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 23 Nov 2009
 Ottawa, Ontario

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  • Under 3 Months to go!
     2 Oct 2012 1:12 PM

      Re: September 2012
    So we went to see our photos last night! Here's the link: Jess + Paul PM me for the password! (Went ahead and PM'ed it...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     29 Sep 2012 10:08 AM

      Re: September 2012
    Tnt - Your pics are beautiful! You definitely live in a beautiful part of Canada. Ontario seems so boring, Ottawa especially And thank you, the...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     28 Sep 2012 12:11 PM

      Re: September 2012
    Oh, forgot to mention: We go to see our pics on Monday night so I'll officially have something to share! In the meantime, here are...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     28 Sep 2012 9:56 AM

      Re: September 2012
    LOL, don't worry, you'll still fit into your dress. I was almost 8 weeks pregnant on our wedding day, but unfortunately lost the baby two...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     27 Sep 2012 11:02 PM

      Re: September 2012
    To the Ottawa ladies: Would any of you be interested in getting a chance to wear your dress a second time? The Something White for...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     19 Sep 2012 2:59 PM

      Re: September 2012
    Whoops! I thought there was only one weekend left! I love all the photo updates! Can't wait to see more! I have a few sneak...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     17 Sep 2012 5:46 PM

      Re: September 2012
    Only 1 weekend left in September! Can't believe that we're almost all done and married women!...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     2 Sep 2012 9:49 PM

      Re: September 2012
    It's official, I'm married! We had a wonderful day, the weather was great, and the time flew by! As beautiful, and memorable the day was,...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     31 Aug 2012 10:46 PM

      Re: September 2012
    I am now hanging out at the hotel in preparation for the big day tomorrow! Just got out of the shower, and getting ready to...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     24 Aug 2012 1:18 PM

      Re: September 2012
    One week from today, I'll be hauling all of my get-ready-gear to the hotel, and prepping for our rehearsal. It blows my mind. I've had...

  • Been There, Done That!
     17 Aug 2012 7:33 PM

      Re: New wedding band?
    If he doesn't like his current one, do you think he might be more comfortable picking his own ring? I disagree with the previous post,...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     16 Aug 2012 4:58 PM

      Re: September 2012
    Oh, yeah.. it's creeping up for sure. I'm dealing with decorator, and florist drama, as well as several other vendors who will not respond to...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     13 Aug 2012 10:36 AM

      Re: September 2012
    Holy crap. I can't wait until the wedding has come and gone so I can write some vendor reviews. A bunch of my good experiences...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     8 Aug 2012 11:07 AM

      Re: September 2012
    Also, 3 weeks and 3 days, I'm dying over here! ...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     6 Aug 2012 1:58 PM

      Re: September 2012
    I emailed you back, I hope it helps! For everyone's reference, the planner suggests working backwards from times that are more concrete. Ie. Work backwards...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     6 Aug 2012 1:54 PM

      Re: Florist/Decor MIA?! wedding 6 days away! help!
    I hope everything works out! If I were in your shoes, heads would ROLL! ...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     3 Aug 2012 3:54 PM

      Re: September 2012
    Alright, since I should be painting baseboards, and I reeeeeally don't want to.. It's time to catch up on this thread!! Bear with me here:...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     23 Jul 2012 9:45 PM

      Re: September 2012
    Sorry ladies, I've been checking in to see how you all are doing with your planning, I enjoy reading your updates. I'm less than 6...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     26 Jun 2012 6:09 PM

      Re: September 2012
    Gahhh.. I had a freak out this afternoon! My sister told me to check one of my bridesmaids Twitter feed, and she posted a pic...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     19 Jun 2012 10:16 PM

      Re: September 2012
    Lysh - Sorry to hear that you're having bridesmaid troubles, it must be frustrating. This is probably close to what everyone else said but it's...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     12 Jun 2012 5:25 PM

      Re: September 2012
    honey_pie - We went with Freeman too, and no, we didn't get to see anything other than the swatch book, which is slightly better than...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     8 Jun 2012 12:02 PM

      Re: Something small for the wedding party
    LOL! That's an awesome idea, those two movie choices make you guys seem like a fun couple. I couldn't handle the movie Bridesmaids, the whole...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     8 Jun 2012 11:58 AM

      Re: Mom's Opinion
    Not cheesy! I love those, and if you found a good deal on something that YOU love, do it! Maybe your mom is just having...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     8 Jun 2012 11:51 AM

      Re: September 2012
    Ok, I'll come back to write a real response, but here's a link to a video tour of our new place. Mind the mess! I...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     4 Jun 2012 10:23 PM

      September 2012
    Come on over ladies! I just spent my evening assembling invites, probably 50% done now. I'm all pumped up and ready for this wedding NOW!!...

