Football fans know how to game-plan for their nuptials

...rather than attend.In Dallas, longtime wedding planner Micki Novak said fall weddings often are planned...director of the American Association of Certified Wedding Planners.Professional wedding planner Kavonda L. Rogers, of Montgomery, Ala...

Solesby, Spires plan to marry on anniversary of Riverwalk Augusta attack

...Solesbee said she already has a wedding dress lined up for the big day. The couple have also been set up with a wedding planner, who donated her services, and been contacted by several people offering to host or cater the wedding.The couple...

Being a good wedding guest: some do's and don'ts

...invite them in the first place. You can't say, 'I'm so annoyed with you, you're uninvited.'"New York wedding planner Marcy Blum suggests adding an enclosure with the invitation listing an e-mail address people can use to RSVP or ask...

Couples are getting personal in choosing wedding favors

...really generic things that you can get in bulk easily without putting too much thought into it," said Amy Frugoli, a wedding planner in San Jose, Calif. "And now it's more personalized, well-thought-out and usable items."Great favors...

Leah Marie Gordon - Tyler Newman Janik

...attendants were Charlie Salmons and Oliver Salmons. The wedding director was Leslie Lyle. Photography was by Ivey Gibb of Ivey Mischel Photography. Music was provided by Scott and Caroline Sizemore. Wedding planner was Shelia Griffin.

Cord-cutter confessions: Reality TV made me do it

...mountain men, lumberjacks, roughnecks, rednecks, guidos, commercial fishermen, chefs, bachelors, bachelorettes, wedding planners, obese people, dwarfs, duck hunters, alligator hunters, antique hunters, gunsmiths, prospectors, models, socialites...

There are many steps before walk down aisle

...chosen; and a photographer, caterer and a director booked.The wedding is planned for Sept. 28.Connie DeLoach, a wedding planner and co-owner of Cordially Invited, recommends taking a year to properly plan a wedding."So many of the venues...

Making happiest days happen

Brides-to-be complain that planning their wedding is a full-time job. For wedding planners Connie DeLoach and Glenda Atkins, planning other people's weddings is their full-time job.DeLoach and Atkins are co-owners...

Outlook poor for bills to limit drivers on cells

...Heather's Law," after Hurd's daughter, who was killed on State Road 27 in Polk County as she drove to meet a wedding planner at Walt Disney World. Her vehicle was hit by a truck whose driver was text-messaging his employer and never hit...

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More couples are including insurance in wedding plans

...of the cost of your entire wedding, you can insure it," Mr. Brown said. Since Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans wedding planner Jennie Keller requires every couple to buy insurance. "I know that you can't play around with Mother Nature...