I’m delighted to be sharing my wedding plans with you! I’m a twenty-something marketing and events professional in the Omaha area. Over the past two years, I’ve had the opportunity to plan some pretty fantastic events, and now I get to plan one for me and Mr. Meant-To-Be!I can’t wait to shar… Read more

We are a short 30 days away from the wedding! I'd like to share what I'm up to now, with just a month to go. I try to accomplish the bulk of wedding stuff on Wednesdays (#weddingwednesday), to keep some semblance of balance in my life. So I'm sitting at home on a Wednesday evening, catching … Read more

While registering for fun household items was something I had been looking forward to, Mr. Rose Gold was less than thrilled with this component of getting hitched. All he wants is a honeymoon fund, and nothing else. I see his point, since we already live together, and have a ton of household… Read more

As someone who half-heartedly struggles through any crafting activity, I agonized a bit over how to officially ask my bridal party. I hoped to invite my favorite ladies to be part of my big day in a fun and creative way. But due to social media examples of insanely beautiful and original ide… Read more

Hey there fellow planners! Mr. Bliss and I recently put together our wedding registries. I hope some of my fellow brides will have a little chuckle at this somewhat relatable post. I have a mildly unhealthy obsession with Target (don't we all?), so I thought we’d start there.  Read more

Hi, bridal beauties! Miss Dressed Up in Love here and I can't believe I'm even typing this, but I'm getting married in ONE MONTH! Honestly, where did the past year and a half go? I loved being engaged! It was so fun to say "Fiance" finally and I no longer I had to call Mr. Dressed Up in Love… Read more

We decided to take part in a tree planting ceremony, to symbolize the roots of our relationship, and the continued growth of our love, as we became each other’s family.  We chose to plant a Ginkgo tree as it is an object of veneration, a sacred tree of the East, a symbol of unity of opposite… Read more

Shopping for the dress is a big deal. Expectations are high, you only get to wear something this extravagant one time (unless you are, like, Anne Hathaway or something), and you probably have an image in your mind of how this whole thing is gonna go down. I’m sure that there are women in the… Read more

Hi wedding babes! Holy moly, I can't believe I'm saying this aloud, but I'm getting married in less than three months! We're already into the second week of October and it seems like the more I add to my wedding "to-do" list, the faster time is speeding by. Read more

Something happened. It was June, then it was September. We were in a wedding planning “holding pattern” where we were too far out to make any hard-and-fast arrangements, and then, somehow, everything needed to be done all at once. Truly, I have no idea how it happened. It’s baffling.   Read more

Dr. & Mr. Bourbon and Bouquets wanted to capture their story in a romantic, sophisticated, fashionable, yet fun and and whimsical way. Read: Vogue/GQ editorial style images. They picked a venue to fit their modern vibe. And finding the perfect attire meant adding two new outfits to their… Read more

It's time for a little wedding planning update, we’ve gotten a lot of the big things out of the way. Woohoo! I have been trying to tackle a few of the smaller things early to lessen the stress later. One big question I’ve been hearing from other brides, “What shoes should I wear?” Aside from… Read more

The search for our petal patrol officer was a breeze as Mr. Bourbon & Bouquet's now 3-year-old was our obvious choice. The not-so-obvious choice was deciding on how we were going to ask her to be a part of our big day. After a little discussion, browsing the infamous Pinterest, and a tri… Read more

The Final Countdown. Cheesy title, I know, but it is so relevant to what I am experiencing at the moment! There are less than 25 days until Mr. Lovestruck and I say "I Do" and I am overwhelmed with excitement and a LOT of stress. From planning the little details (it currently looks like Hobb… Read more

I’ve started forgetting things. The other day, I spent an entire 45-minute car ride trying to remember the name for Stockholm Syndrome. I stared at a friend’s one-year-old baby last weekend, and could not, for the life of me, remember what to call that kid. I even forgot the pin code to my d… Read more

The cool, camp-fire-filled evenings and football-fueled autumn months have always claimed title to our favorite season. What’s not to love about fall? The breathtaking beauty of colorful seasonal transitions, the crisp mysterious air, finding the perfect pumpkin (and pumpkin spice concoction… Read more

I am so excited to share about my bachelorette night. If you are like me and can't imagine yourself enjoying a night of bar-hopping with your maids for bachelorette festivities, please read on! Read more

Wedding planning is a tough job, but when your bridesmaids live in a different state or even a different time zone, the process can be even harder. In regards to my wedding party, I have bridesmaids living in: Alaska, Washington, Nebraska, New York , Colorado,  and even China! Needless to sa… Read more

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