The Benefits of a More Laid Back Wedding Reception

For many people, weddings are about throwing a huge party and inviting everyone you’ve ever met. However, is that really the best way to organise your wedding? Or are there better ways to go about it? The laid back approach might turn out to be the best one for you because it allows you to interact with people more easily. There are lots of others benefits of this kind of wedding reception too, so read on to learn more about them. Image Source The Atmosphere at the Reception Will be More Intimate A wedding should always feel close, intimate and friendly…. [Read More]

Important questions to ask your professional wedding planner

The organisation of a wedding will always be difficult, so it’s understandable that you may wish to seek out the services of a professional wedding planner. However, this person must also be someone who ‘clicks’ with you – who understands and serves your needs and desires from your wedding day, and who ultimately works for you, instead of forcing you to work for them. We know a few things about the finer points of selecting a professional wedding planner here at Château Bouffémont, and the following are the questions that we would most urge you to ask. Are you available… [Read More]

Planning On Popping The Question Again?

When we men take the leap to propose, we’re invested. we’ve thought long and hard, and are sure we’ve found the one. But, things don’t always work out, and if an engagement or marriage falls apart, it can be hard to get back on the horse. After all, you put yourself out there, and it didn’t pay off. Can you do the same again? Yes you can. In fact, more than that, you owe it to yourself. But, there’s no denying that it’s going to be more difficult this time. The nerves will be double because your past experience will… [Read More]

Second Time Around: Making the Wedding Special

Image sourced from Pixabay Second weddings are certainly not uncommon. Some people remarry after divorce, and some after they have been widowed. Other people have a second ceremony to reaffirm their vows. A second wedding might not be second for both people getting married. Sometimes you might both have been married before, but for one of you, it could be your first marriage. Whether it’s the second time around for both of you or not, making sure your wedding is still special is important. Perhaps you don’t want to go all out like you did last time or you want… [Read More]

How To Be A Better Best Man

Being a good best man means more than ensuring that the groom stays sober on his stag night and that you stay sober enough to deliver an enthralling speech after the main event. If you’ve been asked to be the best man for one of your friends’ big days, and you want to ensure you’re the best man you can be, you need to step up your game. Image source Here are some of the essentials of being a great best man: Know Your Duties Before you do anything else, you should get to grips with the duties you’re expected… [Read More]

Alternative Takes For Wedding Cakes

(Image Source) Everyone wants their wedding day to be one to remember. You have dreams of putting on a show to dazzle your friends and family, solidifying the day in everyone’s memories. But, of course, doing this is much harder than it may sound. You have hundreds of things on your list. And, they will all take a long time to tick off. So, to help you out with this, this post will be going through one of the most important items on the list; the cake. This is often the centerpiece of your wedding decoration. But, enough of that…. [Read More]

Smart Couples Don’t Have To Pay Out The Nose To Get Married

Pic sourced by sasint You love each other and you’re ready to take the biggest step of your respective lives. But you’re also a smart couple that knows that having a bit of cash after the wedding might be a lot more important than spending tons on the occasion itself. So, what are some of the traditions worth breaking in order to actually enjoy having two pennies to rub together once you’re back from the honeymoon? Plan it yourself A wedding planner can be a great help in plotting out a course that helps you get through all the vendors,… [Read More]