Category Archives: Wedding

Wedding Dresses

Ooh! Look! A wedding post! Something I have noticed about weddings, and wedding dresses in particular, is that they have the ability to make most rational women extremely materialistic. It can be so tempting to just go for that dress … Continue reading

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Elimination Diet, Day 31-32 (Citrus and Engaged Encounter)

Just got back from our Engaged Encounter weekend. It is a Catholic based marriage preparation retreat, but I would recommend it for anyone. Will and I have been together for four years and have always been very open with communication. … Continue reading

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Eco-Friendly Jewelry

You’re probably sick of me saying this, but the best way to find eco-friendly jewelry is to talk to your local jeweler. Availability varies so much from region to region and it can be very difficult to get truly eco-friendly … Continue reading

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Why You Should Buy Used Jewelry

Here’s the thing I love. Budget friendly jewelry can also be eco-friendly. But they aren’t always, so how do you balance these two very important things and still get jewelry you love? You marry a jeweler, that’s how. But in … Continue reading

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Budget Friendly Jewelry

The best way to save money on jewelry is to do what I’m doing and marry a jeweler. Since he gets an employee discount on materials and labor (his own) is free, he’s able to do pretty well. But, obviously, … Continue reading

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Buying Jewelry

What no one talks about and what everyone should is how to buy jewelry that is budget and eco-friendly. Especially with engagement rings, everyone just assumes bigger and more expensive is better, but this is absolutely not the case. I’m … Continue reading

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Have An Eco and Budget Friendly Wedding

We have a ceremony site booked and a date set, so it’s time to really get into planning my wedding! Our budget is about $7000 for 120-150 guests, so we are doing all we can to keep costs down. As … Continue reading

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