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Best Wedding Dates for 2024

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Best Wedding Dates for 2024

When it comes to picking wedding dates, the sky's the limit. In picking your date though, you might find it fun to associate your special day with a holiday, occasion, or numerical date that is special to you and your sweetie. From lucky holidays like New Year's Day to special days like National...

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Couple showing off their engagement

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Newly Engaged? Go Venue Hunting First!

Imagine this: You're flashing that shiny new ring, sharing the happy news with everyone who's anyone. Almost immediately, the barrage of questions starts, "When's the big day?" Sounds familiar, doesn't it? We all know the drill. As soon as you're engaged, folks expect you to have a wedding date set...

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Beautiful Fall Wedding in Boulder, CO at Boulder Creek by Wedgewood Weddings

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Stunning Fall Wedding At Boulder Creek

When Gabriela and Matt set their wedding date for October 2023, they knew they wanted a location that would fully embrace the beauty of Fall. After 10 years together since meeting in college, the couple from Las Vegas chose Boulder Creek as the idyllic natural backdrop to say their vows for their...

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Tre Bella Indoor Ceremony in Mesa, Arizona

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Tre Bella: A Mesa Wedding Marvel

In the heart of Mesa, Arizona, a city rich in culture and history, stands Tre Bella, a venue that captivates the essence of both time-honored elegance and modern sophistication. This distinctive location offers an array of scenic beauty and unique attributes, making it an ideal spot for weddings....

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Beautiful grounds and pond at Zukas Hilltop Barn, now Fern Hill Barn by Wedgewood Weddings

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Zukas Hilltop Barn: New Name, Same Charm

Tucked away in the quiet town of Spencer, Massachusetts, you'll find a charming event space: Fern Hill Barn, a rustic and intimate wedding venue that has been hosting celebrations for over two decades. This beloved local landmark, owned by Peter and Lynn Zukas, was formerly called Zukas Hilltop Barn

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Outdoor ceremony with arch and decor at Tre Bella by Wedgewood Weddings

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Tre Bella Tales: Why You Need To Tour this Venue

In Mesa, Arizona, a special place awaits where history and modernity dance together under one roof. Tre Bella by Wedgewood Weddings & Events is this place. Here, every corner, from the rustic courtyards to the elegant Piazza, tells a story – and it's ready to be part of yours. Why Choose Tre Bella...

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Event experts at Wedgewood Weddings

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Save 250 Hours Planning With Wedgewood Weddings

At Wedgewood Weddings, we know planning a wedding takes a lot of time! According to a recent study, couples spend an average of 528 hours on wedding planning. When we surveyed our recent clients this past December, we found that using our services saves couples over 250 hours compared to that...

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Wedding party walking in the lush green meadows of Fern Hill Barn

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Escape to a Hillside Paradise at Fern Hill Barn

Located among gently rolling hills and lush countryside, just 60 miles outside Boston, lies Fern Hill Barn by Wedgewood Weddings. This intimate event space transports you to a peaceful country paradise that feels worlds away yet remains conveniently close to city amenities. As you meander along...

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This essential guide to wedding food options will answer all your food questions...

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Wedding Food: Everything You Need To Know

Our wedding food secrets: how to make sure your guests are well-fed - and you enjoy a delicious meal selection too! The Wedgewood Weddings menu has been carefully curated and crafted based on the feedback of our couples and hundreds of thousands of guests. Consider this: we host about 10,000...

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More To Love: Two New Massachusetts Venues

At Wedgewood Weddings & Events, we proudly announce expanding our venue portfolio into New England. Adding two new Massachusetts venues - the rustic and charming Fern Hill Barn in Spencer and the historic harbor-side Barker House in Scituate - brings more options to couples in the region looking to...

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The plannning team at Boulder Creek by Wedgewood Weddings in Boulder, Colorado

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Meet Boulder Creek's All-Star Team

Located in the foothills of Colorado's majestic Rocky Mountains awaits the scenic Boulder Creek by Wedgewood Weddings, one of Boulder's most beloved wedding venues. This stunning venue has played host to many incredible weddings with its idyllic mountain setting and world-class Boulder wedding...

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How to Navigate Marriage with Your Love Language

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Marriage & Your Love Language

When you're busy with work and everything that daily life brings, it's easy to take your partner for granted. We often forget to express how much we appreciate and value them. However, showing appreciation and gratitude to your partner is crucial for maintaining a healthy and loving relationship....

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La Jolla Cove Hotel Partners with Wedgewood Weddings

Wedgewood Weddings & Eventsis expanding its impressive list of Southern California venues with the addition of the beloved La Jolla Cove Hotel's rooftop location. The new site, now named "La Jolla Cove Rooftop by Wedgewood Weddings," is set to become the quintessential choice for couples seeking...

