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Amanda

Kitchener, Ontario · From March 2018

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Happily married 🎉

October 13, 2019

344days 8hrs

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Teens Table
Amanda of Wedding reception, On September 24, 2019 at 09:19

We will have about 13 kids ages 8 to 15 with most being 13 or older, and I am wondering if we should have a teens table at dinner time? Most are shy but do know each other.. My kids wouldn't mind...

Ashley, tuesday 1-Oct-19 10 68
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Couples getting married on 13/october/2019 in Ontario
Amanda of Ontario, On July 26, 2018 at 17:48

Hello my name is Amanda and just seeing who else is getting married the same day as us and where?

Amanda, tuesday 1-Oct-19 11 81
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45 days away
Amanda of Wedding ceremony, On August 28, 2019 at 08:12

I'm so excited and nervous. We are 45 days away from our big and I can say things are finally looking up. After all the drama that has been going on I'm happy things are falling into place. My sister...

Amanda, tuesday 17-Sep-19 7 64
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Reception Decor
Amanda of Before the wedding, On July 31, 2019 at 10:25

Ok ladies, our wedding is less than three months away and feel like i'm forgetting things for the reception. We have: all table linens, tableware, cake stand, table numbers, centerpieces, ceiling...

Ashley, thursday 12-Sep-19 14 81
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Confession time
Amanda of Before the wedding, On September 4, 2019 at 06:57

I am feeling a little guilty for 2 reasons. One being that I am ready to cancel the wedding and just go to city hall. Our guest list with kids climbed to almost 200 invited, we agreed to 100 tops. The...

Ashley, thursday 12-Sep-19 18 123
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Marriage license
Amanda of Ontario, On May 17, 2019 at 07:13

I was wide awake at 5am so I decided to look up the cost of marriage licenses, wow do they vary huge. Kitchener at $154 to Zorra at $90. Just for fun I looked at Niagara Falls they are...

Erin, wednesday 4-Sep-19 18 149
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Need to vent
Amanda of Plan a wedding, On November 29, 2018 at 11:21

I love that everyone is offering us helpful tips and tricks to save money with our wedding but it seems like they all want us to have some cheap wedding. By cheap I mean, tell everyone to bring the...

Ashley, wednesday 21-Aug-19 6 58
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So lost
Amanda of Plan a wedding, On August 16, 2019 at 06:50

So I woke up to a very confusing text this morning, I am under 2 months from the wedding and my MOH text me that she and the BM are backing out. Like wtf? They were both at fittings yesterday with us,...

Ashley, wednesday 21-Aug-19 23 270
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Air Bnb
Amanda of Ontario, On September 25, 2018 at 08:24

I have never used air bnb but when we met with a photographer she mentioned that instead of using a hotel to get ready, try and get a house through air bnb for photos. Has anyone done this before? We...

Bianca, monday 4-Mar-19 1 60
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Removing wedding website
Amanda of Tech support, On January 23, 2019 at 07:41

I created a website on here and now I do not need it, found one that works better for us, how to I delete it? I have never shared the site with anyone.

Amanda, friday 8-Feb-19 5 533
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Changing of name.
Amanda of WeddingWire, On January 25, 2019 at 16:15

Just a few questions. I am just wondering how many woman took their partners last name, who kept their own name, or hyphen their name? Also if you changed your name how much of a hassle is it? I'm...

Taylor, saturday 2-Feb-19 9 79
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Maid of honour going silent
Amanda of Plan a wedding, On January 5, 2019 at 15:09

Has anyone experienced his situation, I asked a close friend to be my MOH and she was thrilled, very helpful at the beginning. Now since another friend got engaged my MOH has no time for me, hardly...

Bianca, tuesday 8-Jan-19 5 95
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Guest list struggles
Amanda of Plan a wedding, On October 26, 2018 at 14:20

We are struggling with the guest list. We know that the majority of FH family will not be able to make due to travel costs, they are out of province. But we were told the send them the invites...

