Unique Guest Book Ideas

Think outside the box: Your guest “book” doesn’t always necessarily need to be an actual book. Try something out of the ordinary! Here are three fun, refreshing, and easy ideas! 1. Try a large wooden letter, (painted the color of...

How to: Snapchat Filters at Weddings & Events

With social media, documenting weddings with hashtags isn’t the only way to show off your special day. Snapchat has now become one of the most popular social media applications and you can bet that someone at your wedding events will...

March Recipe of the Month: Irish Shepherd’s Pie

Ingredients: 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 pounds ground lamb (substitute w/ beef if you don’t like lamb) 2 large sweet yellow onions, diced 3-4 cloves garlic, minced 4 oz frozen peas 2 large carrots, peeled and diced Salt and freshly...

Valentine’s Day Themed Wedding Pinspo

While planning a Valentine’s Day-themed wedding for 2017 may be too late, it is work thinking about having the theme for next year! Here are a few favorite Valentine's Day-themed wedding Pinterest inspiration posts: How cute is this wedding cake?...

Why to Have a Winter Wedding

Spring, summer and early fall are the most popular time for weddings. However, most brides forget how magical the winter can be. If you are hesitant about a winter wedding for next year, here are some reasons and inspiration of...

Recipe: Super Chili for the Super Bowl

The Super Bowl LI is this Sunday and watching parties are being planned all over the country. One big aspect of watching the game is planning drinks, snacks, meals and desserts to enjoy while cheering on a chosen team or...

Tips to Help Find the Perfect Wedding Gown

The Groom has been chosen and the date has been set, it’s time to start looking for a dress! Always be sure to start your search early, as some designer gowns can take 6-8 months to come in! Here are...

Beach Wedding Opening – September 9, 2017

Merri-Makers is back on the beach for one night only to provide a romantic setting for a couple to tie the knot. From the sound of waves, to the backdrop of the ocean, this is a perfect spot for a...

Picking the Perfect Dress for your Bridesmaids

It’s your day and you are guaranteed to look fabulous, but what about those standing by your side while you say “I Do?” I’m sure that your Bridesmaids will agree to wear whatever you decide, but don’t you want them...

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