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It’s Important to Choose Your Wedding Location First – Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

Hey Newly-Engaged Couples! It’s tempting to grab the first venue you like in the first place you’ve thought about getting married right after you get engaged. It’s important to choose your location the right way and get it nailed down before you start moving forward with any other plans. Check out my blog about it […]

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Rain on Your Wedding Day? Weather Can’t Ruin a Wedding if the Bride & Groom Keep Smiling – Sandy’s Blog in The Huffington Post

Hola My Brides and Grooms! As long as the bride and groom keep smiling, no amount of rain or snow can ruin your wedding day. Check out my blog in The Huffington Post to see exactly how well things can turn out no matter what. As long as you have a backup plan ready to […]

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What You Need to Do Before You Send Your Save-the-Dates – Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

Whee! You’re engaged and you want to invite the world. But wait, there are things you need to do first so that you don’t get caught in a jam. Check out my tips in BRIDES for how to be prepared for sending out your save-the-dates! Sandy

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5 Tips to Choosing the Right Wedding Date for You – Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

Hola My Brides and Grooms! Figuring out EXACTLY WHEN to plan your wedding can be a tricky process, especially if your job makes certain dates literally impossible for you. Check out my BRIDES blog with some really good advice for selecting the right date for you and those most important to you! Until next time, […]

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5 Things that Can Really Mess Up Your Wedding Budget if You Don’t Include Them from the Beginning – Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

Hello Brides and Grooms! Most of you have sat down to figure out some sort of wedding budget guestimate by now if you’ve started your planning. But if you’re DIYing it, it’s possibly you’re forgetting to include a LOT of money that you’ll need to be accountable for when all is said and done. Check […]

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And We Have a Winner! Most Creative Bridal Advice Won Her Own Copy of New “The Wedding A to Z”

Gotta admit, I thought that my brides would be more creative than they were across the board – and then I got the email from Nicolette Mechem, a bride who is getting married on Valentine’s Day here on Vieques Island. She’s doing a “non-traditional” wedding in every sense of the word and that’s where she […]

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CONTEST ALERT!!! Win a copy of the new Wedding A to Z!!!

DON’T MISS OUT! We’re doing a contest next week to give away some copies of the awesome new book “The Wedding A to Z – Everything You Need to Know” by my friends Linda Hampshire and Karima El-Hakkaoui. There’s a lot of practical advice – and some really funny tips. I’m looking for the best/most […]

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The Non-Traditional Bride – Dare to Be Different on Your Big Day – Guest Blog by Kayla-the-Intern

It is in a girl’s nature to dream of what her wedding will be like a beautiful dress, the perfect bouquet, and the best ceremony. All of this followed by the grandest reception filled with great food and dancing the night away. But, I am not your typical girl. Actually, non-traditional would be an accurate […]

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Why You Need to Finish Your Wedding Homework BEFORE the Holidays – Sandy’s Blog in BRIDES

Getting married in January or February? Do you really want to be slaving over placecard charts, dinner orders and DJ playlists during the holiday season? Do you need that stress? Because your wedding planner is freaking out on the other end waiting for you to turn this stuff in. Remember, you missing deadlines means you […]

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Rain on Your Wedding Day – Sandy’s Real Life Story of Having to Use Plan B Twice in One Weekend in The Huffington Post

Yes, it’s a taboo subject. Rain on the day of the wedding. It happens and it doesn’t have to ruin your main event, as long as you’re prepared for the possibility of inclement weather. The key is to be prepared no matter what the forecast. But just for your entertainment, check out this blog in […]

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