The most complete guide to wedding planning and services in Maryland, Washington, D.C. and Baltimore.


From Bryan Blanken, with Freed Photography Photography is very personal and also very subjective. It’s personal to the couple, the parents, and even to the photographer. Photography is, as they say, the only thing you have left after the... read more
By Tiffany Washington Newlyweds have a tremendous amount of responsibility and activity in their lives, and they are also still learning about each other and life together.  Two important topics to discuss are money and taxes. If either of you have made mistakes with money or taxes talk about it... read more
by Jeff Allen I recently have had the pleasure of being invited to several weddings in the past months. One of which was particularly thrilling for me, you see it was a perfect stranger who lives in the Massachusetts area who had read one of... read more
by Frank Whyte, Director of Operations, Radio Pro Mobile DJs He's a little bit country, she's a little bit rock 'n roll. Mom's big on Sinatra, but she married the original doo-wop daddy. The aunts and uncles prefer polkas, chicken dances and similarly embarrassing spectacles. And then there are the... read more
by Nancy G. Douglas, Owner of Elegant Accessories by Nancy Well, so you're getting married! Isn't this exciting? Can you believe this is really happening?! Where do you begin? It's SOOO romantic. . .and there is SOOO much to do! First you need to make a list. Yes, a list, and this one compiles... read more
By Rachel Shreckengast (author of Wedding Dollars and Sense and Say "I Do" to Saving Money On Your Wedding) Planning a wedding can be a stressful and often frustrating experience. There are so many things to learn in such a short amount of time. Not only do you have to choose attire for the bride... read more
By Anna Karden The purposes of marriage in the Bible are for companionship and procreation. In the past, they were usually arranged by parents, but the bride's consent was asked. Jewish weddings can occur any day of the week except the Sabbath, Jewish festivals, the three weeks between the 17th of... read more
by Vickie Preston Often you hear musicians and DJ's boast that they are not available through any agency. They imply that you are somehow making a mistake if you choose to use a talent agency to help you find music for your wedding ceremony or reception. When pressed they will simply tell you that... read more