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Saluting Love: Our Special Thanks with our Wedgewood Weddings Military Discount

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Saluting Love: Military Discount

The U.S. military protects the freedoms that we cherish. At Wedgewood Weddings, we want to give back and support those who serve. Introducing our Military Discount Program – our way of supporting our troops while saying a heartfelt "thank you" for their sacrifices. As a small token of our immense...

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Romance in the City: Top Venues in the Bay Area

San Francisco offers an abundance of venue options for events and celebrations. So, it's only natural that locals and visitors alike choose the city for their weddings.

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Keep The Passion Alive: Why You Should Renew Your Vows

Marriage is a vibrant, evolving bond. As time marches on, we often realize how our initial promises have blossomed and adapted, mirroring the growth in our relationship. This evolution is a natural part of life, yet keeping the connection and passion alive is crucial. That's where the magic of...

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Courtyard ceremony with greenery and baby's breath - Tre Bella by Wedgewood Weddings

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Tre Bella: A Tremendous Arizona Venue

Big news - we're announcing our recent expansion to include the management of Tre Bella, a renowned event venue in Arizona. With Tre Bella now part of the Wedgewood Weddings family, we're continuing to strengthen our reputation as the go-to experts for hosting incredible weddings and events in...

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Cactus and desert scenery in Arizona

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Discover Arizona's Best Kept Secret: Colby Falls!

Arizona appeals to engaged couples with its natural beauty, cultural richness, and unique experiences - ideal for making lasting memories on your wedding day. This popular destination state offers diverse options for ceremonies and receptions. Today we're spotlighting one venue that brings...

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Indoor Elegance; Boulder, Colorado Charm - Real Life Inside Wedding Secrets

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Briana & Teran's Cozy Indoor Wedding in Boulder, CO

After months of thrilled planning and anticipation, Briana and Teran's splendid wedding finally arrived on a beautiful winter day at the breathtaking Boulder Creek by Wedgewood Weddings event venue. When more snow than anticipated started falling in Boulder Canyon, the onsite team quickly moved the...

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Trending: Mocktails & Non-Alcoholic Weddings

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Trending: Delicious Zero Proof Cocktail Ideas

The rise of alcohol-free wedding celebrations. From Hollywood A-listers to everyday couples, the trend of serving non-alcoholic drinks at weddings is gaining momentum. But what's fueling this shift towards alcohol-free celebrations? Let's dive into the reasons and offer some mouth-watering mocktail...

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Team at Colby Falls by Wedgewood Weddings in Gilbert, Arizona

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Team Spotlight: Meet Ariel at Colby Falls!

Meet Ariel, an expert planner at beautiful Colby Falls in Gilbert, Arizona. Ariel brings over five years of hospitality expertise to her event coordination and planning roles, along with a Bachelor’s degree focused specifically on event planning. We sat down with Ariel to discuss her rewarding...

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The Wedgewood Weddings Advantage: Your Comprehensive Guide to a Stress-Free Wedding Journey

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Your Guide to a Stress-Free Wedding Journey

When it comes to planning a wedding, the expectations are sky-high. That's why our team at Wedgewood Weddings are committed to exceeding those expectations. With our unique venues, transparent pricing, and dedicated team, we aim to make your wedding a truly special experience.The venue sets the...

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Make a splash with a colorful, bold wedding dress.

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Why You Should Choose A Vibrant Wedding Gown

In today's world, brides are embracing their power to redefine traditions and make audacious choices. A colorful wedding dress is more than just a trend; it's a statement that's lighting up aisles everywhere. If you're contemplating a departure from the classic white, consider this your go-to guide...

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A New Chapter for Abbey Catering

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Abbey Catering: Where Culinary Excellence Meets Amazing Moments

We're thrilled to announce a new partnership to add even more sparkle to our offerings. Abbey Catering & Event Design, a renowned San Diego catering company, is now part of the Wedgewood Weddings & Events family! This means even more incredible event choices for you, all crafted with the extras you...

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With an incredible forest locale at The Pines in Golden a multi-stop venue tour will open your eyes to the endless possibilities in Colorado.

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Rocky Mountain Weddings: 'Golden' Charm

Want breathtaking landscapes for your special day? Let's take a virtual tour of Golden, Colorado. This captivating city holds a well-kept secret: it's one of the most unique locations to tie the knot in the Rocky Mountains. Discover why Golden should be the backdrop for your wedding.

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April + Jakkree: San Francisco Summer Soiree

San Francisco offers a dreamlike setting for couples to say their "I dos." With its iconic landmarks and breathtaking waterfront views, this vibrant city sets the stage for an unforgettable celebration of love. April and Jakkree's summer reception at Log Cabin by Wedgewood Weddings was an absolute...

