Sorry Bridey, But We’re Not Friends…

by Bitchless Bride

So not to brag, but this happens to me a lot. My brides really like me (crazy I know) and want to be my friend after their weddings. And while I'm open to maintaining our relationship, there's just one problem. You don't actually know how to be my friend. Huh? Whaaa? Allow me to be blunt... It's a one sided friendship. Seriously usually there's nothing in it for me because we are so used to talking about you, and your wedding, that you don't know how to incorporate my life into the...

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Wedding Flower Ideas: 5 Ways to Recycle Your Wedding Blooms

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Lisa W. for FiftyFlowers.com Hey crafty brides! Once you've said I Do, don’t even think about throwing those gorgeous wedding flowers away! With help from Ellen Bowman AKA “The Flower Mom” on Twitter, you can learn to preserve your flowers and enjoy the loveliness of your day forevermore. So plan ahead, take those wedding blooms home and transform them into pretty, unique gifts and keepsakes for you, your friends and family. We hope these five project...

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Bubbly Bride: Wedding Cake… 1 Year Later

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride I don't know if you have had the pleasure of tasting a cake 1 year later, but personally I don't like cake two weeks later...I don't like cake a few days later. I understand that if you freeze the cake it helps preserve it - but when you are celebrating the completion of the first year of your marriage, you deserve to bite into a fresh, moist cake. I understand the special meaning behind taking out that top tier of your wedding cake and sharing it one last...

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The Man Registry: When Is It OK To Take Off Your Wedding Band?

by Azure

About The Man Registry There are three guarantees in life: death, taxes, and men not wanting to spend time in a jewelry shop. The simple truth is that most men are just not wired to enjoy the process of picking out and wearing jewelry (props to the ones that are, you’re life is going to be a lot easier). Furthermore, when a groom comes to the realization that when he slips that wedding band on, it’s going on FOREVER, it tends to lead to some anxiety. It’s not that the groom...

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Bubbly Bride: Once A Year Honeymoon

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride This might be one of those posts that you read and put aside for after the wedding planning. After the wedding you jet set off to an isolated romantic island where you have earned yourself a week of relaxation together. You spend a year on details and plans and surrounded by friends and family members and finally are able to spend time on each other. I have great memories from my honeymoon in St. Maarten - a private villa with a beautiful pool, delicious food...

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Bubbly Bride: Don’t Let Too Much Time Pass After The Wedding!

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride Your year of wedding planing will fly by and before you know it you will be celebrating your one year anniversary. Trust me! The year of firsts is an exciting one but in the blink of an eye it will be gone! Your wedding is one of the few times when you will have everyone you care about in one place. Once it's over, be sure to continue to keep in touch with those who helped you make it such a special day. How often do you hear "she got married and I never...

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Wishpot: Your Post-Wedding Wardrobe

by Azure

The amount of thought that goes into every detail of a wedding is so great that it can be easy to forget about the post-wedding wardrobe. Here are examples of a few essential pieces for any newlywed. The first item comes from Wishpot Wedding Expert, beyondsmitten. It is the Hanky Panky Rosalyn Thong and according to our wedding expert, it is “perfect for the bride.” The next key piece is this adorable Kimono Style Robe by etsy designer, plumprettysugar. My favorite aspect of...

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It’s A Jaime Thing: Life After The Wedding…

by Azure

...Should Still Include Time For Friends! About It's A Jaime Thing You get a bridal shower, a bachelorette party, a wedding and then maybe go on a honeymoon. We all know how it goes... but what about after the wedding? Sure, you're "Coo-Coo For Cocao Puffs" for each other so of course you'll want to spend every waking minute together... but don't forget margaritas with the girls! As we get older, we get married, have kids, become work-a-holics, ya-da, ya-da, ya-da.... sometimes...

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