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Canmore, Alberta · From May 2018

I am a crazy pug lady with two wonderful adult children and am married to the person I have always been meant to be with. I am a featured user, and am... View more

I am a crazy pug lady with two wonderful adult children and am married to the person I have always been meant to be with. I am a featured user, and am happy to help with anything I can! I was so grateful for the help, support and advice of this group through my planning process!

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Happily married 🎉

August 31, 2019

339days 12hrs


How did you/will you decide on your budget for the big day?
Lisa of Plan a wedding, On January 13, 2020 at 16:21

There's so many newly engaged members to celebrate with, welcome and congratulations to all of you! Now that you are starting to plan (or for those like me are recently married or those that are so...

Christina, friday 21-Feb-20 25 252
That big moment - when are you sending out your invites?
Lisa of Plan a wedding, On January 6, 2020 at 16:54

There are so many milestone moments to look forward to when you are planning your big day. One of the most pivotal moments for us was sending out the invites. I was so excited when everyone let me...

Tracy, tuesday 4-Feb-20 34 299
Our professional photos are here!!
Lisa of Just married, On November 4, 2019 at 14:33

Warning - picture heavy!!! Here’s a few of my faves from our amazing photographer, Kim Payant! Him seeing me as I walk down the aisle Reading his vows in the pouring rain Our wedding party

Cliodhna, friday 22-Nov-19 12 119
Summer Brides/grooms - why did you pick summer?
Lisa of Plan a wedding, On October 16, 2019 at 09:59

Or for those of you that didn't - why not summer? When my husband and I started to plan out big day, we knew we wanted to get married in the mountains and that this would require travel for us and our...

Dawn, thursday 7-Nov-19 25 167
How did you pick your photgrapher?
Lisa of Plan a wedding, On October 28, 2019 at 16:42

When my husband and I started looking for photographers, I poured through google, this site, and looked at many options for choosing our photographer. One of the most important things for us was that...

Lisa, friday 1-Nov-19 12 76
It poured rain, but we’re married!
Lisa of Just married, On September 3, 2019 at 10:43

Saturday was the only day that it poured pretty much the entire day, but we decided to still have our ceremony outside, rather than trying to contact all of our guests to try to change the location....

Bianca, sunday 15-Sep-19 26 168
Small rant - just need to get it out
Lisa of Plan a wedding, On August 27, 2019 at 14:31

I've manages to not be stressed or turn into bridezilla this entire time - but now I'm annoyed. Just got a text frfom FH - "PT is bringing a date. Hope that's okay." Ummmm... the wedding is in 4...

Lisa, wednesday 11-Sep-19 24 299
I can officially say I'm getting married this month!
Lisa of Before the wedding, On August 1, 2019 at 09:41

It's the last day of the month, but still! How are the rest of the August 2019 brides doing?

Ashley, monday 26-Aug-19 44 348
Bridesman Gift Ideas?
Lisa of Before the wedding, On July 23, 2019 at 12:13

My son, who is 28, is walking me down the aisle and will stand with me as Bridesman. My daughter (24) is my MOH. She's been pretty easy to select gifts for, but I'm at a loss for my son. I have a hip...

Kelsie, wednesday 31-Jul-19 15 142
Bulk Hershey's Dark Chocolate bars in Canada?
Lisa of Plan a wedding, On June 24, 2019 at 10:53

Anyone know where I can get some? It seems to be very easy to find the milk chocolate bars either already with custom wrappers or otherwise - but I can't seem to find any of the classic dark...

Lisa, wednesday 17-Jul-19 10 84
It's 99 days away today!!!!
Lisa of Before the wedding, On May 23, 2019 at 09:23

Sorry, just so excited that we are less than 100 days away now! Eeeek!

Lisa, thursday 23-May-19 15 74
Is it possible to remove the voclas from a song?
Lisa of Wedding ceremony, On May 10, 2019 at 10:52

So, I'm having my best friend sing a song that means a lot to my FH and I as I walk down the aisle. Does anyone know if there's a way to remove the vocal track from a song so that she can sign the...

Lisa, thursday 23-May-19 9 75
Suggested Invite Wording
Lisa of Wedding reception, On October 22, 2018 at 15:35

Hi All, we will be covering the cost of beer and wine for our guests at our reception, but if they want to order something other than that, they will pay for it themselves. I'd like to let them know...

Lisa, monday 22-Oct-18 4 80
Fun, Upbeat Recessional song?
Lisa of Wedding ceremony, On September 6, 2018 at 10:28

We've been going through so many fun songs to try to pick one that suits us and sets the tone for the evening - just checking to see what you have picked or considered for what you walk back up to...

Maegan, friday 7-Sep-18 18 294
How to honor my best friend?
Lisa of Before the wedding, On August 9, 2018 at 13:43

Hi all, Looking for some advice and ideas. My adult children will be standing up with me on our wedding day (moh and bridesman), and my fh is having his best buddy and daughter stand with him. I'm...

Lisa, sunday 12-Aug-18 6 89
Have to show my dress to someone!!
Lisa of Wedding fashion, On July 25, 2018 at 14:27

Hi all, So, I found my dress my first time shopping and as my wedding is so far away, I’m dying to show someone!! We are having a small getaway wedding in Canmore next year, so I decided to not share...

Emily, friday 3-Aug-18 33 299