Outdoor Spaces and Wedding DIY

The fun part about pulling together our own space, was pulling together our own space. We had so much fun planning our wedding together. Our goal was to bring all the people we loved in one place to celebrate…

Wedding Invitations

Wedding Invitations

When looking at the budget and various quotes, our Save the Dates, Wedding Invitations, and RSVPs was a line we knew we could cut down on costs and designed our own. I was looking forward to designing our own…

Alyssa's Cakery

Vendor Spotlight: Alyssa’s Cakery

Before you read, it’s important to note this post not sponsored. We loved our food vendors and wanted to show them some extra love. When planning your wedding, vendors are key. Finding the right vendor can be tricky. Since…