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Wedded Podcast is a bi-weekly look at the wedding industry, wedding planning, and marriage. Hosted by husband & Wife, Jenn & Steven Van Elk.

Wedded Podcast is a bi-weekly look at the wedding industry, wedding planning, and marriage. Hosted by husband & Wife, Jenn & Steven Van Elk.
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Wedded Podcast is a bi-weekly look at the wedding industry, wedding planning, and marriage. Hosted by husband & Wife, Jenn & Steven Van Elk.

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@WeddedPod

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English


Episodes

Ep. #019 - What Should You Do If Someone Wears White To Your Wedding?

5/24/2019
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On this episode we discuss what you should do if one of your guests tells you they're going to be wearing white to your wedding. We talk about how you can respond to that guest politely, and impolitely. We also talk about whether or not it's okay to make a guest or family member leave the wedding if they show up in white. Also of note in this discussion, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Family Matters/Steve Urkel, Boy Meets World, and Wine Country. Help us grow the community of love buddies: Join...

Duration:00:38:24

Ep. #018 - De-stressing by Beer Tasting

5/3/2019
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This week on Wedded we're talking about de-stressing. As you head out toward your wedding, or just out toward the rest of your life in general, it's important to take time to relax and rejuvenate your spirit. Steve does this by trying new beers with Jenn. So, in this episode, he walks you through the steps you take when tasting beers. If you're interested in finding the best glassware for your favorite style of beer, check this guide out on Kegworks. I know Steve said you could just...

Duration:00:29:42

Ep. #017 - The 10 Biggest Wedding Regrets

4/25/2019
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What are the top 10 biggest regrets you'll have after your wedding? We can't see into your personal future so we don't really know... But what we can do is dissect an article that claims to know what people who are married regret the most about their wedding. Join us on this fun ride into crazy town as we tear apart this article and then dish on some of our biggest regrets. If you want to follow along with the article while we talk about it, then you can find it on Wedding Forward. We...

Duration:00:56:37

Ep. #016 - The Truth About Sex

4/19/2019
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In this episode, Jenn and I talk a lot about sex. Coming straight off of a few weeks of talking together on other podcasts, where we made a lot of jokes about sex, we thought it would be a good idea to have a conversation about our first time having sex. Specifically, about the baggage we both brought into the relationship as a result of waiting till marriage to have sex and about how sex isn't always great for both people involved. We also talk a lot about Steve's sleep paralysis. It's...

Duration:00:38:25

Ep. #015 - Throwing A Wedding Party that Guests Won't Hate part 2

4/12/2019
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This is the thrilling follow up to last week's episode where we delved too deep into the minds of guests. Who knows what we awoke in the darkness? Your guests know. They know it well. This week we moved away from the ceremony and onto the reception, the real party. Because, you know, there's no point in throwing a party if your guests aren't going to have a good time. So come get railed with us and afterward we'll all meet up in the closet. Help us grow the community of love buddies:...

Duration:00:48:04

Ep. #014 - Throwing A Wedding Party that Guests Won't Hate part 1

4/3/2019
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This week we're delving deep into the minds of guests. Your guests. Well, after we get done discussing which meal service is the best out of Blue Apron, Hello Fresh, and Every Plate. Then it's on to letting you know, what upsets guests. There's no point in throwing a party if your guests aren't going to have a good time. So we help you navigate through some of the sticky situations in part one of this two part episode. Help us grow the community of love buddies: Join the Facebook...

Duration:00:27:23

Ep. #013 - Picking Your Wedding Party

3/27/2019
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In this episode we dive deep into the madness that is picking your wedding party. Some people might tell you that there are a lot of rules to follow when picking the bridal party. We are not those people. There's only one rule as far as we're concerned, that is that there are no rules. So technically, zero rules. Help us grow the community of love buddies: Join the Facebook Group! Find out more about Jenn and Steve at: weddedpod.com, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter Jenn's Instagram,...

Duration:00:36:12

Ep. #012 - Do I Have to Go to My Stepson's Wedding?

3/21/2019
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We're answering our first ever listener question. If you don't get along with your stepson and he only ever hits you up when he wants money, do you have to go to his out of state wedding? He's been with his fiance for several years and they have kids, some together, some from past relationships... So, do you have to go? Also, he never sent you a formal invite, just verbally asked if you'd want to go... We're walking through this question step by step to find out how committed this stepmom...

