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 Tough Wedding and Money Questions, Answered!
Wedding planning

5 Tough Wedding and Money Questions, Answered!

No one likes having awkward conversations about money, but when wedding planning, you can’t avoid them! read more

How to Save Money on 3 Top Wedding Costs
Money

How to Save Money on 3 Top Wedding Costs

If you want to save money on your wedding, aim for discounts on the more costly expenses like the venue, food, and drinks. read more

Seven 2019 Wedding Fashion Trends for Grooms
Tuxedo

Seven 2019 Wedding Fashion Trends for Grooms

From showstopping shoes to patterned jackets, here’s some style trends grooms should pay attention to. read more

Four Wellness Trends to Follow Before Your Wedding
Stress

Four Wellness Trends to Follow Before Your Wedding

Feeling daunted by your wedding to-do list? Try one of these wellness trends to rest, relax and take some pressure off. read more

2019 Wedding Dress Trends You’ll Swoon Over
Wedding dress

2019 Wedding Dress Trends You’ll Swoon Over

Current bridal trends have something for everyone. read more

How Adaptogens Can Help Relieve Wedding Planning Stress
Stress

How Adaptogens Can Help Relieve Wedding Planning Stress

Adaptogens are herbal supplements that can lessen your wedding planning stress. read more

How to Use Intermittent Fasting to Drop Weight Pre-Wedding
Health

How to Use Intermittent Fasting to Drop Weight Pre-Wedding

Intermittent fasting can be done multiple ways, but all with great results! read more

7 Fitness and Wellness Bachelorette Parties
Health

7 Fitness and Wellness Bachelorette Parties

Here are some of our favorite options if the traditional bachelorette party is off the table for you. read more

What to Know if You’re Marrying a Non-U.S. Citizen
Advice

What to Know if You’re Marrying a Non-U.S. Citizen

There’s no getting around it: marrying someone from outside the United States is complicated. read more

7 Instagram-worthy Wedding Venues
Reception

7 Instagram-worthy Wedding Venues

Learn more about these gorgeous venues and what makes them so photo-worthy. read more

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