Sandy’s Weddings in Vieques Blog

Why Eloping Is Just as Special as Having a Big Wedding – Guest Blog by Liz-the-Intern

As weddings have become more extravagant throughout the years, the popularity of elopements has grown too. Some brides and grooms choose to run away and get married because they want their wedding to be intimate and simple, while others really just want to get married in the location of their dreams and can’t pull off […]

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Do You Think Brother/Sister Dances at Weddings Are Awesome or Awkward? Sandy’s Quoted on GigMasters

Hi Everybody! First there was the daddy/daughter dance. Then in recent years, we’ve added the mother/son dance. But what about special dances for the siblings too? Where does it end? Check out this cool article by Marta Segal Block that quotes me and some other wedding experts on the subject! Enjoy! Sandy

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5 Ways to Deal with a Jealous Sibling When Planning Your Wedding – Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

Hey Little Sisters! Are you spending more time avoiding the topic of your wedding around your bitter, single older sister than having fun choosing her bridesmaid dress together? Or maybe the groom’s got a brother who has just gone through a nasty divorce and can’t say anything good about marriage. No matter what’s going on in […]

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Style and Budget Make a Huge Difference When Choosing Your Wedding Photographer – Sandy’s Blog in The Huffington Post

Hi there Brides and Grooms! Some girls agonize over this wedding photographer selection and for others it’s a piece of cake. But you have to let your best judgment play a role and choose a photographer who shoots the style you like for the budget you can actually afford. Check out my blog in The […]

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Deadline for Winter/Spring Caribbean Destination Wedding Planning Internships Is Fast Approaching — October 6th!!!

Hey there! Have you always dreamed of being a wedding or event planner? Are you an undergraduate or recent college graduate looking to gain experience in the wedding or event planning field? Do you have a sense of adventure, independence and a willingness to work your butt off to make somebody else’s most important day […]

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5 Things You Must Communicate to Your Photographer BEFORE the Big Day — Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

Hey Brides and Grooms! You may have picked a fabulous photographer, but if you have specific things that you want make sure are documented (or more importantly, things you really don’t want to see pictures of), you need to communicate that information to your photographer before the big day. Otherwise, you may find yourself with […]

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Sandy Did an Interview with Success Skunks for Children about Who Can and How To Write a Blog

Just for Kids! Those adorable skunks, Stoosh and Skittles, interviewed me about blogs. They asked me all kinds of questions that kids have about who can write a blog and what they can write about. Check out it out here – these little ladies are pretty hilarious “skunkies.” The put me in their new “Best […]

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Tips for Writing an Excellent Wedding Blog – Sandy’s Quoted at #4

Attention Wedding Planners and Wanna-Be Wedding Planners! Blogs are the most cost-effective and widespread tool you have to demonstrate your knowledge, show off amazing pictures of the weddings you plan and reach out to potential brides all over the world. Check out this awesome article on Book More Brides with tips from some of the best wedding […]

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Do You Want to Be a Wedding Blogger? 10 Tips to Use Wedding Blogs to Grow Your Business – Sandy’s Quoted as #4!!!

Hi there everybody! People are always asking me how I get my blogs published in The Huffington Post and Brides, and when and how I started blogging on this site, my page. I started blogging because I’m a writer (at heart and by education) and when I launched Weddings in Vieques in 2007, blogging about the […]

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Have You Started Packing for Your Destination Wedding Yet? Check Out Great Tips from Sandy for Making the Packing Process Less Painful on Bridal Balance

Hi there! I tell all of my clients to start packing (or at least writing the list) as soon as they’ve decided to have a destination wedding. Putting it off only makes the brides and grooms miserable and STRESSED in the month prior to their wedding departure. Bridal Balance is a cool website that offers […]

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