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Cochrane, Alberta · From January 2021

I am one of a few featured users on this wonderful site! If you have any questions, don't hesitate to ask! I'm here to help in anyway I can. I fell in... View more

I am one of a few featured users on this wonderful site! If you have any questions, don't hesitate to ask! I'm here to help in anyway I can. I fell in love with the process of planning my own wedding, Then helping other brides on this platform! My fiancé and I met in July of 2018, he proposed in July 2020, now we have our 1 year old boy! 👨‍👩‍👦 💕 we say I do 09/30/2022

Happily married 🎉

September 30, 2022

70days 11hrs


Jamaica honeymoon photos
Alyx of Honeymoon, On December 1, 2022 at 15:20

Getting professional photos done for your honeymoon may not be for everyone but for me i’m so glad I decided to do it. I wasn’t completely thrilled with my wedding photographer. Going into booking...

KELLY, yesterday at 15:51 8 60
Jamaica honeymoon
Alyx of Honeymoon, On November 27, 2022 at 09:21

We just got back from our honeymoon in Montego Bay !! I highly recommend staying at the ocean eden (the adult side) coral spring is the family side! Such a beautiful hotel , only 2 years old ! Very...

Alyx, thursday 1-Dec-22 18 79 1
Show me your wedding dresses!!
Alyx of Wedding fashion, On January 4, 2022 at 03:54

Yes I’m thinking about wedding dresses at 2 am 🤦🏼‍♀️😬 I’m worried my dress is out of date .. I’ll link my dress below. I ordered it in September and it’s a very trendy dress shop but the consultant...

Raelee, tuesday 29-Nov-22 146 1,984 3
Wedding photos are in 😍
Alyx of Just married, On October 31, 2022 at 02:56

So hard not to post more lol

Alyx, sunday 27-Nov-22 25 212 1
Weird message on wedding wire
Alyx of Tech support, On November 7, 2022 at 10:25

Anyone else getting strange messages asking them to work on a project ? Felt creepy lol

Carine, tuesday 8-Nov-22 4 33
We did it !!!! 🤍🤍
Alyx of Just married, On October 2, 2022 at 11:25

September 30th. My dreams came true 🤍 The day was absolutely perfect!!! Even though it was busy it was so much fun and just the most perfect day ever!!! I love my husband 💖 I can’t wait to get all my...

Alyx, tuesday 25-Oct-22 36 294
Waiting on wedding photos… 😪
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On October 23, 2022 at 02:07

When did you get your photos back from your photographer? My photographer is inexperienced only has done a few weddings, but we got a good deal on his wedding package. My wedding was September 30. He...

Hank, monday 24-Oct-22 11 68
Name changing on passport??
Alyx of Honeymoon, On October 7, 2022 at 15:07

I’ve tried calling service Canada and they have no idea and I called service BC and they have no idea… does anyone know if there’s a time period on changing your passport and license? We goto Jamaica...

Tess, thursday 13-Oct-22 7 70
Married in 9 days!!!
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On September 21, 2022 at 00:08

I get married in nine days!!! 😳 I’m feeling alll the emotions lol. Also I can’t sleep anymore.. I just stay up thinking what needs to be done next 😬 I’m not unorganized, I’m on top of everything but I...

Brittney, sunday 25-Sep-22 10 106
17 days out, haven’t heard from caterer
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On September 12, 2022 at 11:08

So my caterer said final payment is September 15 (we’re getting married on the 30th). I tried to email him about where to send transfer and no answer that was in July btw. Then I tried to email him...

Alyx, monday 12-Sep-22 5 45
Buying your own alcohol??
Alyx of Alberta, On August 27, 2022 at 17:59

Someone tell me if this is true or not ?? My fiancé told me there’s. New law in Alberta that you can’t buy more than 3 of the same type of alcohol?? If this is true , what did you guys do for...

Carine, tuesday 6-Sep-22 6 47
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On September 4, 2022 at 11:06

My fiancé is quite shy and he doesn’t like attention on him. So even our first dance and his dance with his mom he doesn’t really want to do it but he’s doing it to make us happy. I really wanted to...

Carine, tuesday 6-Sep-22 10 86
What are the duties of a Mc?
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On July 31, 2022 at 15:22

Is anyone having Mc’s at their wedding? what do they do ? My grandma pushed me in asking my cousin and Aunty to be our MCs and I didn’t really want that I wanted the Dj to do it because he’s...

Derek, thursday 25-Aug-22 9 109 1
Bride & Groom toast ?
Alyx of Wedding reception, On August 15, 2022 at 18:16

Are any brides doing a thank you toast/speech with your groom? We’ve decided to do one! BUT we are having a huge debate about it lol. My fiancé thinks it should be short thank everyone in summary....

Darbi, thursday 18-Aug-22 10 146 1
Moore’s issues 🤦🏼‍♀️ -groomsmen wear
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On July 28, 2022 at 16:08

Did anyone else that went to Moore’s for the groomsmen attire have issue after issue. 🤦🏼‍♀️ Every groomsmen has called me this week after going in. Weather it was they didn’t have the shoe size, no...

