Kansas City Wedding Etiquette | Sending A Proper “Thank You”

Writing thank you notes is the largest task for you to complete throughout the engagement and wedding process. Start keeping track of gifts early to prevent confusion on who gifted what. Also remember to write thank you notes to people who helped host showers, parties, and organize details. To prevent getting overwhelmed with the number[…]

3 Fun & Frugal Fitness Ideas For Fun & Frugal Kansas City Brides-To-Be

3 Fun & Frugal Fitness Ideas For Fun & Frugal Brides-To-Be

The following article was written by guest contributor & fitness instructor, Peggy Jarvis. Like every bride, you want to look and feel your absolute best on your wedding day. If that means you’d like to shed a couple pounds so you’ll look and feel even more radiant then you already are, then there are a number[…]

Destination Weddings 101: 4 Basic Destination Wedding Tips

So instead of staying in the Kansas City area for your wedding ceremony and wedding reception, you’ve decided on a destination wedding. Maybe you’ve always wanted to go to Europe, Mexico or visit a tropical island in the Bahamas. There’s no better time to make the trip than when you say “I do,” and, as a bonus, you[…]

4 Tips For First-Time Wedding Guests At Kansas City Weddings From A Wedding Insider

4 Tips For First-Time Wedding Guests From A Wedding Insider

The following article was written by guest contributor & wedding planner, Hilary Stroup. Have truckloads of wedding invitations started getting dumped into your mailbox yet? If your answer is “yes,” then you know it’s officially summer wedding season in Kansas City. Attending a wedding means entering into an entirely different world of unwritten rules and etiquette. Like, who[…]

Kansas City Wedding Budgets. Determine Wedding Priorities, First.

Setting A Wedding Budget | Determine Your Priorities First!

In the song “Billionaire,” Travie McCoy sings of what he would buy with all of that money. From spending his way onto the cover of Forbes Magazine to playing basketball with the President and sitting next to Oprah, he dreams of the limitless possibilities that money can bring and without any thought to budgeting. Oh[…]

Wedding Day Transportation

It is important to consider transportation for you bridal party on your wedding day. From traveling to and from venues and making various pit stops for photos, it will be much easier on everyone to travel together.  There are a wide variety of vehicles that are commonly considered for wedding day transportation. You can narrow[…]

How Big Should Your Dance Floor Be?

When you begin looking at locations for your wedding reception, make sure to take note of each space’s dance floor size. The size of the floor you should have is dependent on the number of guests attending your reception. You don’t want the floor to be too big to where it seems empty, or too[…]

5 Essential Elements For An Extraordinary Kansas City Wedding Reception Part 3 Newlywed Or Shoe Game

The Shoe Game: Ask the Right Questions

The Shoe Game is a great activity for any reception. Newlyweds sit back to back, each taking off their shoes. By handing one of their shoes to the other, they each have one of their own shoe and one of their partner’s. The DJ then proceeds to ask questions where the answer is either the[…]

10 Wedding Contract Tips From Rock Legend David Lee Roth?

 So, what lessons for Kansas City wedding receptions and ceremonies can be learned from rock legend, David Lee Roth, and the legendary story of the brown M&M rider in Van Halen contracts with concert promoters? Actually, there are quite a few. Watch & listen to the tale. Although it is not likely that Kansas City wedding professionals are going[…]

Huffington Post Wedding Advice | Handling Wedding Offenses

Of my many responsibilities as a Kansas City Wedding DJ and Wedding Entertainment Director™, one is to assure that the pre-reception planning, an essential element of the creative process, addresses the timing and execution of every moment of the event. “No surprises!” is an important promise made to ensure the Bride & Groom’s happiness. But, according to The Huffington Post (HuffPost), some[…]