We're excited to debut our first annual Destination Issue.
A photo session with Georgina Emily Photography captures some major milestones for my sister and me.
Regardless of the latest trend, you should search for a gown that makes you feel like your most beautiful, most authentic self.
Brides, you are tasked with an enormous challenge.
Everything this magazine has to offer you is something I, too, would love.
Sarah spoils Alice with homemade holiday treats.
Sarah shares how she gets through that post-vacation week.
Sarah shares the details of her latest vacation with Robert.
Sarah and Robert celebrate their first love filled year with their puppy Alice.
Sarah continues her shadowing experiences and learns how each wedding has its own unique schedule.
Doing your homework before the wedding will help make the day of smooth.
We are quickly approaching three months of blissful marriage. We have almost tackled all of our thank you notes, we managed to get rid of most of the wedding decorations that we no longer need, and yet, I still have my maiden name.
Want your bridesmaids to love you? Let them pick their dress.
Conflicting ideas, parental influence, budget breaking vendors can all cause strife in an otherwise joyful time.
Ideas for Charlotte soirees and weekend getaways!
I cant believe this is going to be my last blog for Carolina Bride and the Get Fit Challenge.
Even though we are a little over 200 days out, Ive already received several requests from my vendors wanting to know the estimated timeline for the day of the wedding.
In my last entry, I talked about some vendors in the Charlotte area that I have had the chance to meet and highly recommend.
A review of some of our local vendors
Life after the weigh in.
Reflecting on what this experience has given me and the changes Ive made.
Food, friends, and games make for a great bridal shower.
Staying the course, perfect or not, gets you to the destination.
Sorting through the guest list is not always pleasant, but spread sheets make it all better.
Over the past few days, weve started to delve into what type of ceremony and what type of music wed like in our wedding.
10 + months of things Ive learned about myself and weight-loss.
As the wedding approaches, the tears start flowing -- even from this stoic bride!
A letter to the girl I once was and to those who need a little solidarity.
I have seen enough episodes of the show Bridezillas to know what NOT to do on and around my wedding day.
Advice to the newly engaged from a bride at the end of the process.
Reflections on a wild weekend
Congratulations to Get Fit winner Brittany Love
Too tired to be a Bridezilla
HIS perspective on the Get Fit Challenge
Personalizing very traditional customs.
Jason and I are getting married in two months.
On the home front, we are about to make an offer on a little brick home that we absolutely adore.
Celebrating with dinner at home.
With so many changes and huge milestones, I hardly have time to catch my breath!
Drum roll please...
When Brandee Dishner, Carolina Brides very own beauty writer and expert, said yes to high school sweetheart Dustin James, we were biting our nails to see what style direction this fashionista would choose.
Pre-wedding stess can wreak havoc on you skin, so sticking to a gentle, healing system for your whole body is a great start to glowing skin all over.
I'd like to introduce you to your summer skin happily ever after.
Perfect for brides, bridesmaids and all the lovely ladies involved with your wedding.
As a recent bride, I trusted my skin to Too Faced Cosmetics.
Kirsten counts down the final 10 days before her wedding.
One month to go!
It takes more than a dress to make a bride.
Reality sets in as Kirsten and Reese purchase their wedding bands.
Kirsten realizes that sometimes, something's gotta give.
Nearly six million people have signed on to AshleyMadison.com to cheat on their spouses. Here, one of them speaks out.
There's a fine line between swoon and too much, too soon.
In honor of the new book 'Undateable: 311 Things Guys Do That Guarantee They Won’t Be Dating or Having Sex,' Alison polls the male species to find their Top 10 Female Deal Breakers.
Alison offers some advice on how to bounce back from your breakup.
Alison gets a sudden desire for this whole marriage business.
Big-dollar demands, intimacy uncertainty and a doubting deployment.
Mean girls, klepto-mom and a coveting conundrum.
The best dress, maid of honor drama and calming your nerves on the big day.
Francie helps one bride put things in perspective.
Francie talks to three brides with toppling familial tension.
According to Andy
Andy appreciates the benefits of female friendship.
Andy takes control of his dating destiny.
Andy answers one of the biggest things that drive us bonkers.
Andy teaches men what it really takes to step up their "game."
Andy takes a chance and finds himself far from taken.