Monthly Archives: July 2012

Think outside the chapel

Some girls dream of getting married in a little white chapel or walking down the aisle of their childhood church, but for brides-to-be who are looking for an alternative to the traditional church wedding, check out some of our favorite places to exchange rings. 1. Restaurant – For some happy couples, a favorite restaurant can hold a lot of…

Broadmoor creates local menu for weddings

Well known for its picturesque landscapes and first-class service, the Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs has long been a favorite spot for brides and grooms to tie the knot. After much popular demand, the chefs at the famous hotel have happily agreed to create a unique menu that features some of Colorado’s most delicious, homegrown fare ranging…

Be Your Own Wedding Planner

Wedding planners are great, but let’s face it, they can be expensive and, for many bride, a luxury. But if your guest list is on the modest side and you’re tying the knot in your home town (or close to it), you can save a ton of money by being your own wedding planner, all the while, ensuring your big night goes off without a hitch. Here’s how to…

It's Bridal Season, and the Forecast Calls for Showers

Bridal showers have been the same for ages. A group of women, including the bride’s mom and great aunt, sit around playing silly games (wrap me in a toilet paper wedding dress, anyone?) and ooh and ahh as the bride opens what seems like an endless pile of gifts. We’ve all been there, and we’ve all sworn that we wouldn’t put our friends and family…