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Dog ring bearer in the snow at Boulder Creek by Wedgewood Weddings

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How to Include Your Dog in Your Wedding

Congratulations on your upcoming nuptials! If you're reading this, it's likely because you're a proud pet parent and you're considering including your furry friend in your special day. As a seasoned wedding planner with a penchant for pups, we've got the inside scoop on how to make this experience...

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The Pines by Wedgewood Weddings, a charming wedding venue delightfully in tune with the lush forest that surrounds it.

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Celebrate Love in Colorado's Picturesque Pine Forest

The Pines is a wedding venue that embodies the picturesque allure of Colorado's stunning natural beauty. As you weave through the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, you're greeted by majestic, snow-capped peaks and your destination - The Pines by Wedgewood Weddings, a charming wedding venue...

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Say I Do with a Blue Ocean View: La Jolla Weddings

La Jolla has mastered the art of combining natural beauty with elegance, offering sweeping vistas of the Pacific Ocean, palm-tree-lined streets, and intriguing architectural landscapes. And its allure extends beyond the aesthetic. La Jolla has been a popular wedding destination for decades, owing...

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The Ultimate Wedding Shot List: A Photography Guide

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Ultimate Wedding Shot List: Photography Guide

You've put an incredible amount of work into planning your wedding. So, you obviously want to capture it in the best way possible. And while you trust your photographer, it's always smart to map out the pictures you especially want of your wedding. Creating a shot list and sharing a checklist of...

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Ceremony with bold flowers - La Jolla Cove Rooftop by Wedgewood Weddings

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Aim High: La Jolla Cove Rooftop

As you exchange vows on a rooftop, with the vast sky above and the world below, it can feel as though you're on top of the world - and in that moment, you truly are. Get swept off your feet by our oceanside rooftop venue: La Jolla Cove Rooftop!

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Your Sustainable, Eco-Conscious Wedding Guide

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Your Sustainable, Eco-Conscious Wedding Guide

Your wedding will be the most wonderful day of your life, but it’s also an opportunity to apply sustainable and eco-friendly practices just as you do in everyday life. There are so many great opportunities to add green credentials to your travel, food & decor decisions so that you avoid a hefty...

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100 Questions to Strengthen Your Relationship

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100 Questions to Strengthen Your Relationship

When we're in a long-term relationship, we often think we know everything about our 'better half' but there's always more to learn! Run through this list of 100 questions to get to know your partner even better.

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Say 'I Do' in Scituate: A Guide to Wedding Planning in a Historic Town

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Scituate: Where Coastal Charm Meets Irish Heritage

Planning your wedding in Scituate is the definition of uncovering a hidden gem; just a half hour south of Boston, this beachside town is tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Scituate is ideal for a weekend escape and so much more. Let's explore more of this gorgeous and historical...

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Wedding Bliss Begins at Winchester Estate | Wedgewood Weddings

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Wedding Bliss Begins at Winchester Estate

Welcome to Winchester Estate! Located in the charming town of Meadow Vista, California, this wedding venue effortlessly blends sophistication with a laid-back vibe that feels just right.

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Raelyn & Mitch: Spring Splendor in AZ

With beautiful weather and sunny skies, there are few things better than a spring day in Arizona. Raelyn and Mitch picked a perfect day to tie the knot at Stonebridge Manor by Wedgewood Weddings. Ready for a fairytale event? Stonebridge Manor is a true oasis in the middle of the desert, and Mitch...

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Cuvier Club: Romance Awaits at La Jolla's coastal wedding venue

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Romance Awaits at La Jolla's Cuvier Club

Sophistication meets romance in La Jolla, California, at the distinguished Cuvier Club, a SoCal event venue bringing gorgeous weddings to the Pacific Coast. If you're eager for a wedding venue with a seaside ceremony site, an inviting open-air courtyard, and an expansive grand hall for dinner and...

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Desert Delight: Katie & Shad's Stonebridge Manor Wedding

Katie and Shad's gorgeous winter wedding at Stonebridge Manor was filled with sunny skies, moody colors, and lots of love. Katie and Shad first met back in 2018, so this incredible day was a long time coming! Katie joked:

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Honeymoon Hot Spots

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10 Honeymoon Hot Spots (& Why You Should Go)

It's never too early to start planning your perfect honeymoon vacation. Whether you and your partner want a romantic beach getaway, an adventure in the mountains, or something in between, we’ve put together a list of honeymoon locations that are fun, budget-friendly, and offer all-inclusive...

