March 2015 – She Said Yes

March 2015 archive

Wedding Dress Stress: Part II

Hundreds of people read “The Dress and the Stress” so perhaps a few of you are interested in how that whole Stressuation is going. Well, it came a head, or so I thought, on a Sunday night spent reading magazines on the couch.  This particular situation actually brings me to a little advice too – don’t […] Read more…

The best (and worst) things about being engaged….

I couldn’t wait to get engaged, and I’m not the only one, but I was surprised by some of the ‘side effects’ of my new ring – both the best and the worst! You won’t be able to stop staring at your ring! From the moment Blair proposed, I was blinded (thank goodness I don’t […] Read more…

How to Choose Your Wedding Venue

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If you’re looking in Auckland and surrounding areas specifically, see the Auckland Wedding Venue guide. Choosing your wedding venue follows shortly after getting engaged (see the Initial Wedding Planning Guide!). This can also be a slightly tricky part of wedding planning, because you’ve got to do a little prep work first, and this decision affects so […] Read more…

The Wedding Diet: Shredding for the Wedding?

We’re three weeks post-engagement, and I haven’t changed my eating habits or exercise regime. I haven’t started Shredding for the Wedding/ thought about attending “Bridal Bootcamp” or begun a “Wedding diet”. Yet almost every magazine I pick up or wedding forum I read seems to encourage me to do so. Losing weight seems to be […] Read more…

How to Plan Your Engagement Party

The engagement party is the first big celebration leading up to the wedding.  As one of the most exciting moments in your life, take the time to celebrate getting engaged! You’ll be excited to plan the future, but also enjoy the present. Consider it a practice run where you’re the hosts, the decision-makers, the centre […] Read more…