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The TO DOs BEFORE I DO Wedding Podcast is devoted to engaged couples from the exciting moment of saying "yes" to the unforgettable moment of saying "I Do.” I will be here to help you check items off your wedding to do lists by offering insight, tips and guidance throughout your planning process. This podcast will be carefully curated to educate and inspire couples. Each week, a new episode will be released where I’ll cover a different wedding topic and I’ll speak directly to you about specific planning tips and ideas. I will also interview industry professionals, brides and grooms-to-be, and married couples so they can share their insight and perspective on the wedding planning process with you. If you are engaged or even just dreaming of getting engaged, this wedding podcast is for you!

The TO DOs BEFORE I DO Wedding Podcast is devoted to engaged couples from the exciting moment of saying "yes" to the unforgettable moment of saying "I Do.” I will be here to help you check items off your wedding to do lists by offering insight, tips and guidance throughout your planning process. This podcast will be carefully curated to educate and inspire couples. Each week, a new episode will be released where I’ll cover a different wedding topic and I’ll speak directly to you about specific planning tips and ideas. I will also interview industry professionals, brides and grooms-to-be, and married couples so they can share their insight and perspective on the wedding planning process with you. If you are engaged or even just dreaming of getting engaged, this wedding podcast is for you!
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The TO DOs BEFORE I DO Wedding Podcast is devoted to engaged couples from the exciting moment of saying "yes" to the unforgettable moment of saying "I Do.” I will be here to help you check items off your wedding to do lists by offering insight, tips and guidance throughout your planning process. This podcast will be carefully curated to educate and inspire couples. Each week, a new episode will be released where I’ll cover a different wedding topic and I’ll speak directly to you about specific planning tips and ideas. I will also interview industry professionals, brides and grooms-to-be, and married couples so they can share their insight and perspective on the wedding planning process with you. If you are engaged or even just dreaming of getting engaged, this wedding podcast is for you!

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English


Episodes

055: Five on Friday - 5 resources to create your own wedding album

6/5/2015
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Special events call for special ways to preserve your memories. Photo books or albums are the perfect way to create a keepsake item of your wedding pictures and engagement pictures. You can turn them into something that will let you and your significant other relive your special day. So my parents have been married for 29 years and it is still so fun for them to look through their wedding albums … and my sister and I enjoy flipping through the album too! Wedding photo books also make for...

Duration:00:08:35

054: Q&A - Bridal party accommodations at a destination wedding

6/3/2015
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Question: For a destination wedding, should you book a room for your bridal party to stay together or is it asking too much for them to stay apart from their families for a night? www.todosbeforeido.com

Duration:00:06:17

053: How to be an efficient bride - communicating with your bridal party

5/31/2015
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Part 3 of my series: how to be an efficient bride. I’ll be talking about communicating with your bridal party. Bridesmaids play a big role in a wedding. Selecting your closest friends or family members to be a part of your special day is a pretty big deal and for me personally, I think it is such an honor to be asked to be a part of someone’s bridal party because that means you truly value the friendship you share. It means you want them to play a part in one of the most special and...

Duration:00:10:31

052: Five on Friday - 5 grooms to dos the morning of the wedding

5/29/2015
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Jeff here, Shaina’s husband and the guy behind the computer of the TO DOs BEFORE I DO Wedding Podcast. I recently shared my perspective on what grooms can do during the wedding planning process and after those couple of episodes, we received some feedback that you wanted more episodes that focus on the groom. So, here I am! I’m sharing a Five on Friday with you. This episode will cover 5 things the groom should do the morning of your wedding.There are so many moving parts that you’ll be...

Duration:00:05:05

051: Q&A - Is a post-wedding brunch required?

5/27/2015
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Question: Is it required for the bride and groom to host the day after the wedding brunch? www.todosbeforeido.com

Duration:00:06:34

050: How to be an efficient bride - Stay organized

5/24/2015
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This episode is Part 2 of my series: How to be an efficient bride. I’ll be talking about how you and your fiance can stay organized during your wedding planning process. When Jeff and I got married in February 2014, I was pretty organized when it came to planning our wedding. Jeff joked around with me and said that instead of being a “bridezilla,” he called me a “bridechilla.” The blog, Once Wed, defines a bridechilla as the complete opposite of everything a bridezilla represents. A...

Duration:00:12:00

049: Five on Friday - 5 tips on caring for your engagement ring

5/22/2015
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In this episode, I’m sharing with you my latest Five on Friday list. This episode is focusing on that sparkly thing on your left hand … that thing that you can’t take your eyes off! I’m talking about your engagement ring and sharing 5 tips on how to take care of that beauty! When Jeff proposed to me, I’m not gonna lie, I couldn’t take my eyes off my beautiful engagement ring! Whenever I was driving in the car, I would catch a little glimmer as my hand moved and I got butterflies! Or when...

Duration:00:10:18

048: Q&A - Do I have to send save the dates?

5/20/2015
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Question: Do I have to send save the dates?

