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Going to the Chapel – and Buying a Southern Maryland Home at the Same Time?

If you’ve been watching the housing market in Southern Maryland lately, you know that housing is moving fast. Interest rates are still low (but slowly creeping up), and buyers are scrambling to purchase homes before someone else gets there first. ...

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6 Reasons to Consider a Short Wedding Dress

The long, white or ivory wedding gown is still the choice of most brides, but a peek onto the runways of Bridal Fashion Week will show you that nontraditional wedding gowns are gaining in popularity. One of the hottest trends? ...

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How to Prepare for Hot Wedding Day Weather

If you’ve lived in Southern Maryland for any length of time, you know that summers can be hot and humid. (Heck, sometimes this extends into spring and fall!) You can take simple measures to make sure you and your guests ...

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3 Wedding Flower Trends Blooming in 2017

It’s spring, and that means flowers are blooming everywhere you look. What’s popular in wedding flowers this year? Check out these three trends for 2017. Location, location, location More and more couples are putting seasonal, locally sourced food on the ...

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What type of wedding planner do you need?

Like the brides who hire them, all wedding consultants are different. From full-service planning and design to a la carte service, wedding planners can serve a variety of roles for their clients. Which type of wedding planner is right for ...

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What’s a groom’s cake – and do we have to have one?

Have you ever attended a wedding where two cakes were served? Chances are good that the second cake was a groom’s cake, made in honor of the groom. It is a tradition that dates back to Victorian times in Britain ...

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Real Wedding: Enjoy this Star Wars-Themed Wedding, You Will

May the Fourth be with you! We have the perfect nerdy and chic wedding for today, which is Star Wars Day. Mike and Emily blended their love for the classic flick with their love for each other to plan their ...

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Say Cheers to a Signature Drink at Your Wedding

Want to simplify your wedding bar and serve guests something unique? Create a signature drink (or two!) for your wedding! A signature drink is a unique concoction created for a person or establishment (lots of bars have them). The ingredients ...

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In Loving Memory: 5 Ways to Remember Loved Ones on Your Wedding Day

If you’re missing someone’s presence on your wedding day, you probably want to pay tribute to them at your ceremony or reception. A tribute is a lovely way to honor your relationship and mark the important place that person played ...

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3 Tips for Making Your Wedding Theme Work for You

You don’t have to choose a theme for your wedding, but if you’re not sure where to start your planning, choosing a theme can help you move forward. Here’s how to make your theme work for you. A theme can ...

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