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Photo Booth

DIY Photo Booth: Equipment Work Flow

This post contains affiliate links. Photo booths are a great activity to have at your wedding. One way to cut this cost from your budget is to setup your own. There are so many ways to set up your…

Wedding Website

Wedding Websites and Handy Apps

As technology continues to make our lives easier and more millennials begin to get married, the more we’ll see wedding websites. Once a spot for basic information, wedding websites have now become a place to not only find that important…

Best Woman

While thinking about who Fatima and I wanted to stand up for us, a few people came to mind. Ultimately, I decided on my sister, Colleen. I’m from a large, close family and picking Coll was a no brainer.…

Outdoor Wedding

The Almanac and Backup Plans

Having your wedding reception outside can be a daunting task to pull off. 1.) You have to create a space without walls. Not only that, but 2.) When you set your date a year (or months) in advance, you…

Lilies and Loafers Wedding

We’re All About That Budget (And Who’s On Your Guest List)

Congratulations on your engagement! Now, it’s time to start thinking about how soon you want to start dropping thousands of dollars. One, two, three years from now? Whenever that may be, you’ll need to decide how much you and your…

Photo Booth

DIY Photo Booth: A Year in Review

It’s been a fantastic year. I think we can all safely say 2014 was the year of the photo booth, partially driven by the #selfie movement. My craze with the photo booth started about a year ago at Christmas.…

#BrianandFatimatietheknot

A Lilies and Loafers Wedding (An Overdue Update)

This is an overdue post we never got to write. If you don’t follow us on some of our social accounts, then you may not know that we got hitched in September! Yes, September, I told you this was an overdue…

Garden Cleaning

Garden Thyme: Wedding Cleaning

Ahhh, what a summer! Although the heat wasn’t as bad, this rainless summer was not good for my plants. While I had an abundance of almost everything I planted, I had a small window to harvest my crops before they began…

Mums

Garden Thyme: Mums

As fall comes to an end, there’s always room for more planting! Chrysanthemum, also known as mums, are the most popular flower to grow and bloom in the fall and caring for them is easy. I started a bunch…

Wedding Wednesday: Best Woman

Almost everything about our wedding is going to steer slightly away from, “traditional.” While thinking about who Fatima and I wanted to stand up for us, a few people came to mind. Ultimately, I decided on my sister, Colleen,…

Lilies and Loafers

Wedding Wednesday: We Are Getting Hitched

In late October, I proposed to Fatima, adding another chapter to our 5-year story in the making. And now, we are getting hitched…THIS YEAR! When I was shopping around for ring, I casually asked Fatima her ring size. I…