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  • We used Froggy's in Highwood.  They were a dream to work with!
  • In Response to Re: Poll.... WWYD: [QUOTE]i think that it's more important to be around your loved ones. incorporating the "lavish" is always nice, but in the end, it's really about the love you and your fi have for one another. Posted by mroth2011…
  • Save the dates, photo guestbook from picaboo, wedding website and we have a bunch framed around our house now.  We have a lot of frames haha
  • As another bridal shower hell bride here, I feel ya! I'd def just try talking to them.  Let them know exactly what works easier.  Chances are, they will realize it!
  • So so pretty!! CONGRATS!
  • We are registering at Macys, Crate and Barrel and I'm thinking The Container Store!  FI built a house and furnished the thing top to bottom so the list of registry items will be limited (of course we will register for newer better items) so The Cont…
  • In Response to Re:TB Thursday: [QUOTE]Ellie that menu sounds fantastic! You are making me excited for our tasting! We are going to schedule it in November! Posted by KSerafin17[/QUOTE] i am so excited lol.  You will have so much fun!  Once you …
  • In Response to Re: Can I panic/vent for a second?: [QUOTE]I tend to run into scheduling nightmares like that too.  Massive hug from me headed your way! Instead of focusing on what you have to do on the weekends, focus on the time that you DO have. …
  • 15 LOL!  Although I lied to my friends and said it happened the summer before HS...it didn't. When was your first actual boyfriend?
  • In Response to Re: Wedding Wed: [QUOTE]In Response to Re: Wedding Wed : Omg!! Im in love its so beautiful!! Congrats!! Posted by jperdomo0401[/QUOTE] Thank you!  I love love love love her!
  • Either Sept 14 or Sept 21, depending on FI's BM's wedding   He got engaged the weekend before us, so we have to talk about dates...can't have the other gone on a honeymoon while the other is getting married! Colors :  Blushes.  Light pinks, ta…
  • Aw good...thanks MrsM!  Thats what everybody keeps telling me!! Hopefully!! Schaumburg works better for me, but I can be to Oakbrook by like 630 or 7 on a weekday night
  • And then I was thinking....what if we decided on a challange like mid month and then the first day of the month explained it like why we like/chose it ect.... That way we get to know a little more about eachothers style!
  • Welcome and congrats!! Now update your siggy to a pic of your venue!!
  • In Response to Re: October Siggy Challange: [QUOTE]This is mine from a few different angles I found online.  We're having our reception in the barn and getting married in the fields.  Posted by GoofyAssChick[/QUOTE] My brother got married in a …
  • My plans for the week are getting over this damn cold! UGHHHHHHHH Hope everybody else has a better week!
  • St. Lucia Sunday - Thursday and then FI's aunts Naples, FL condo on the ocean Thursday-Wednesday!
  • I really love SYTD but I have not liked Atlanta!  After seeing the 17 year old girl on there it kinda turned me off...I love Monte and Lori but I kinda dislike the girls and the families...I know that isn't very nice to say but they never seem to be…
  • Good job!  I haven't attempted the guestbook yet - I gotta get on that!
  • I'll play again Wedding Date:  September 21, 2013 Wedding Location:  Evanston, IL Wedding Colors:  Blush colors...blush pink, peach, tan, ivory, hints of coral Wedding Theme:  Romantic Wedding Budget (if you care to share): 30-35…
  • In Response to Re: Cocktail Musicians?: [QUOTE]I have Silhouette Strings booked for my September wedding. The string quartet will play during the ceremony at the church and cocktail hour at the reception venue. They came out the most affordable fro…
  • We are taking Thurs-Fri off before and then taking a week and a halfish after.  So I'll hopefully be off Sept 19th - October 1st if all goes as planned.  Wedding: Saturday Sept 21 Leave for St. Lucia: Sunday Sept 22 afternoon (maybe Monday) St. Lu…
  • In Response to Re: Have you asked your bridal party yet?: [QUOTE]I asked my girls already -- I couldn't wait. Both of my close friends (MoH and bridesmaid) were already so involved in the planning, I didn't want to wait. I made personalized bottles…
  • In Response to Re: Wedding Wednesday: [QUOTE]In Response to Re: Wedding Wednesday : Oh, I like the idea of DIY cocktail napkins. Are you using a stamp or something more elaborate? Posted by mpickl[/QUOTE] Just a stamp!  I ordered it off ebay f…
  • This isn't south suburb, bur my brother just got married at the Byron Colby Barn in Grayslake and it was wonderful!  You are able to bring in your own caterer and liquor so it ends up being pretty reasonable!  Just an idea! Byron Colby Barn
  • In Response to Re: ****Goofy*****: [QUOTE]Thank you for asking!  He's doing much better appearance wise.  By looking at him, you would only know he has Bell's palsy when he laughs or smiles.  He still makes jokes about looking like Chunk from The G…
  • In Response to Re: Lurker Introduction :): [QUOTE]Congrats on being a homeowner and welcome to the board! My FI and I purchased our condo last July, so I hear you about the busyness that comes with that! Posted by aimers1525[/QUOTE] Thanks! I…
  • I'm actually flame free today!  Except for the dude at Target last night that gave me my flu shot....and destroyed my poor arm!
  • Thank you!  I think I've seen you post on the coupon board! The nest girls are so much fun so I figured I'd get obsessed with TK boards, too haha... You know, I honestly have no idea yet.  I'd almost like to try to do it where the guests wouldn't n…