Duration:00:07:13

047: Setting up your relationship for success before marriage featuring Luis Congdon

5/17/2015
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This episode isn’t focusing on the wedding details and planning process behind your big day but instead, it is focusing on the topic of you and your fiance and what you two can do to set up your relationship for success before marriage. I’m sharing a recent interview I had with Luis Congdon and he has some incredible insight and advice to share with you about how you can set up your relationship for success before marriage. Luis is the host of the podcast, Lasting Love Connection, the...

Duration:00:26:23

046: Five on Friday - 5 ideas to keep your guests on the dance floor

5/15/2015
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Today’s Five on Friday list is focused on the fun times at your wedding! I’m sharing my 5 ideas of how to keep your guests on the dance floor at your wedding reception! For most brides and grooms, Jeff and I included, we wanted to make sure that our guests were having a great time at our wedding. We wanted our family and friends out of their seats and on the dance floor! After all, there's no bigger buzz kill at a wedding than a totally empty dance floor. So here are 5 ways to keep your...

Duration:00:10:46

045: Q&A - How to get discounts with your wedding vendors?

5/13/2015
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Question: How can I get wedding vendors to give me discounts? www.todosbeforeido.com

Duration:00:07:47

044: How to be an efficient bride - Communicating with your vendors

5/10/2015
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So today on the podcast, it is part 1 of my series: how to be an efficient bride. I’ll be talking about communicating with your wedding vendors. When Jeff and I got married, I was very organized when it came to planning our wedding and also handling correspondence with our wedding vendors. I wanted to make sure that during any communication I had with our vendors, I was clear and concise with my questions or responses .. I felt like the more organized I was, the more it would save both...

Duration:00:10:15

043: Five on Friday - Top 5 Mother of the Groom responsibilities

5/8/2015
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Today on the podcast it is Friday which means I’m sharing my Five on Friday with you! On today’s Five on Friday segment, I’m going to talk to you about what I consider my top 5 responsibilities for the Mother of the Groom. If you’re engaged and listening to this podcast, feel free to share this episode with your mother or soon to be mother in law! Traditionally speaking, most of the time it is the mother of the bride that is absorbed in most of the wedding planning responsibilities, while...

Duration:00:08:53

042: Q&A - What not to forget 30 days before the wedding

5/6/2015
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Question: What are some of the 30 day last minute to dos that people forget about?

Duration:00:08:30

041: “Say Yes to the Dress” Exclusive Interview

5/3/2015
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I had the opportunity to interview a newlywed couple who will be featured on TLC’s hit show, Say Yes to the Dress! The couple, Jevie and Michael Stegner, were such a delight to meet with and interview. Jeff and I had the best time getting to know them and hearing about their shopping experience at Kleinfelds, the application process for Say Yes to the Dress and how the production crew filmed their wedding day. I mentioned that they are newlyweds … and when I say newlyweds, I mean it! During...

Duration:00:51:00

040: Five on Friday - 5 brides gift ideas

5/1/2015
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On today’s episode, Jeff shares his suggestions and ideas for gifts for the bride on the morning of your wedding day! Guys, its time to give a little gift showing your gratitude for all that she’s done in preparation for the wedding and to celebrate this new chapter in your lives! 1. Bag or tote with new initials 2. Jewelry to wear on wedding day 3. Keepsake handkerchief 4. Surprise Day of pampering on your honeymoon 5. Book of love letters

Duration:00:04:55

039: Q&A - How can the groom be more helpful?

4/29/2015
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Question: How can the groom be more helpful during the engagement? Answered from the grooms perspective by Jeff! www.todosbeforeido.com

Duration:00:06:17

038: Planning your wedding in 6 months or less featuring Karley Kiker of Hitched in a Hurry

4/26/2015
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I’m super excited about this episode! I had the opportunity to interview Karley Kiker, the author of the book Hitched in a Hurry: The ultimate how-to for a speedy “I do.” Karley’s book is a guide for brides planning their weddings in six months or less. It is full of useful tips, charts, and organizational tools tailored to fit tighter timelinesand it also has interviews with real-life couples who’ve turned their short engagements into lifelong love affairs. Karley was such a sweetheart...

Duration:00:28:44

037: Five on Friday - 5 postage tips for mailing your wedding invitations

4/24/2015
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Your invitations set the tone for your wedding. It is the first glimpse your guests will receive of what to expect on your wedding day. Make sure you and your fiance don’t forget about these 5 important tips, so that your first impression is a good one! Stamp your RSVP envelopes Number your RSVP cards Weigh and measure a completed invitation suite Stamp your invitation envelopes Mail your invitations by dropping them off at your local post office www.todosbeforeido.com

Duration:00:09:18

036: Q&A - Filipino Wedding Traditions

4/22/2015
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Question: I'm wondering if you included Filipino traditions in your wedding and if you had more insight about variations for them. Candle, Cord, Veil, coins, etc. We are Catholic but will be having our ceremony outside of church, but want to include these traditions. Have you seen any interesting twists on these? www.todosbeforeido.com

Duration:00:08:18