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Our Wedding Day: The Decor Details

There are a million moving components to planning a wedding. Everything needs to tie together, fit within a certain theme, look, and budget. All while taking in another million things into consideration. I didn’t love chasing folks down for…

Bride and Groom Photos | Dara + Alex {12-10-16} | Peonies and Bees @peonybees

Our Wedding Day | Bride and Groom Photos

When I orginially sat down to create the wedding day timeline, I purposefully arranged it so that all our must have wedding photos would be done and over with prior to the ceremony. Mainly, because I really wanted to enjoy our…

Our Wedding Day: The Ceremony, Part II

Happy Wedding Wednesday! Last I left off, it was our bedeken (the Jewish pre-ceremony), as Part I of The Ceremony. Well, welcome to back the Our Wedding Day Series… THE CEREMONY PART II  …

The Actual Wedding Budget Breakdown

Setting a wedding budget is an extremelly complex task, believe me. I’ve written about the wedding budget breakdown before. You know, dealing with the overwhelming first step of this beautiful journey we call wedding planning. And now that every single…

Our Wedding Day: The Ceremony Part I

Our Wedding Day: The Ceremony, Part I

A traditional Jewish wedding incorporates a beautiful pre-ceremony event called the bedeken. Which is basically a ‘veiling’ ceremony. I’ll spare you the old boring details, but basically the tradition stems from when Jacob accidentally married Leah, instead of Rachel,…

Our Wedding Day: The First Look

Our Wedding Day: The First Look

One of the many, many decisions you have to make when planning a wedding is the age old question: First Look or No First Look? Since Alex and I wanted a (semi) traditional Jewish wedding, that would mean there were a…

Our Wedding Day: Getting Ready

Alright ladies! They’re here, they’re organized, and they’re ready to be shared. I’m talking about OUR WEDDING PHOTOS, of course! And since my awesome photographer shot over 1,100 pictures (don’t worry, I’m not sharing every single one!), I figured…