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Ep. 21 Ask a Wedding Planner: "Who Might It Be OK to Exclude From My Wedding Party?"

Hey, friends! In episode 21, I'm jumping in to reflect on an article I read in Martha Stewart Weddings called "8 People You Shouldn't Feel Obligated to Have in Your Wedding Party." (August 31, 2017)    Essential Wedding Podcast · Ep. 21 Ask a Wedding Planner: "Who Might It Be OK To Exclude From My Wedding Party?   INSIDE THE EPISODE Here's your list of the types of people it maybe ok to exclude from your wedding party. The first 8 are from the Martha Stewart article mentioned above, and then I added 3 more of my own! Please have a listen to the episode where I elaborate on each and I share whether I agree or disagree with them. (1) Exes (2)...

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Ep 18 The Heart Behind the Podcast

Episode 18 is really more of a mini-episode because it’s short + sweet! 📣 I wanted to introduce new listeners (or remind current ones) to my heart behind this podcast. In this episode I shared my goal of shaking up the tired marriage/wedding industries by recording episodes where listeners join me and my expert guests and learn how to plan a wedding that’s personal (sorry, mom and dad!) and a marriage that lasts! ❤️ I’m pretty stoked about it!! 🙌🙌 Essential Wedding Podcast · Ep. 18 Special Episode: The Heart Behind the Podcast and What It’s All About w/Whitney Wing Drake

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Ep. 20 Planning During a Pandemic pt. 2 w/Bonnie Chase of Bliss Events

Hey, Hey Welcome to the Essential Wedding Podcast. I’m your host, Whitney Wing Drake and I’m SO happy to here with you today! We’re in episode 20, which is the second episode in a two part series called Planning During a Pandemic. If you haven’t heard part 1, go back and have a listen to episode 19 after this. It's REALLY good stuff! In this episode, my guest is Bonnie Chase, who is the Owner and Founder of Bliss Events.  Let me share some details about Bonnie with you: Like most expats who live and work in Mexico, Bonnie moved to Cabo and fell in love with it. With a background in event-driven marketing, she began working almost exclusively on events with...

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Ep. 19 Planning During a Pandemic pt. 1 w/ Liz Higgins, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Founder of Millennial Life Counseling

Hi, friends! In today's episode we are moving into episode 1 of the two-part series, "Planning During a Pandemic." At this extraordinary moment of our lives, I think we're all looking around for some sort of clarity and even guidance about how we can best manage these times. If you're engaged, or you were hoping/planning to become engaged, the feelings of uncertainly are likely compounded and are probably having a major impact on what this season feels like for you. So it is especially important to me to show up well for you, friends!    Essential Wedding Podcast · Ep. 19 Planning During A Pandemic w/ Liz Higgins, LMFT   You probably have questions like:  Should we stick to the original date we have (which we...

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Ep. 17 Planning a Destination Wedding w/Zohe Felici, Destination Wedding Expert

Hi, friends! In today's episode we're talking through all things destination weddings! If you're thinking that a destination wedding might be the way to go on your big day (whether it's in a different part of your state, in a different country, or even on the other side of the world) this episode is going to inspire you and equip you with tons of helpful advice. As always, I brought in a subject-matter expert to chat with and today's guest is the fabulous, Zohe Felici.

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