My FMIL and bridesmaids did an amazing job planning our bridal shower. Since my fiancé is from Texas, the theme was Texan, and we encouraged everyone to bring their Cowboy or Cowgirl hat (as it was co-ed). We called the event the I-Do-Bar-B-Que, and it took place at my fiance’s family’s lake house located in … More I-Do-Bar-B-Que / Texan-themed Bridal Shower
Getting married in Boston, or within Massachusetts? Here’s a summary of 6 beautiful castles and venues that may be sitting right underneath your nose (uh…we’ll assume you have a very big nose). Which will you decide? 1. The Castle at Boston University 2. The Dane Estate at Pine Manor 3. The Searless Castle at Windham … More Castles In Massachusetts
A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure to see a very good friend wed at an automobile museum: Larz Anderson Park in Brookline, MA. Why at an automobile museum you ask? It’s b/c my friend is an absolute car phonetic. This video sums up their beautiful day, highlighting the very best parts. Nice job Door Eleven Productions!
This weekend, the beau and I had the opportunity to visit Castle In The Clouds. To be fair, although it’s not quite a castle, the beautiful estate (with clever marketing) located in Moltonborough, New Hampshire, is sort of in the clouds. This was my second visit, and on both occasions, a wedding was taking place. And why not? … More Castle In The Clouds
Traditionally, the rehearsal dinner takes place the night before your big day. And to “throw it out there”, the beau’s mother kindly suggested The Winnipesauke Belle (which so happened to be in front of us on one summer day). To summarize: The “Winni Belle,” as she is affectionately known, is a 65-foot replica turn-of-the-century paddle wheeled boat. … More The Winnipesauke Belle
The beau’s grandmother recently told us that in 1952, she got married at the Royal York Hotel in Toronto. Although I wasn’t familiar with the hotel, a little research tells me that it’s probably one of the fanciest venue in Toronto. Oddly enough, since my family have ties with the city, I had once considered … More The Fairmont Royal York, Toronto
As a girl, my dream was to get married on Heart Island, located in Thousand Island — The American Taj Mahal (well sort-of, you can read the story here). However, after a careful look at their website, it doesn’t sound realistic. To start, although the cost doesn’t sound too horrific: Q: What is the cost of a … More Heart Island