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Wedding Series Part 7: Wedding Celebrations

Over the past few weeks I have had the opportunity to spend some time with family and friends. Michael has been doing the same and going to events with his friends, and we have been attending a few wedding celebrations. What kind of wedding celebrations? At work we had a dual celebration for a coworker […]

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My Biggest Wedding Breakdown

I didn’t think I would be one of those brides! I didn’t think I would absolutely lose it! Up until last night, I hadn’t lost it. I was cool, calm, collected. Everything was going the way it’s supposed to go. All of the details and the planning were coming along fine. I didn’t have anything […]

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The Wedding Series Part 5: The Cake

If you thought the last wedding series post about the food had a lot of mind-changing in it, you’ll find more of that in this post! The cake. How many times did we decide on a cake plan, then change it again the next week? It’s coming down to the wire here, not enough time […]

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The Wedding Series Part 4: The Food

One of the most ridiculous expenses when planning a wedding: The Food! First you have to figure out exactly WHAT you want to eat. This, I think, was the biggest struggle for Michael and I. His family is Mexican, but I really don’t like Mexican food that much. My family is White, but we don’t […]

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The Dress

The week after Michael and I were engaged, I had already asked my Maid of Honor to help me with my wedding, and I was ready to start planning! The first thing we did, we went down to the dress shop at the mall and started looking for a dress. Already? Only a week in? […]

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Wedding Budget

My wedding budget changed so much since we first got engaged. In the beginning we had all of these ideas of what we wanted our wedding to be like- Well, maybe I was the one with all of the ideas! But since deciding on an actual wedding plan, we have now honed in on our […]

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Wedding Planning

Welcome to the first post of the Wedding Series! First things first, let me tell you all that I did not hire a wedding planner. Everything I’m doing, I’m planning on my own. All by yourself? Well, I do have a maid of honor! But we’ve decided to keep this a very small wedding. Our […]

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The Wedding Series

As I have mentioned now, more than a few times, I have a fiancĂ© named Michael. FiancĂ© means… We’re getting married! After spending the last 9 years of our lives together, we’ve finally decided to tie the knot. Though we have only been planning for the past 7 months, and we only have another 2 […]

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