Meghan, wednesday 3-Aug-22 27 226
Are you bringing a purse?
Alyx of Wedding fashion, On July 28, 2022 at 16:37

Brides if your bringing a clutch or purse let’s see them!! I can’t decide if I want to bring one, if I need one! There’s a lot of pretty ones online but will they clash with my lace sparkley dress?

Alyx, friday 29-Jul-22 16 126
My bachelorette😍
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On July 4, 2022 at 02:38

Kelowna is a must goooooooo So much fun The winery’s, the lake and boating!!!! We had a blast Our driver 😂😂

Derek, friday 8-Jul-22 16 152
Vivid wedding dreams
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On June 4, 2022 at 12:42

… anyone else getting crazy vivid wedding dreams yet? 😳 Every single night I’ve had wild dreams , some of them I won’t even say lol but one night I had a dream I forgot to get my lip waxed and I had a...

Vinod, wednesday 6-Jul-22 7 58 1
Flower girl gift
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On June 7, 2022 at 15:11

I have 3 flower girls! So I made these little gifts for them! Sunglasses, ring pop and a bracelet! And they can reuse the little purse! I wanted to put one together to see how it looked I’m not going...

Vinod, wednesday 6-Jul-22 9 69
Second wedding dress?
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On May 19, 2022 at 12:45

I never thought I wanted a second wedding dress! My grandma bought my wedding dress for one and second I love my dress!!! But now that I have it and tried it on a few more times , I’ve realized it’s...

Alyx, friday 17-Jun-22 18 213
Awkward guest situation… help 😭
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On May 29, 2022 at 01:16

We are now at the point of getting rsvps from our guests! So far it hasn’t been too bad! Simple questions from people which is fine! But tonight I got a rsvp from my cousin (4th cousin) asking if she...

Carine, wednesday 8-Jun-22 21 356
Attention Kelowna ladies !!
Alyx of British Columbia, On May 23, 2022 at 20:36

Now that I have your attention 😆 My bachelorette is in Kelowna! I have never been! and I’m so excited! My MOH has planned our first day going to 3 different vineyards on Canada day! Then the next day...

Amanda, friday 27-May-22 4 49
Mental health of planning a wedding
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On May 4, 2022 at 16:24

It’s only normal that with wedding planning comes mental stress! weather it’s family situations or wedding party situations and working through these issues with your partner! It may even cause strain...

Sascha, wednesday 11-May-22 8 113 1
Minted VS vista print (my experience)
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On April 8, 2022 at 20:36

Hi Brides! 👰🏼‍♀️ I just wanted to share my experience with you guys about using minted and vista print for all my signage! I started out using minted, I love their templates and their address book...

Audrey, sunday 10-Apr-22 13 249 1
When to do the first dance?
Alyx of Wedding reception, On February 7, 2022 at 22:48

I planned on doing the first dance after our grand entrance so everyone is seated and in the room. But my fiancé thinks it’s awkward lol What are you guys doing first dance before or after dinner ?

Maggnard-Smanta, monday 4-Apr-22 11 140
Bouquet flower preservation
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On March 22, 2022 at 17:09

I’ve been looking on Etsy to get my bouquet preserved, ideally I’d like it in a frame and then maybe some coasters. I’m hoping to find something in Canada but I couldn’t find too many shops that to do...

Tunisha, thursday 31-Mar-22 14 97 1
What are the ways you saved money?
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On February 25, 2022 at 13:19

Did you cut things out , are you repurposing items? What’s are the types of ways you saved money for your wedding? I personally cut out boutonnières. I’m reusing my ceremony flowers in the reception!...

Derek, saturday 19-Mar-22 35 346 2
Ring bearer attire dilemma
Alyx of Wedding fashion, On March 13, 2022 at 14:31

So my son is quite tall for his age! He’s 16 months and fits in anywhere from 24months to 3T just depends on where we are getting it from! And for shoe size he’s 6T My wedding is in September.. so...

Hank, thursday 17-Mar-22 4 54 1
Alyx of Wedding fashion, On February 15, 2022 at 13:38

This may be a weird question but what is everyone doing for under your wedding dress ? Lol I have a very low back dress and I’m quite chesty. My dress has cups in it but I’m nervous of falling out...

Tunisha, sunday 27-Feb-22 5 114
Price of hair and makeup?
Alyx of Beauty, On February 19, 2022 at 20:44

I’ve already booked my hair and makeup and my trial but I’m just wondering if what I’m paying is normal? I paid 250 for hair and makeup and 210 for hair and makeup trial. Obviously plus tax. It’s so...

Malyssa, wednesday 23-Feb-22 21 178
Calling aug/sep/oct 2022 brides!!
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On January 28, 2022 at 00:51

Wedding date -September 30th 2022 I have enjoyed wedding planning since I started in February! It hasn’t been too stressful! But the last couple weeks I have felt a little pressure/stress with getting...

Mari, monday 21-Feb-22 22 517 6
The most exciting part of planning your wedding?!
Alyx of Plan a wedding, On February 2, 2022 at 15:41

What has been the most fun, exciting thing so far of planning your wedding? Mine has definitely been trying on wedding dresses and picking the one!!! I can’t wait to get it on again! Secondly, our...

Lindsay, friday 18-Feb-22 34 225


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