  • 3 - 6 Months away
     26 May 2012 10:26 AM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    twosams - Did you end up finding any place for invitations? I could be mistaken, but I think Michael's has a sale on all of...

  • 3 - 6 Months away
     18 May 2012 11:14 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Phew, glad to see I wasn't the one who ended the September thread! Meechie - Glad your shower went well, I really loved the rocks,...

  • 3 - 6 Months away
     9 May 2012 7:55 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Yikes! I killed this thread! Hope all is well with you ladies! Got an email that my invitations are ready to be picked up I...

  • 3 - 6 Months away
     5 May 2012 10:15 AM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    LOL! Never even thought of gifts for the babies! We're not having kids other than my first cousins at the wedding, I'm the oldest in...

  • 3 - 6 Months away
     3 May 2012 9:49 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    DayDreamer - I *think* FH's start date is negotiable?? I'm not sure. He's working for DND, and they seem to really like him. Even...

  • 3 - 6 Months away
     26 Apr 2012 10:14 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Welcome LD Bride! I've heard great things about the Mill St. Pub, my dad was just talking about it tonight, and how it's really nice...

  • 3 - 6 Months away
     17 Apr 2012 10:03 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Ah, that's awesome, Meechie! Glad to hear that. We stayed at the Lord Elgin recently, actually, right after the Ottawa Humane Society Fur Ball at...

  • 3 - 6 Months away
     16 Apr 2012 10:01 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Sorry to hear what you're going through Meechie. Would you be interested in or have you checked with the Courtyard? It's SO close to your...

  • 3 - 6 Months away
     13 Apr 2012 11:01 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Ohh.. I think most of their samples of work are on their Facebook page. FB Page I've mentioned their website to them a couple of...

  • 3 - 6 Months away
     12 Apr 2012 8:18 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    honey_pie - Try Wishtree, I bet they could help you out under the time constraints since they're an up and coming business. ...

  • 3 - 6 Months away
     7 Apr 2012 2:25 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Auntieli - I'm glad the info helped! It definitely takes some getting used to, but when you're able to see the pattern in your fertility...

  • 3 - 6 Months away
     30 Mar 2012 11:52 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Hmm... Maybe a little like this? [img] http://pinterest.com/pin/87046205267303401/ [/img] I don't have my heart set on any one style, but I do know that I'd...

  • Etiquette, Children & Family Matters
     30 Mar 2012 11:38 PM

      Re: Tacky or OK?
    I'm all for Stag and Does, they're usually a GREAT time! With that said, I do think it's tacky to plan your own. We had...

  • 3 - 6 Months away
     30 Mar 2012 10:36 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Auntieli - I forgot to answer this before. NFP is super easy once you get into the routine. They didn't really mention the time-sensitivity of...

  • 3 - 6 Months away
     28 Mar 2012 9:05 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Look at you ladies go, crafting up a storm! Definitely haven't had any time over here to get anything done My dress came in today!...

  • 3 - 6 Months away
     18 Mar 2012 9:38 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    I was so confused! I didn't realize that everyone moved over to this thread! Still in disbelief that in 5.5 months, I'll be all married...

  • 6 - 9 Months away
     8 Mar 2012 9:34 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Meechie - Holy WOW! They turned out amazing! Here are my faves: 1, 5, 7, 9, 15, 20, 24, 27, 28, 29, 38, 41 (will...

  • 6 - 9 Months away
     4 Mar 2012 2:31 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Thanks ladies! We're both on the mend, bruises are starting to disappear, and insurance stuff is pretty much settled. I was super impressed with how...

  • 6 - 9 Months away
     25 Feb 2012 12:53 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Jules - Yay for green! I checked out the clover, looks nice! Since you've already picked bridesmaid dresses, at least you have something to...

  • 6 - 9 Months away
     20 Feb 2012 3:28 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    We'll check them out for sure! The guy working at Moore's even told us to look at TipTop because they have been in the rental...

  • 6 - 9 Months away
     20 Feb 2012 10:21 AM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Meechie - Your invitations look great! It's amazing that you pulled all of that together yourself! You're so crafty.. love the shirt and bell...

  • 6 - 9 Months away
     7 Feb 2012 7:34 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Meechie - So sorry to hear about your friend. People like her are put on this planet for a reason, and to have played such...

  • 6 - 9 Months away
     26 Jan 2012 5:20 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    auntieli - I booked with Wishtree Invitations, I didn't shop around much, but I think their prices are pretty reasonable. I don't think their website...

  • 6 - 9 Months away
     24 Jan 2012 8:54 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    DayDreamer - Isn't the whole guest list thing horrible? It's frustrating to have family put their $0.02 in on it, we'd be able to have...

  • 6 - 9 Months away
     22 Jan 2012 8:12 PM

      Re: September 2012 Brides
    Meechie - Your dress looks amazing on you! I also really like your hair! auntieli - We haven't settled on BM dresses yet. I've seen...

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