Where did the word “Husband” come from? Band… Wedding Ring… NOPE! That would have been my guess too. Although the wedding ring has been a tradition for 6000 years. The history of the word husband is all about the Vikings! (more…)
For many women their wedding dress will hold so much importance to them, that it is one of the few articles of clothing that is held onto until the end of their life. Many brides feel that their choice in a dress can either make or break their day, but the choice in the dress is totally dependent on your views, religious, social, and culturally. But where does the dress originate? And how do you choose the perfect one?
Pagan Wiccan Weddings for Your Christian Family. Blessed be, Dear Lovebirds. Trying to have a respectable pagan ceremony with relatives that are Christian or of another path can often be challenging, But never fear, Rev Pam is here. ChicagoPaganWeddings.com (more…)
Elope to Chicagoland and you will have to fun of the Windy City, and the private and romantic memories of getting married at Pine Manor. (more…)
Wonderful Winter Wedding Ideas. Wedding bells ring, are you listening. In the lane, snow is glistening. A beautiful sight. We’re happy tonight. Walking in a winter wonderland. If this song makes you giddy, maybe a winter wedding would be perfect for you. For the biggest winter wedding trends and our suggestions on what to choose keep on reading. (more…)
The jump the broom ritual is an amazing addition to any wedding ceremony, regardless of faith, as symbolically the broom represents the sweeping away of the old and the welcoming of the new. But where do you buy the broom? Rev Pam has the solution… (more…)
When it comes to an age old world traditions, the sharing of the bread, salt, and wine in Poland dates far back into their history. (more…)
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Originating in Spain, the 13 coins wedding tradition symbolizes Christ and his 12 apostles. This wedding tradition is usually associated with Hispanic families and involves the groom giving the coins (either gold or silver) to his bride. (more…)
INTERFAITH A beautiful (Christian) ritual but could represent any Deity /God that can easily be added into any wedding ceremony, the Gods knot is a symbolic ritual showing the individual is stronger with God at the center of the marriage. (more…)
CLINK CLINK CLINK. The iconic sound of silverware being hit against the glasses of wine echo through the room. Everyone stops in awe, announcements will be made and stories will be shared. Wine toasts during wedding receptions can be an iconic moment, and what a better way to remember them other than having personalized engraved wine glasses.
Keep your friends close and your family closer. Right now, small intimate weddings are the rave. However this wedding trend in not a fad and is sure to stick around. Modern couples are looking for something more unique and personal when it comes to tying the knot. (more…)
This is an on-going post of cool wedding vows and wedding vow ideas. (more…)
While your chance of getting the Zika virus, in the Chicagoland area where we serve, are limited, traveling afterwards might require extra protection. (more…)
So we can all probably admit that we all have a sweet tooth in one way or another, wether we have cravings for ice cream, or candies, chocolates or things that make our cheeks pucker. Now some of us might want to leave these types of things out on our big day, but for those of us who are children at heart or just want to enjoy a kick of sugar to keep the party going, check out these great ideas on how to make your wedding day, extra sweet. (more…)
Different sex couples are switching traditional planning roles and the guy is getting more involved. We’re quickly finding that they often have the power to make a bride-zilla a pleasant person to work with, they will seem like an look like an angel in comparison. (more…)
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Romantic, beautiful, 5 star and FUN! Plan a destination wedding on a limited budget in Chicago’s northwest suburbs. Pine Manor, A totally different wedding experience. (more…)