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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. 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. 7 Must-Knows for Touring Potential Wedding Venues w/ Jen Loller of Maravilla Gardens and The Venue Reports

Yay! It’s time to start considering potential venues for your big day! To make sure you’re all set and fully prepared this episode is PACKED with helpful tips and advice. In episode 7, I start with a list of 8 Decisions to Make Before You Begin Touring Venues Then, I have a conversation with Jen Loller, who is the owner and site manager of the super popular, high-demand, family-owned wedding venue, Maravilla Gardens in Camarillo, CA. She also owns and operates The Venue Projects, where she consults for other wedding venues and helps them develop a vision for their location and brand, and then helps them fine-tunes their operations and overall process. She’s amazing! Jen gives us SO much insight...

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