| Mar 10, 2011
| 9:38 AM
They (whoever “they” are) say rain on your wedding day is good luck; well try telling that to the dripping wet bride! Rain on the big day might sound like the worst thing ever but with the right provisions and preparations it doesn’t...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 11:46 AM
Brides-to-be these days have no excuse for not saving money, especially on their milestone-day wardrobe. While many brides have sought out deals on designer gowns at sample sales, second-hand stores and online sites like eBay and OnceWed.com, the latest...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 11:52 AM
Florists, bakers, caterers, a wedding planner, a photographer, a videographer, a DJ, transportation - the list goes on and on.
With so many people to hire, checking references is a necessity. After all, brides want only the best for their big day. But...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 11:57 AM
When people think of a traditional weddings, they often think of a bride walking down the aisle in a beautiful white gown while guests in dapper suits and formal dresses stand for her procession commenting on how beautiful she looks.
But when it comes to...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 9:04 AM
Weddings are a lot of work. So much work, in fact, I asked my editor to push the deadline for this column back to the end of the weekend...so I can spend my days off working. Business hours are reserved for angry phone calls and bathroom cry breaks....
| Mar 30, 2011
| 1:39 PM
A quick guide to how many 'maids and 'men are appropriate, who you should choose, the lead attendants' responsibilities, and how to say thank you.
The number in your wedding party is usually based on the number of guests, says Nancy Mattia,...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 11:26 AM
You only have one chance to get gorgeous wedding photographs that you'll cherish for a lifetime. Here are the seven most important questions you can ask a potential photographer if you'd prefer to avoid ending up with so-so photos that will simply collect...
| Feb 7, 2011
| 1:48 PM
When people ask me when I'm getting married and I say July 2nd, they look at me like I should be doing something besides talking to them...like every minute of your time that you're not working should be spent on the wedding.
To that I say, not true....
| Feb 16, 2011
| 1:56 PM
Last weekend I went to Carmel, California, where in less than 140 days, Jamie and I will get married. I’ve been doing a lot of counting lately… days, numbers, dollar signs…
Make no mistake, weddings are extraordinarily expensive....
| Sep 24, 2010
The Market at Ashlawn Farm in Lyme has taken on a life of it's own. Sure, it's a place to buy fresh food. Breads, vegetables, meat and cheese are displayed every week, along with a variety of unique items brought along by local artisans. But, it's also...
| Oct 1, 2010
| 8:25 AM
Welcome to Pumpkintown where pumpkin athletes, pumpkin criminals and pumpkin brides all live in pumpkin harmony!
Since 1993, Pumpkintown has been a fall tradition at "Paul and Sandy's Too Garden Center" in East Hampton. Families walk throught the...