Previously on Friends Eels…
Episode 1: The One Where We Kick Off The Wedding Weekend
Episode 2: The One Where We Get Ready
Meanwhile at the guys’ house…
Since Mr. Eel and his groomsmen didn’t have to start getting ready until a little later in the day, they spent their morning doing what I can only assume is normal male getting ready behavior.
Sharing tips on tying a tie…
And last but not least, actually “getting ready”…
In talking with Mr. Eel post-wedding… read more
As my time on the ‘Bee is winding down I thought I’d finally do the second half of the questionnaire started by some wonderful bees before me. read more
The decision to delay our honeymoon worked really well for us as we felt a bit more grounded and settled before we set off for our 10-day trip to Oahu, Hawaii. read more
It was an overcast and rainy day, which was not a good sign for our upcoming outdoor Saturday wedding. The forecast was rain for the remainder of the weekend but I tried to push that out of my mind as we got ready to leave for our beach house. read more
Guys, I finally did it. I picked a wedding cake. Or rather, I picked wedding cakes. 8 of them, to be exact.
As you may remember, I was having a harrrrd time picking the cake. Blame it on my pastry chef past – it’s not easy putting down a few hundred bucks on something I could do myself (and could do better, in some instances).
But believe it or not, we nailed down flavors – without EVER tasting the cake.
How? Well, I trusted my dad, mom, and sister to do it. And one day, my dad and sis went… read more
Thank your groomsmen while saving some cash by giving your groomsmen gifts that do double duty. read more
You don’t need to be the next Picasso to pull off ombré watercolor invitations. All you need are some basic art supplies, an iron, and a bit of patience. read more
So, my mom had these cans hanging from strings in her garage. They were all connected to this long, beautiful, rustic-looking branch. This, with the idea that flowing ribbons are just cool, spawned my idea for the rustic seating chart we’ll be crafting today. My cousins actually had an outdoor rustic and boho style wedding, and they had ribbons and baubles hanging everywhere. The effect was so neat; I often want to recreate this kind of imagery in my crafts! With this seating chart, your guests will… read more