Recently Engaged?  How To Start Planning The Wedding! Jan01

Recently Engaged? H...

Recently Engaged? Julie Albaugh spells out what to tackle first to start planning a wedding!

Interview With DJ Do...

Interview with DJ Don Swindler Owner of Any Kinda Music By Springfield Brides Editor Julie Albaugh http://www.anykindamusic.com   1: How Should Couples Select A DJ? Just like any major  purchase, do your homework and get referrals from family or friends who have used a DJ, or ask the...

Outdoor Weddings…Heaven Sent or Headache? Mar24

Outdoor Weddings…Heaven Sent or Headache?

Photography by Steve A. Hutchison Article by Julie Albaugh In the 20 plus years that I’ve been involved with weddings the biggest difficulty has always been with outdoor weddings. Why are outdoor weddings more difficult to execute? Because most of the time an inclement weather backup plan didn’t exist. And even when there is a backup plan, it isn’t rehearsed causing confusion on the wedding day. Relying on the false hope that “it’s not going to rain on my wedding day” guarantees unbearable heat, rain, snow or ice will turn the day from delightful to disastrous. The following is my eye witness account of the best and the worst...

The Scoop on Floral Arrangements: What’s In, What’s Out Jul27

The Scoop on Floral ...

The floral arrangement has traditionally been one of the most important – and expensive – elements of a wedding. So how do modern brides, all of whom differ in terms of budget and vision, as well as in other things – approach this seemingly perpetual wedding staple? What is...