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Husband and Wife walking in the sandy beaches of San Diego CA

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Coastal Romance: Tying The Knot In La Jolla, CA

Welcome to the stunning city of La Jolla, a fantastic destination for weddings and a haven of endless possibilities. Set along the picturesque California coastline, this captivating city offers a remarkable blend of natural beauty, cultural richness, and an array of attractions, making it an ideal...

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Alex & Nicole: A Golden (Gate) Celebration

What's better than tying the knot with the love of your life? How about doing it in front of the Golden Gate Bridge? San Francisco is one of the most popular wedding destinations in the United States and for good reason. With its world-famous scenic beauty, mild climate, cultural diversity, and...

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Honoring Family Legacy During Engagement Season

As the nation gears up for the most popular engagement dates of the year, Wedgewood Weddings & Events celebrates its rich family heritage under the stewardship of the Zaruka family. Founded in 1986 by John and Linda Zaruka, and now led by their son Bill, the company has become a beacon of love and...

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Plan Your Warehouse Wedding at Croft Downtown

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Enjoy Industrial Charm at Croft Downtown

Downtown Phoenix is home to a rich history, a vibrant art scene, and a growing metropolis full of dynamic architecture, old and new. Within this sprawling urban center is Croft Downtown, an industrial warehouse venue complete with brick walls, wood-truss ceilings, and chic touches for a...

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13 Relationship Strengthening Activities

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13 Couple-Centric Bonding Ideas

Looking for couple's activities to strengthen your relationship? We've got 13 ideas right here! Many people dream of the day they meet "the one" and hope that they'll fall in love, get married, and live happily ever after with their perfect partner. In reality, the best relationships happen when...

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Let the team at Wedgewood Weddings handled the logistics of wedding planning

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Win Back Your Time: Wedding Planning Made Easy

Time is precious—especially for couples planning a wedding. On the one hand, you want to explore all your options and possibilities. Conversely, you want to savor your engagement and enjoy the little moments with your partner. Netflix and chill when you're engaged? It's a whole new experience! ...

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A couple at Danza Del Sol Winery by Wedgewood Weddings

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Pairing Love with Vino: SoCal Winery Venues

Let's talk about the best winery wedding venues in Southern California. Did you know that SoCal's wine industry is industry is the fastest growing and, overall, California harvests 3.7mm grapes per year? You know what that means: winery wedding venues are gonna be more popular than ever. Why wait...

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An outdoor ceremony at Log Cabin by Wedgewood Weddings at the Presidio - with views of the Golden Gate Bridge

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Love in the City: San Francisco's Best Wedding Venues

San Francisco is known for its stunning architecture, breathtaking views, and vibrant culture, making it a desirable destination for couples planning their wedding. With its unique blend of urban energy and natural beauty, the city presents an array of wedding venues that cater to diverse tastes...

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Two young women sitting on couch playing board game with counters, laughing. Happy couple bonding over an indoor leisure activity, smiling and sitting together at a table.

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40 Unusual, Fun + Romantic Date Ideas

Ready to spice up your date nights and leave your honey speechless? Well, you've come to the right place! We've compiled a list of 40 extraordinary date ideas that are sure to bring a smile to your partner's face and create memories you'll cherish forever. Get ready for some wacky, playful, and...

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Wedding Bar & Beverage Terminology Explained

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Wedding Bar & Beverage Terminology Explained

For many people, the bar at their wedding reception is critical. Today, we explain bar terminology and etiquette, while also providing ballpark facts so you can make informed decisions. Many couples allocate at least 20% of their total wedding budget to make sure guests and the wedding party have...

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Non-Traditional Save the Date Ideas | Wedgewood Weddings

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20 Unique & Affordable Save the Date Ideas

It's time to talk about exciting pre-wedding announcements, the Save the Dates. While traditional ones are always a safe bet, wouldn't it be fantastic to mix things up a little? Give your guests a taste of the fun and unique day you've got planned with Save the Dates that are as fun and quirky as...

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Make Your Wedding a Downtown Phoenix Affair

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Make Your Wedding a Downtown Phoenix Affair

Searching for a unique and memorable wedding destination? Downtown Phoenix should be top of your list! This vibrant urban area blends character, style, and excitement to impress you and your guests. One of the most significant advantages of choosing downtown Phoenix for your wedding is the variety...

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Leveling Up in Life and Love - 10 Best Video Games for Couples

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Leveling Up in Life + Love - 10 Best Video Games for Couples

Are you, or your partner, a gamer? Do you love to sit back and watch Twitch? Or are you horrified by the idea of picking up a controller? Whether you're an avid video game fan or can't quite get the hang of walking forward while looking forward - we think gaming can be the perfect couples activity!

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