Wedding Plans, Expensive; Saying Thank You, Priceless.

Wedding Plans, Expensive; Saying Thank You, Priceless. Don’t let your wedding day come and go without saying thank you. There isn’t anything your groomsmen wouldn’t do for you. Your best man is proud of his new role as confidant. The ring bearer is at the ready. And they aren’t expecting anything in return. So commemorate these friendships by choosing wedding favors with the same care you took in selecting a ring for your bride. It will mean a lot to them. Saying thank you for being there; thank you for your support and advice; thanks for all the good times we’ve shared—that’s what a gift can do. I’ve unwrapped keepsakes over the years that meant a lot to me: some …

Bridal Shower Attire – What Are You Going to Wear?

Bridal Shower Attire – What Are You Going to Wear? If you have ever stood in front of your nicely stocked closet, had a number of discarded outfits beginning to pile up on the bed, and still had no clue what to wear to the occasion that you are already running late for, then you should know that you are not alone! As a matter of fact, there is not one woman alive who cannot boast the same difficulty at one point or another. Of course, the other reason why the outfits are piling up could be the fact that a well-meaning spouse or friend took one critical look at the ensemble you were wearing and simply remarked “you’re not …

EQ is a Key Tool for Success

EQ is a Key Tool for Success For many men the term ‘emotional intelligence’ – or EQ as it’s more commonly known – sounds contradictory, a bit like the idea of a ‘fun run’. But with EQ there’s no contradiction. When it boils down, EQ is a key tool in being able to get your own way. It has nothing to do with ‘touchy-feely’ pink-blouse stuff and shouldn’t be confused with weeping in the boardroom. In fact emotional intelligence is the very foundation that great people have built their achievements upon. As such it’s high up on the list of study for anyone striving for success. No one can survive or succeed on their own and unless one has the …

Traditional American Wedding Practices: Weddings In The United States

Traditional American Wedding Practices: Weddings In The United States Starting with the engagement, Americans can think of unique ways to personalize their wedding. As there really isn’t any engagement tradition, the more unique the marriage proposal is done, the better. For most wedding preparations, the engaged couple visits their parents to inform them of their recent engagement. At times, the engaged couple hosts an engagement party. The engagement party costs less than a wedding reception since most of the time, the menu will only include cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. Therefore, if the couple is on a tight budget, they can just invite more guests to the engagement party if they plan to limit the number of guests during the wedding. …