Jamie is a writer based in Santa Barbara, California, who loves to write about all things creative including weddings, DIY projects, and decor. She’s lucky to be married to her best friend and partner in life who is a professor at a university in Santa Barbara. He\'s not only her best friend, but a really great writing coach! Follow her stories for budget tips, DIY projects, and all other things wedding!

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5 Wedding Invitation Enclosures and Why You May Need Them
Invitations

5 Wedding Invitation Enclosures and Why You May Need Them

From the RSVP card to hotel info, here’s what to include with the wedding invite. read more

How to Propose with an Heirloom Engagement Ring
Etiquette

How to Propose with an Heirloom Engagement Ring

Follow this simple guide to proposing with an heirloom ring. read more

How to Choose a Timeless Engagement Ring
Engagement rings

How to Choose a Timeless Engagement Ring

Here’s seven things to look for including diamond quality, shape, and durability. read more

Getting Serious? Here’s What You Should Know About Your Partner’s Past
Marriage

Getting Serious? Here’s What You Should Know About Your Partner’s Past

You know who your partner is now, but who they were in the past is also important. read more

What to Do if You Find the Engagement Ring
Engagement rings

What to Do if You Find the Engagement Ring

Here’s five tips on how to keep your cool. read more

How to Host a Post-Wedding Brunch
Pre-wedding events

How to Host a Post-Wedding Brunch

A post-wedding brunch is the finishing touch to your wedding celebration. read more

6 Common Spring Wedding Problems, Solved!
Allergies

6 Common Spring Wedding Problems, Solved!

From unpredictable weather to bugs and allergies, here’s how to tackle some common spring wedding problems. read more

How to Navigate Your First Argument as Newlyweds
Advice

How to Navigate Your First Argument as Newlyweds

Here’s how to turn your first fight into a healthy and productive experience. read more

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