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8 Tips For A Perfect Marriage Proposal

You’ve been with your partner for a while now, and the relationship is stronger and more stable than ever. Life without this person seems unimaginable and you know that there is no other person you’ll ever love more. You’re ready to make the decision of a lifetime, and ask your partner to spend the rest of their life with you. Yeah, let’s repeat that: You’re ready to ask your partner to spend the rest of their life with you. It’s a big question, and a BIG moment, and you’re likely to need a little guidance. So, here you go:

Downtown Brenham Engagement Shoot by Sarah Ainsworth Photography

Photo: Sarah Ainsworth Photography

1. TEST THE WATERS BEFORE POPPING THE QUESTION

Before asking your partner the big question, make sure this is something they see as a possibility for your relationship. Marriage should be a subject you’ve both discussed at some point in your relationship, along with the question of Click here to read the rest of this post »

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5 Hot Tech Gifts for Grooms and Guys

Looking for the perfect gift for the man in your life? Check out these five cool gifts for your tech lover.

1. Amazon Echo

Amazon Echo
via Amazon

With the Amazon Echo, he’ll gain his own personal assistant with Alexa. He can ask Alexa to play music, call or message anyone, check the calendar or sports scores, or even request an Uber. Click here to read the rest of this post »

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Our Absolute Hands-Down Favorite Celebrity Engagement Rings

It’s engagement season, hence, the perfect time to reflect on our favorite celebrity engagement rings from the past year (while they reflect right back at us–there are some serious dazzlers in the batch, darling…shades are recommended). Feeling inspired by these celeb ring styles? These Houston jewelers can bring the ring look you love to life!

Paris Hilton

Paris Hilton Engagement Ring
Photos: Timothy White/Paris Hilton via Twitter

A bit tardy to the celeb-engagement-ring “best of the year” bunch (she said, “Yes” to boyfriend Chris Zylka this past weekend), Paris Hilton more than makes up for her late arrival with sheer carat weight. Her ring, featuring a (gulp) 20-carat pear-shaped center stone is reportedly worth $2 million! Click here to read the rest of this post »

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4 Fun Ways to Pop The Question to Your Bridesmaids

So your beloved popped the question and you said…”Yes!!” Well now it’s your turn to propose a little some’n. Get creative, and gather your gals together to ask them to share your life-changing moment with you. These bridesmaid proposal ideas are four of our absolute faves.

1. Coffee, Please

Will You Be My Matron of Honor Starbucks Cup
Photo: Clever Holly Designs

This is perfect for the coffee lovers in your circle. Stop by your local Starbucks with your bridesmaids-to-be and have the barista prepare their order in this fun cup. They’ll never see it coming…and they’ll love your for that! Click here to read the rest of this post »

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How To Pick Your Perfect Wedding Cake

Layered Chocolate Drip Cake

Cake Photo: Brian Mary Photography

Honestly, what is a wedding, truly, but a really good excuse to eat really good cake? OK, OK, that may be understating things just a tad, but srsly, loves, if the wedding couple are the leading superstars of the celebration, the wedding cake’s job is to play the scene-stealing supporting role. Follow these essential tips to find, design, order and enjoy the right wedding cake for your grand affair! Click here to read the rest of this post »

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