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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7 Tips for Planning the Perfect Honeymoon
Dating

7 Tips for Planning the Perfect Honeymoon

Your wedding day isn’t the only thing that requires planning. read more

Top Ten Upbeat Father/Daughter Dance Songs for Your Wedding
Father

Top Ten Upbeat Father/Daughter Dance Songs for Your Wedding

If you and your father are too upbeat for a slow song, consider these exciting and fun selections. read more

5 Activities to Avoid on Your Honeymoon
Honeymoon

5 Activities to Avoid on Your Honeymoon

Don’t let your honeymoon get ruined by making these common mistakes! read more

Great Destination Wedding Locations in the United States
Honeymoon

Great Destination Wedding Locations in the United States

If you want to make your destination wedding one guests will remember for more than the arm and a leg it cost, look no further than right here in the States. read more

7 Gifts for Mom on Your Wedding Day
Family

7 Gifts for Mom on Your Wedding Day

Show your mom and mother-in-law how much they mean to you on your wedding day with one of these creative (and inexpensive) gift ideas. read more

Beautiful Songs for the Mother/Son Dance at Your Wedding
Family

Beautiful Songs for the Mother/Son Dance at Your Wedding

Need help choosing a mother / son dance song? Here are six tunes that won’t leave a dry eye in the crowd. read more

Easy DIY Archways for Outdoor Weddings
Outdoor wedding

Easy DIY Archways for Outdoor Weddings

These handy frames can be the centerpiece for your ceremony, a lovely accent for your reception, or even a spectacular backdrop for photos. read more

Who to Invite to Your Destination Wedding
Guests

Who to Invite to Your Destination Wedding

What could be better than having your special day in a beautiful location that is as important to you as your wedding? read more

Unique Wedding Dessert Ideas Your Guests are Sure to Love
Reception

Unique Wedding Dessert Ideas Your Guests are Sure to Love

Are you looking for an alternative to the traditional cake selections for your upcoming wedding? Don’t assume your options are limited. read more

5 Unique Accessories to Make Your Bridesmaids’ Dresses Pop
Accessories

5 Unique Accessories to Make Your Bridesmaids’ Dresses Pop

Dress up a simple (and inexpensive) bridesmaid dress with a few choice accessories. read more

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