Sandy’s Weddings in Vieques Blog

You Should Never Say “I Do” to Someone Who Hit You – 10 Reasons to Cancel the Wedding

Janay Palmer married NFL running back Ray Rice on Friday, March 28, 2014, ONE DAY after he was indicted on assault charges for knocking her unconscious in an elevator. There’s no doubt about what happened because it was all captured on video by the casino hotel where it happened. Unfortunately, the NFL pretended not to […]

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Horses Horses Everywhere!!! Another Unique Trait of Vieques Island, Puerto Rico — Guest Blog by McKenzie-the-Intern

When I first learned that the internship I accepted with Weddings in Vieques was on a small island a few miles off the coast of Puerto Rico, I didn’t know what to think. Heck, I’d never even heard of the tiny island of Vieques before, and now I was going to be spending my entire […]

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Tomorrow Is My 10th Wedding Anniversary… Already

On Thursday, September 4, 2014, my husband Bill and I will celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary together. People keep asking what special plans we’ve made, where we’re going, if we’re renewing our vows. I hate to disappoint them and tell the truth. No, the party planners aren’t having a fabulous 10th Anniversary Bash, we’re spending […]

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Vieques Island’s Bioluminescent Bay Is Back and Brighter than Ever – Guest Blog by Island Aficionado Janice-the-Intern

One of the most beautiful wonders of nature in the entire world is located on the tiny island of Vieques, off the far eastern tip of Puerto Rico. This tropical island is surrounded by a lot of history, beautiful beaches, great food and one of the most amazing things you can see in the entire […]

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A Wedding Planner’s 4 Tips for Success for “Kids These Days” – Guest Blog by Account Executive Kelsi Welch

I am going to go ahead and say what everyone is thinking – what is the deal with kids these days? As a recent college graduate who was hired by my current employer very shortly after receiving my diploma, even I don’t get it. Recent graduates and undergraduates in search of internships lack ambition, tact, […]

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Courtney Lenane and Ryan Nieland (August 2014)

My husband and I are from Iowa and we thought a destination wedding to Vieques would be perfect for us.  We had never been to the island and knew absolutely nothing about Vieques other than it was breathtakingly beautiful.  We decided to get married at the W Retreat and Spa – without a wedding planner. […]

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DISCOUNT ALERT!!! 20% Off All Fall “Keep It Simple” Packages Booked in August!!!

Hey Brides and Grooms! It’s almost back-to-school time, and now matter how old you are, you know that you’re still in that same mentality. For a lot of newly engaged couples, it gives them that kick in the butt they need to FINALLY nail down their wedding date and get that ball rolling. If you’ve […]

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RHONJ Recap by Sandy for Monsters & Critics — Reality TV Snark at Its Finest!

Do you watch the “Real Housewives of New Jersey?” Last night was ridiculous. Turns out Jim isn’t even known to the prosecutors who are going after Juicy Joe, and everybody throwing down, pulling hair, gossiping and making threats. Check it out here! Enjoy! Sandy

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4 Secret Tips to Success with Your DIY Wedding Schedule – Guest Blog by Janice-the-Intern

All the months of planning, stress-headaches and difficult decisions have come to an end even if you’ve planned your own wedding. The most important day of your life has finally arrived and it’s critical to have a schedule written in advance to keep everybody (you, your wedding party and your vendors) on track. Normally, writing […]

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Beautiful Video Vignette of a Vieques Elopement for Another Fabulous Couple!

Hi Everybody! Love this short video of Kelly Woodard and Bo Neely’s intimate wedding ceremony on Sun Bay in Vieques on Wednesday, July 30, 2014. Check it out – it will give you warm fuzzies! Happy wedding planning! Sandy

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