4 Wedding Budget Myths Debunked


Photo courtesy of iStock Photo Weddings are getting more and more expensive.  And with the average cost of a wedding now being $30,000, it is important to be sure that you are not misled by prevalent wedding budget myths while you are planning your wedding. For example, in addition to 8 Wedding Expenses You Should Never […]

Wedding Music On A Budget

From Simply Bridal: As you’re in the process of checking everything off of your wedding planning to-do list, when you get to the line that mentions your wedding music, you might find yourself sighing a bit. It’s not because you don’t want to go without it; it’s because oftentimes finding a live band/string piece orchestra […]

True Wedding Costs: Why Using The ‘Average’ To Determine Cost May Be Misleading

As we all know, weddings can be expensive.   But how expensive is the typical wedding really? The conventional wisdom, based on various studies and surveys, is that the “average” cost of a wedding is just under $30,000, as reflected in this infographic: But does the mathematical concept of “average” actually reflect what most brides […]

Wedding Budget Tips: 5 Ways To Cut The Cost Of Your Big Day


Want to have the wedding of your dreams without breaking the bank? There are plenty of ways to save. Here’s five basic wedding budget tips to get you thinking. 1) Reception Time The best way to help your wedding budget? Be mindful of your venue and the time. Pick a morning brunch, afternoon party or […]

10 Dos and Don’ts for Saving On Your Wedding


Howdy love birds! Did you get engaged over the holidays? Well then read on. Chef Rossi’s Tips As a wedding caterer, I am often called, or shall I say grilled, by couples trying to save money on their special day. I feel sometimes like a used-car salesman with a really great Pad Thai recipe. “My […]

Some Simple Ways To Save Money On Your Wedding – Part 2

This is Part 2 of our series “Some Simple Ways To Save Money On Your Wedding”. The national average cost of a wedding is roughly $28,000 nowadays. Between the wedding venue, reception food, open bar, exotic flowers and fancy fondant cake, it adds up fast. While it’s certainly a special event that you’ll cherish forever, that’s a […]