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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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Ep. 16 What You Should & Should Not Expect from Your Wedding Party w/ Christina Kwitoski

Hi friends, it’s Whitney! Welcome to season 2 of the essential wedding podcast! I’m so glad to be back and I am BEYOND excited to start rolling out new episodes for this season because I think they’ll answer MANY important questions and will guide you SO well through this once in a lifetime season in your life! These next 15 episodes are going to be fire! If you are new to the essential wedding podcast, welcome! If this means that you are newly engaged, or thinking about becoming engaged, or a newlywed CONGRATULATIONS! I’m so honored to have you here with me!   By the way, if you’re working through The Essential Wedding and Engagement Planner (and you can learn...

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Ep. 15 How to Trust Your Spouse (with all the things) w/Anne Streett, LMFT Associate

Is it harder for Millennials and Gen-Zers to trust their partners more than it has been for past generations? Do social media, dating apps, and even cheating apps make temptation too hard to resist? What about the other places where trust is key in marriage -- such as finances, supporting our dreams and coming along for the ride, rebuilding broken trust, and more.In episode 15 "How To Trust Your Spouse with All the Things" my guest is the lovely Anne Streett, who is an LMFT Associate and specifically works with millennial couples.

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Ep. 14 How to Style Your Wedding Like a Stylist w/Michelle Durpetti, Celebrated Wedding Planner and Stylist

Is it time to start thinking about your wedding color palette, style inspirations, and the emotions expressed through your wedding aesthetic? Friends, you are going to LOVE this episode! Make a statement, stretch your dollars with high-impact choices, and feel confident that your wedding's style will be forever timeless. My guest in today's episode is celebrated wedding planner + stylist, Michelle Durpetti. IN THIS EPISODE: Michelle walks us through her journey as a planner and stylist over the last 20+ years and she shares where she goes for inspiration. What is the difference between a wedding coordinator, wedding planner, and a wedding stylist? We both share why you should not hire a day-of coordinator. Why you should spend a minimum...

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Ep. 13 How to Argue Well w/ Anne Streett, LMFT Associate and Sharla Austin, LMFT Associate

In Episode 13 I'm SO excited to have two incredible guests: Anne Streett, LMFT Associate and Sharla Austin, LMFT Associate. We're talking about how to argue well in a relationship. I think it's a very fitting topic for engaged couples, because this season can often come with a bit of turbulence. SO many things are changing within your relationship and you're sharing so many new experiences together. Sometimes that can make everything feel more charged, and it can amplify emotions. It may be a relief to hear that arguing is actually a very normal part of planning a wedding and a marriage together, and so in this episode we talk about how arguments can lead to growth and an even...

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