In 2011, pre-motherhood, I was happy to stay up all night to watch Kate and William’s royal wedding. The wedding of Harry and Meghan Markle on the other hand…well, I have a three year old, so sleep is pretty precious. I knew what I had to do: DVR the event that is the Superbowl of … Continue reading Prince Harry and Meghan Markle – Royal Wedding Part 1
Those Middleton gals sure do know a thing or two about #springweddings! Kate showed us how it was done in 2011, and we loved seeing photos of Pippa’s wedding last week. Dreamy details that caught my eye: Pippa’s MIL’s emerald heels via here The Royal Toddlers via here Pippa’s custom Manolos via here The presence … Continue reading Pippa Middleton’s Spring Wedding
I have great news for those of you who suffer from royal wedding blues (you know, the sadness that ensues after royal wedding mania has died down). Prince Guillaume of Luxembourg married Countess Stephanie de Lannoy this weekend. First you’re kind of like, who? Then you see a picture of him and you’re all, oh, … Continue reading Another Royal Wedding
Shark diving, safaris, beach combing, and surfing. If any of these activities appeal to you, you might be interested in an African honeymoon. On this side of the world, our honeymoon destinations typically involve middle to south American beach resorts, or perhaps a tour of Europe. African honeymoons, however, are becoming all the rage, with … Continue reading African Honeymoons
Last Wednesday, we attended the spectacular event that Houston wedding professionals look forward to every year: the NACE Wedding Trends! Each year is an incredible display of the latest and greatest in everything wedding. This year didn’t disappoint, with Sarah Haywood (the much sought-after British wedding planner and author) presenting the differences between British and … Continue reading Wedding Trends 2012
It’s just funny.
Remember when Kate Middleton wore this little gem on the evening of her wedding day? That gorgeous angora bolero by Alexander McQueen has caused a frenzy in the bridal attire market! How will YOU stay cozy during your fall/winter wedding? If you’re on the hunt for a … Continue reading Kate’s Angora Bolero
You knew I’d write about it eventually. Pretty much everyone was in agreement that the Duchess of Cambridge’s gown was magnificent (although a lot of people were put off by pointy boobs?), but Pippa’s gown didn’t disappoint, either. After the wedding, Pippa-mania began With facebook groups “liking” her rear end, to rush purchases of the … Continue reading White Bridesmaid Dresses?
This is the sermon that the Bishop of London gave: “Be who God meant you to be and you will set the world on fire.” So said St Catherine of Siena whose festival day it is today. Marriage is intended to be a way in which man and woman help each other to become what … Continue reading The Royal Sermon
This is really embarassing, but I was one of those people. You know the ones- the ones that stayed awake to watch the royal wedding. Sighhhhh I didn’t mean to! I set it on DVR and got in bed, and then I just got it in my head that I had to see it LIVE! … Continue reading Kate & Will’s 4am Nuptials