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The wedding reception is where the party really starts. It’s where you and your guests will celebrate your “I dos” with drinking, dancing, mixing and mingling. Find out how to choose the best venue for you, how to decorate it, and of course, how to choose the menu.

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Lynnie
Green or Red Light: Wedding Favours?
Lynnie, On March 9, 2020 at 09:05

Wedding favours are an item that keeps coming up for debate when it comes to cutting down on wedding costs! Are you giving guest favours the red light? Or keeping them going? Photo from Baking Up...

Savannah, sunday 5-Apr-20 33 165
Lynnie
Green or Red Light: Last Dance?
Lynnie, On March 9, 2020 at 09:05

Are you planning one final private spin with your future spouse to end the reception? Or selecting the perfect song for all your guests to hit the floor for one last dance? Or is this one extra thing...

Sarah, sunday 5-Apr-20 23 109
Lynnie
Green or Red Light: Wedding Band?
Lynnie, On March 9, 2020 at 09:05

Live bands can have a big impact on your reception, but they also mean big bucks!! 💰 Have you already decided on a DJ, or are you entertaining thoughts of a live band? Does a live band get your green...

Stephanie, friday 3-Apr-20 26 99
Lynnie
Green or Red Light: Table Names?
Lynnie, On March 9, 2020 at 09:05

Table names are a fun reception trend, and an easy way to get creative with your theme! What's your take on using table names instead of standard table numbers? Are you giving table names a green or...

Stephanie, friday 3-Apr-20 24 96
Lynnie
Green or Red Light: Top Table?
Lynnie, On March 9, 2020 at 09:05

Will you and your wedding party have front row seats at a head table at your reception? Or have you decided on a sweetheart table, or another seating selection? Are you giving the green light to a...

Stephanie, friday 3-Apr-20 26 104
Cliodhna
Green or Red Light: Assigned Seating?
Cliodhna, On March 9, 2020 at 09:05

How nitty-gritty are you getting with your seating plan? Are you assigning tables or going one step further by assigning seats too? Are you green lighting this additional level of seating chart...

Stephanie, friday 3-Apr-20 25 115
Hank
Food for Kids
Hank, On April 1, 2020 at 19:48

For those with kids aged less than 20 months, what are you feeding them at the reception? They're still so young to the point where they have special feeding schedules and many parents probably...

Shannon, thursday 2-Apr-20 3 43
Shanabri
Music
Shanabri, On March 15, 2020 at 18:43

We're not dancers and didn't want to hire a DJ or band and plan on making a playlist for background noise. Any tips on making an enjoyable playlist?

The Thomas', wednesday 1-Apr-20 7 123
Ebony
disney themed wedding
Ebony, On March 29, 2020 at 13:04

We are having a Disney themed wedding and we are so excited! Doing most things DIY style and would LOVE some inspiration if you have any. Has anyone done a Disney / fairy tale themed wedding and have...

Megan, wednesday 1-Apr-20 10 143
Amanda
Wedding speeches
Amanda, On April 29, 2019 at 09:39

Is everyone doing speeches at their wedding ?? We will definitely say something and thank everyone for coming but we weren't planning for anyone else to give speeches... A couple of our friends in the...

Tiffany, wednesday 1-Apr-20 16 144
Lynnie
How many... cake tiers?
Lynnie, On January 27, 2020 at 09:05

Are you stacking your wedding cake sky high?? Or do you love the clean look of a single tier? Does it all depend on how many guests you need to feed? How many tiers will your wedding cake have? Photo...

Sadia, wednesday 1-Apr-20 31 177
Liga
Who else is planning Magician or any other show for their wedding?
Liga, On March 3, 2020 at 14:11

Who else is planning Magicien or any other show for their wedding? Since, we have small wedding, max 30 people I decided, we need more shows. We already will have Brazilian show, which will open dance...

Vinod, monday 30-Mar-20 24 116
Wawa
Wedding Lunch Options
Wawa, On March 26, 2020 at 19:11

Hey everyone, who here will be hosting or have attended a lunch wedding in a hall? For those who have been, how do you feel about a plated vs buffet? I know lunch/daytime weddings tend to be less...

Wawa, monday 30-Mar-20 5 71
switzeco
Tables!
switzeco, On March 26, 2020 at 16:35

How did everyone do their cake, sign in, and gift tables? bonus if you incoperated your loved ones who have passed on.

Rayanne, sunday 29-Mar-20 4 59
Jamie
Reception Hall Decor Budget
Jamie, On March 28, 2020 at 12:11

We are getting married June 19/21 I didnt think I was going to want a whole lot of reception decor but now I'm thinking I would like chair covers, maybe sashes, an overlay on each table and the head...

Hank, saturday 28-Mar-20 3 87
Cliodhna
Poll: Are your centerpieces high or low?
Cliodhna, On March 12, 2020 at 09:05

Are you choosing high elaborate centerpieces that your guests can gaze up at? Or would you prefer simpler, shorter centerpieces? Perhaps you are incorporating both into your table decor? What height...

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