With a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Education and a Master of Arts degree in Curriculum and Instruction, Amanda worked professionally in higher education for several years, during which she gained extensive event planning and marketing experience. She’s particularly versed in DIY weddings and finding projects that capture a specific theme. In addition to writing for Weddingbee, Amanda also writes for numerous other companies including Ignite Local and Banner Edge Technology. She’s also published two children's books: The Dinosaurs Did It and Good Boy Duke.

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5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Registering for Dinnerware
Registry

5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Registering for Dinnerware

Consider the size of your parties and your hosting style. read more

6 Festive Fall Wedding Favors
Favors

6 Festive Fall Wedding Favors

Your guests will love how you highlight the season with these cozy favors. read more

How to Add a Touch of Fall Decor to Your Indoor Wedding
Centerpieces

How to Add a Touch of Fall Decor to Your Indoor Wedding

From gourds to leaves, here’s how to get the look of fall without braving cool temps. read more

6 Bachelor Party Ideas that Aren’t a Strip Club
Best man

6 Bachelor Party Ideas that Aren’t a Strip Club

Here are a few ways to celebrate that don’t involve bad decisions and debauchery. read more

How to Avoid Smothering the Spark in Your Relationship
Newlyweds

How to Avoid Smothering the Spark in Your Relationship

From “dating” each other to having a mini book club, here’s some ideas to fan the flames of love. read more

5 Inexpensive Date Night Ideas to Fuel Your Spark
Marriage

5 Inexpensive Date Night Ideas to Fuel Your Spark

From volunteering together to some lighthearted fun at an arcade, here’s how to get that flame going. read more

Wedding Trends: Trash the Dress
Fun

Wedding Trends: Trash the Dress

Commemorate your nuptials with a celebratory photo shoot! read more

Should I Worry About My Fiance’s Bachelor Party?
Advice

Should I Worry About My Fiance’s Bachelor Party?

Consider these 4 things to ease your anxiety. read more

What to Include in a Wedding Disaster Survival Kit
Advice

What to Include in a Wedding Disaster Survival Kit

No matter how much prep you do, there’s always room for disaster. read more

5 Ways to Honor a Deceased Loved One at Your Wedding
Advice

5 Ways to Honor a Deceased Loved One at Your Wedding

Keep their memory alive with these touching tributes. read more

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