Bianca, wednesday 21-Nov-18 12 96
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11 Months Away
Amanda of Plan a wedding, On November 13, 2018 at 12:04

WE are 11 months today away from the big day and I'm nervous. We started planning about in the summer and thought things were going well until I looked at the calendar. We have been so busy with life,...

Kaisha, friday 16-Nov-18 4 23
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Day of time line
Amanda of Plan a wedding, On November 4, 2018 at 07:14

Hello ladies, I am trying to figure out how much time I will need a photographer for on the day of. I want the getting ready photos, the first reveals of both FH and my dad, and the first dance with...

Amanda, monday 5-Nov-18 7 83
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The bar
Amanda of Wedding reception, On September 10, 2018 at 20:54

So I am not sure what to do about the bar. Do we have a cash, toonie or open bar? There are pros and cons too all options. I've even had it suggested to offer 2 drink tickets per adult and than they...

Vinod, monday 17-Sep-18 16 142
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Change wedding colors
Amanda of Plan a wedding, On September 3, 2018 at 12:34

Has anyone change the colour theme to their wedding, if so how many times? We are getting married Thanksgiving weekend, the FH loves a medium teal colour and I was toying with grey but now that I'm...

Valérie, thursday 6-Sep-18 13 94
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Bachelorette/bachelor parties
Amanda of Ontario, On August 1, 2018 at 08:09

So you wedding party is small, moh is a close friend, BM lives in Alberta, the rest are my kids under 16. I'm trying to think of ideas to do instead of the typical out drinking.. clearly can't. I was...

Allison, tuesday 4-Sep-18 3 46
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Reception seating
Amanda of Wedding reception, On August 13, 2018 at 16:16

Hello ladies, I could really use some help. I am struggling with the seating chart for dinner. I have more family coming than my FH and my side has more children as well. My question is, how would you...

Allison, tuesday 4-Sep-18 4 61
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Seating chart
Amanda of Wedding reception, On July 29, 2018 at 15:36

So my FH and I are toying with the idea of not really having a seating chart. I kind of want everyone to just sit wherever with the hopes they mingle together. My concern with that though is too many...

Vinod, friday 3-Aug-18 6 48
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Stag and Doe
Amanda of Before the wedding, On August 1, 2018 at 07:49

I am just curious if anyone has had a stag and doe not work out for them? I have talk to friends that recently had stag and doe's and their biggest worry is not making any money on them. To me it...

Bianca, thursday 2-Aug-18 8 149
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Out of province guest and questions
Amanda of Ontario, On July 25, 2018 at 14:17

We have about 1/3 to 1/2 our guests live on the east coast and we are having out wedding on the Sunday of a long weekend. My question is, when would be best to have a dinner rehearsal? Do you have to...

Vinod, thursday 26-Jul-18 4 29
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Love this place.
Amanda of Ontario, On June 27, 2018 at 07:32

I have been reading through the community on here, its amazes me all the little details that i haven't thought of yet. It seems I have to make a major list of thungs to do and than a bunch of sub...

Candice, saturday 7-Jul-18 4 26
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Speeches and kids
Amanda of Ontario, On June 23, 2018 at 08:10

So neither my SO or I enjoy making speaches, in fact just thinking about standing front of people to say our vows scare us. My question is, has anyone been to a wedding with no speaches? We are having...

Emma, monday 25-Jun-18 4 72
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Socan
Amanda of Plan a wedding, On June 12, 2018 at 13:00

Can someone please explain what SOCAN is? I am seeing this fee often and have no clue about it. Thanks

Sara, wednesday 13-Jun-18 3 444
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Small weddings
Amanda of Ontario, On June 7, 2018 at 20:18

So we are looking at wedding venues around our area ( kitchener/Cambridge) and finding it jard to find a venue that will accept 50 to 75 guests. We are looking for October and not a saturday date. Im...

Amber, saturday 9-Jun-18 10 116