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'Ottawa', Ontario · From November 2019

I am currently finishing my masters degree while also planning my wedding! Glutton for punishment? I'd say so lol

Happily married 🎉

April 30, 2022

63days 13hrs
Makeup and Face Masks
Colleen, On March 25, 2021 at 00:13

What did (or are) people doing about their makeup and having to wear face masks at some point during the day? I know I won’t have to wear one during the ceremony (we are still being safe and only have...

Colleen, friday 26-Mar-21 4
A Wedding You "Want" But Can't Have
Hank, On March 16, 2021 at 11:41

Let's pretend money and covid are not factors. What would be a craaaaaaaaazy wedding idea that if pulled off would be SO cool but something that in reality is impractical? A wedding in a historic...

Stacey Tc, thursday 27-May-21 15
Getting married at the church, pushing reception?
Tenessee, On March 16, 2021 at 21:23

Hey Brides, Just wanted to get some peoples opinions on what to do about my wedding day. It’s planned for October 2, 2021. We are getting married at my church and then our reception will follow at our...

Emily, tuesday 6-Apr-21 7
Card box
Kathy, On March 20, 2021 at 10:10

Hi All, Trying to find an inexpensive card box idea. I like the acrylic box idea but they seem pricey and what would we do with it after? Don't want a dust collector. Also like the glass box idea as...

Kathy, saturday 27-Mar-21 16
Elopement - to wear my wedding dress or find something more simple?
Kathryn, On March 24, 2021 at 12:02

Hello current and past brides! I have an indecisive dilemma! We decided to go with the current restrictions for our May 15 wedding this year and keep it simple, small and to just our parents and...

Sarah, saturday 3-Apr-21 8
First Look
Darlene, On February 20, 2021 at 17:33

I’m torn on whether I want to do a first look. My photographer suggested it and has gotten so many amazing photos. My soon to be husband is very much on board. It would be nice to have that intimate...

Vinod, sunday 28-Feb-21 16
Online Registry
Madison, On February 24, 2021 at 15:13

Trying to do an online registry! Somewhere that actually ships to Quebec. Haaaaaaalp please!

Amelia, thursday 25-Feb-21 5
Plus size wedding photography
Colleen, On February 24, 2021 at 19:53

Hey everyone! So I’m definitely a curvy girl (about a size 18 and 5’1) and have been looking for some tips on how to get the best versions of my wedding photos (ex. poses, tips, etc.). I’m really...

Rayanne, friday 26-Feb-21 5 106 1
Relationship Gifs and Memes
Hank, On February 24, 2021 at 15:09

Post a meme or gif that describes any aspect your relationship!

Alexis, monday 15-Mar-21 8
Fun Discussion! Entrance and First Dance Songs!
Colleen, On January 19, 2021 at 21:19

This is a stressful time for most of us (if not all of us) and I wanted to offer a topic that could just be some fun! What are some song suggestions to play while walking down the aisle or for first...

Megan, thursday 11-Feb-21 29 748 2
Micro-wedding Venue Ideas (may 2021 - Ottawa)
Colleen, On January 19, 2021 at 20:37

Hey everyone! I hope that you are all doing well (or as well as can be) during this never ending craziness! I am trying to find some good venue options (besides a backyard wedding) for a very small...

Hank, wednesday 20-Jan-21 1 80
May 2021 Restrictions
Kristen, On January 18, 2021 at 18:04

Hi fellow brides and grooms, Our wedding was supposed to be May 2020 and we postponed to August 2020 and now we are on for May 14, 2021. It has been a crazy awful emotional journey throughout this...

Colleen, tuesday 19-Jan-21 2
Covid Honeymoon Ideas
Colleen, On January 11, 2021 at 23:57

Hi! I live in Ottawa and my wedding date is May 1st and my fiancé and I decided we’re going full steam ahead! We’re going to have a super small wedding this year (just our bridal party and parents)...

Emily, friday 26-Mar-21 3 108 1
Covid-19 wedding May 1st, 2021
Jennifer, On January 10, 2021 at 15:42

My fiancé and I were supposed to get married September 26th of last year. We postpone our wedding to May 1st this year and wondering what will happen. My vendor is patiently waiting just as I am but...

Stephanie, tuesday 26-Jan-21 8
April 2021 and covid restrictions
Savannah, On January 11, 2021 at 19:29

Wondering what other couples whose weddings are planned for April/ early 2021 are planning with the current COVID restrictions. We planned to do our vow renewal end of April on our one year...

Savannah, tuesday 12-Jan-21 9 1
Brides Opinion for Save The Dates/invites for covid
Chelsey, On January 11, 2021 at 21:01

Hello fellow Brides, I am getting married May 29th, 2021 and still plan to go forth with the wedding! I haven't sent out any save the dates or invites yet and I'm not sure how to approach the idea...

Angie, wednesday 13-Jan-21 7
Getting Married Anyways (may 2021)
Colleen, On December 15, 2020 at 13:19

My fiancé and I have been engaged for almost two years. We decided to wait until we were both done school (my MA and his college program) before getting married. We also don’t live together for...

Kristin, sunday 27-Dec-20 26
New bride
Nicole, On December 10, 2020 at 13:11

Hello fellow brides or wives I'm getting engaged this Christmas..but not having the wedding till like 2023 but I've never been that type of girl who always pictured her wedding day...i know the theme...

Colleen, tuesday 15-Dec-20 4
Separate ceremony and reception dates
Ashley, On December 11, 2020 at 15:44

Hi All! We have been together for 8 years, engaged for one and planned for August 7, 2021 to get married. Our thought is we want to be married but also want to have bigger celebration with family and...

Ashley, sunday 27-Dec-20 9
Virtual save the dates
Jackie, On December 15, 2020 at 00:30

Has anyone sent virtual save the dates? I’m looking for ways to save some money and was hoping there was a website out there that does virtual save the dates for cheap or even free?! Any websites you...

Erin, sunday 26-Dec-21 12 6
Cheyenne, On December 15, 2020 at 00:51

Just got engaged recently and I have no idea what todo or how to start we’ve chosen April,18,2022

Gloria, sunday 20-Dec-20 5
Wedding venue booked! Oct 2022 (so far away)
Kristen, On December 13, 2020 at 15:34

My fiancé and I got engaged about a month ago (Nov 7). We were originally thinking getting married October 2021 but our chosen venue was already booked up. They had availability August 2021 but we...

Chloe, wednesday 6-Jan-21 29
May 2021 couples
Saira, On December 8, 2020 at 16:33

Hi Everyone! How's the planning going for May? Are you downsizing guest lists to 50? Are you picking alternate forms of entertainment? Are you holding your reception indoors or outdoors?

Breanne, wednesday 13-Jan-21 6 1
Dress shops Ottawa
Charlotte, On July 25, 2020 at 17:02

Hi guys, I’m looking for inexpensive bridal dress shops in the Ottawa region. I was hoping to attend some of the travelling wedding dress shoes but all have be postponed and not yet rescheduled due to...

Chassandre, thursday 14-Jan-21 7
Plus size wedding dresses?
Colleen, On April 7, 2020 at 23:41

Hi everyone! So I am a girl who loves her body, but knows that finding clothes can sometimes be a challenge (because I not only had to be short but also have curves lol). I'm 5'1, 36H, and typically...

Megan, monday 20-Apr-20 15
Ways to save but not compromise on aesthetic?
Colleen, On November 22, 2019 at 10:27

Hi! My fiance and I are currently both students (hence the long engagement lol) and are trying to find ways that we can save money on the wedding while also not compromising on it looking amazing!...

Erin, thursday 9-Jan-20 17


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