Tips on Tipping

Posted August 21, 2013

I was always taught that a tip is a means of expressing appreciation. If your hair dresser gives you a fabulous cut and color and you walk out looking like Blake Lively (who doesn’t want to look that fabulous?!), you definitely want to thank her appropriately. But what exactly is appropriate when it comes to […]


30 Bachelorette Parties with a Twist

Posted April 5, 2013

Hi again ladies! It’s Stacie from the team at I Do! Every bride comes complete with an army of awesome ladies who will stand up next to her on the big day. These ladies are affectionately referred to as bridesmaids. And lets be honest, they really are awesome. What’s even more awesome is that at […]


"Uber-Super" Valentine's Day Gift List

Posted February 4, 2013

Hey love birds! It’s Stacie from the team over here at I Do! I’m so excited to share a truly customized Valentine’s Day shopping guide for guys, gals, and all couples- engaged or married. Since this is a wedding website, let’s “vow” to put in a little extra thought and personalization this year by deciding […]


Be your own planner!

Posted January 24, 2012

Now I know you’re thinking, “Is she crazy? Why would she tell us to be our own planner, when this is something we would normally ask of I Do and their amazing, irreplaceable personalized services?!” But no. I still obviously want to be your personal guide to the ever-growing and every-changing world of wedding everything. […]


Giveaway! Winemaking Class for 2

Posted September 7, 2011

I am beyond excited to share with all of you today the great news: today we are featuring our very first giveaway! Grape n Grains, a domestic winery and home brew supply store, is giving a 2 hr. wine making class for two (complete with food, drink and 2 complimentary bottles of wine to take […]


toasting and such

Posted July 6, 2011

I’m sure everyone has heard an awkward, drawn out, or inappropriate toast in their day. If you are in the position of giving one—or receiving one, here are some tips from Southern Living (who knew they had input for weddings?) to keep from the faux pas: Giving a Wedding Toast Rule #1: Be brief It’s […]


stats for 2011

Posted February 8, 2011

This past weekend I participated in Wedding Festival’s biggest show in the past 20 years; it was my first time featuring my company in it’s very own booth! After I got over my initial anxiety, I had such a great time meeting brides and their entourages, learning of new vendors here in the area, and […]