Tips on Tipping!

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Let’s be honest, service is key when deciding on how much to tip. When you go to a restaurant standard tip is 15%, and 18% for 6+ people (which is often added to the bill). My husband and I like to tip a little higher so standard for us is…

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Budgeting for the Big Day – Wedding Budget

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For some people budgeting may seem like a task too hard to undertake, for others a lifestyle change they are unwilling to make, but the simple fact of the matter is when you are planning a wedding the budget is a must. Unless of course money is no object in…

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Wedding Day Traditions & Superstitions

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We’ve all heard the “Something borrowed, something blue, something old, something new” rhyme and we all know that the groom shouldn’t see the bride before they are at the altar. What about tossing rice at the newly married bride and groom or even having a flower girl; we’ve all heard…

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Non Traditional Bachelorette Party Ideas

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10 Ideas for Your Non-Traditional Bachelorette Party Tour the wineries with your girlfriends Grand Junction has SO many amazing wineries that you may be feeling a little tipsy after the first few stops. Make sure and play it safe by arranging transportation ahead of time. Absolute Prestige Limousine Service offers…

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Gifts & Gift Registry

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Ahhh, the Gift Registry…an exciting time for you and your husband to be (yes, he should be involved!), to imagine your home with all new stuff in it! How fun! But before you get ahead of yourselves here are a few tips to starting your registry out right. Register Early!…

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Everybody loves a wedding expo…

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We love going to the other Wedding Expos on the Western Slope. We get to meet a lot of people and get a lot of new ideas. It’s fun just to mingle, and see all the people and great decor that the vendors provide.   However, there is a lot…

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Heather's Top 10…

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What to Register for… The age old question…what should you register for? Your husband to be most likely wants either the newest gaming system available or something camo, but what do you really need?! My husband and I are coming up on our 10 year anniversary (WOW!) and here are…

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Heather's Top 10…

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What to Register for… The age old question…what should you register for? Your husband to be most likely wants either the newest gaming system available or something camo, but what do you really need?! My husband and I are coming up on our 10 year anniversary (WOW!) and here are…

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Adventures in Waxing – Part 1

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Today I got my very first waxing, and I did the whole shebang! Full legs, Brazilian (Yikes!) and Eyebrows! It was a lot to take on for my first time but I think well worth it. The lovely ladies at Wax It in Grand Junction were very helpful and full…

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Wedding Favors: Tips & Ideas

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In other cultures and countries Wedding Favors are/were used to present status of the couple or to wish good fortune to guests. We typically use them as an extra “Thank You” for attending the wedding. Even in the US, Wedding Favors are not as common as you may think but…

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