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Wedding Reception

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, plan your reception timeline, and of course, how to choose the menu.

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From buttercream to swiss dots, here are all the wedding cake terms you should know before sitting down with your baker.
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If you’re thinking of having a backyard wedding, these are the major mistakes that you need to steer clear of.
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Ready to start working on your wedding cake? Here’s everything you need to know about your big day’s star confection.
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Prefer savoury to sweet desserts? Well, sounds like a cheese wedding cake will be right up your alley. Here’s how to make yours.
The Top 20 Breweries for a Wedding Reception in Canada
Places to Celebrate
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