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Valentine’s Wedding Inspiriation!

February 2, 2015

Check out these creative Valentine’s Day Wedding ideas!

After Happily Ever After

October 22, 2013

Although everyone has their own faith and religious beliefs one of the classic poems/sonnets/quotes about love comes from the Bible- 1 Corinthians 13:4-8 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, […]

Throwing things at the Newlyweds!

October 14, 2013

Since ancient Rome it has been a tradition to throw grain, traditionally wheat, at a wedding ceremony. Grains, wheat, rice, etc. have played a significant part in the wedding ceremony for thousands of years as a symbol of fertility and prosperity. This derives from a time when wealth was measured by how much food you […]

Something old, Something New

October 14, 2013

“Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, and a silver sixpence in her shoe.” This old rhyme from England has been around for thousands of years, beginning as a Puritan Marriage Custom and originating sometime in the 1870’s as part of an old poem. One particular reference to this rhyme comes from a compilation […]

The Celtic Claddagh Wedding/Engagement Ring

October 3, 2013

The Claddagh, a traditional ring from Ireland comes with a varied history. Perhaps the most popular legend about the origin of the Claddagh ring comes from Galway around the 1700’s. It is said that Richard Joyce, a silversmith, was captured on his way to the West Indies where he was sold into slavery to a […]

Spring Inspired Centerpiece

April 19, 2011

  Here is a fun and easy way to brighten up your reception tables with this spring inspired centerpiece. How to: Spray-paint low wooden boxes white, and line them with floral foam. Cover the foam with sheets of wheatgrass (sold in flats), then use a knife to poke a dozen holes through both layers. Place […]