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The Real 411 on What It’s Like to Be a Wedding Planner – Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

Oh, don’t I WISH that being a professional event planner was something nearly as glamorous as Hollywood portrays it. J-Lo made us look lazy and slutty (sorry, but it’s considered poor form to steal the bride’s man when you’re planning the wedding). And Candace Bergen in “Bride Wars” is what I aspire to be… but […]

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Everything You Need to Know about K-1 Visas and Importing Your Fiance – Sandy’s Blogs in BRIDES

Hola Mis Novios y Mis Novias! No, you don’t need a fiancé visa to marry somebody from Puerto Rico – it’s part of the United States! But if you’re hoping to marry somebody from another country, and bring him or her to the United States (or Puerto Rico) to marry you and stay forever, there’s […]

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True Story of What Happens to Ice (and Ice Sculptures) in the Caribbean – Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

I tell every client that you can have pretty much anything you want at your wedding, as long as you can afford it. Sure, there are some exceptions to the rule – don’t ask me for peonies and tulips in the tropics, please – but most of the time, money can make pretty much anything […]

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How to Protect Your Guests from Zika at an Outdoor Wedding — Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

Hey Everybody! Yes, Zika virus is something we all have to be on the alert for as the warnings spread all over the United States. But that doesn’t mean that everybody is going to cancel all their outdoor events. You can still have a fabulous outdoor wedding if you put some thought into Zika preparedness […]

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True Story of When I Killed the TV Hookup at a Wedding During a Football Game – Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

Hey Football Fans! Don’t hate me for doing what had to be done when the Father of the Bride behaved like a naughty child at his daughter’s wedding. Read the true story of how I pulled the plug on the dish at the villa where the wedding was being held, and didn’t get caught! Until next […]

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True Story of a How a Vieques Bride Blew Her Budget with 3 Gowns – Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

Hey Brides! This blog is totally true, and it’s all about a client I had many moons ago. The thing that’s more insane than the budget part of this story is the fact that this chick dragged three wedding gowns all the way to the Caribbean for her destination wedding. Why??? Read my blog in […]

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Things to Know Before You Start Planning Your Cruise Wedding – Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

Getting married at sea seems like a romantic idea, but the paperwork side of things can be more complicated than anyplace stationary. Check out my blog in BRIDES with some tips on what you need to know before you choose your cruise line and start inviting guests! Until next time, happy wedding planning from Weddings […]

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U.S. Islands You Can Drive to for a Destination Wedding – Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

Most people think of destination weddings as something you have to get on a plane to go to, but that isn’t necessarily true. There are a number of beautiful islands all around the continental United States where you don’t have to get on an airplane, unless you want to. My BRIDES blog today features several […]

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4 Questions to Ask When Choosing Your Wedding Destination – Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

It’s easy to fall in love with pictures of somebody else’s wedding at a particular destination. But before you start signing on the dotted line, there are some questions you need to ask and have answered. Check on my blog today in BRIDES with a list of four questions you absolutely, positively need answers to […]

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4 Questions to Ask When Choose Where to Get Married – Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

Congratulations – you’re engaged! The first important question is whether to have a destination wedding. The second question is where in the world to have the wedding, if not at home. You have gazillion options, but you don’t want to make an uneducated decision. Not everything looks as good in person as it does on the Internet. Take […]

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