Duration:00:17:36

Ep. #011 - How Not to Be a Crappy Wedding Guest

3/14/2019
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It's wedding season in the northern hemisphere. You're probably invited to a few weddings this spring, summer, and fall, and you don't want to be a crappy guest. We're addressing some of the biggest wedding faux pas in this episode and giving advice on how you can avoid making those same mistakes. Help us grow the community of love buddies: Join the Facebook Group! Find out more about Jenn and Steve at: weddedpod.com, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter Jenn's Instagram, Steve's...

Duration:00:29:23

Ep. #010 - Ring Shaming

3/1/2019
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If your ring doesn’t live up to expectations, what should you do? Should you ever mention the size of someone’s diamond in their ring? What is okay to say to other engaged people? Maybe the most important question, do you even need an engagement ring to get married? I can't find the link to the post on Wedding Bee that we talked about, but here is a link to the story about the Wedding Bee post on the Daily Mail. If you're interested in Wedding Bee though, check it out here. Help us...

Duration:00:37:30

Ep. #009 - The Dreaded Guest List

2/6/2019
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This week is all about guest lists. Who can you cut? Who should you cut? How do you rank your friends? Is it even human to think about this? Help us grow the community of love buddies: Join the Facebook Group! Find out more about Jenn and Steve at: weddedpod.com, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter Jenn's Instagram, Steve's Instagram --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wedded/support

Duration:00:31:46

Ep. #008 - Outtakes

1/31/2019
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Outtakes from episode 8. Another false start. Some cussies. Another ridiculous end. These outtakes are a little formulaic, if you ask me. Help us grow the community of love buddies: Join the Facebook Group! Find out more about Jenn and Steve at: weddedpod.com, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter Jenn's Instagram, Steve's Instagram --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor Voice Messages: The easiest way to make a podcast. anch.co/vms Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wedded/support

Duration:00:09:43

Ep. #008 - 2019 Wedding Trends

1/31/2019
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What are the latest and hippest trends? What trends never seem to go away? What trends would it be nice to see disappear into the abyss of time? We answer all of these questions for the 2019 wedding season! Help us grow the community of love buddies: Join the Facebook Group! Find out more about Jenn and Steve at: weddedpod.com, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter Jenn's Instagram, Steve's Instagram --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wedded/support

Duration:00:34:25

Ep. #007 - Lessons We've Learned in 10 Years of Marriage

1/22/2019
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This week Steve and Jenn are discussing an article published on the website self.com about some lessons one writer has learned about marriage. If you want to check out the article, feel free to follow along: Lessons I've Learned in 15 Years of Marriage Help us grow the community of love buddies: Join the Facebook Group! Find out more about Jenn and Steve at: weddedpod.com, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter Jenn's Instagram, Steve's Instagram --- Support this podcast:...

Duration:00:34:30

Ep. #006 - How To Ghost Your Vendors

1/17/2019
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This episode is all about ghosting. Help us grow the community of love buddies: Join the Facebook Group! Find out more about Jenn and Steve at: weddedpod.com, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter Jenn's Instagram, Steve's Instagram --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wedded/support

Duration:00:27:47

Ep. #005 - Even Wedding Planners Need a Wedding Planner with Jillian Zilch of Frame Worthy Events

1/14/2019
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Jenn and Steve are joined by Jillian Zilch of Frame Worthy Events in Columbus, IN. They talk about how Jillian became a wedding planner. What went wrong at her own wedding. Why a wedding planner would hire a wedding planner. They also discuss some of Jillian’s craziest stories from wedding planning. You can find more about Jillian here: frameworthyevents.com, Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook Help us grow the community of love buddies: Join the Facebook Group! Find out more about...

Duration:00:45:07

Ep. #004 - Outtakes

1/7/2019
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Outtakes from episode 4. Salting margaritas. Fixing things around the house. Help us grow the community of love buddies: Join the Facebook Group! Find out more about Jenn and Steve at: weddedpod.com, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter Jenn's Instagram, Steve's Instagram --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor Voice Messages: The easiest way to make a podcast. anch.co/vms Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wedded/support

Duration:00:08:50

Ep. #004 - Should You Hire a Planner or Coordinator for Your Wedding?

1/7/2019
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Jenn and Steve talk about the pros and cons of wedding planners and coordinators in this wedding. They also share some stories of times they've witnessed planners and coordinators saving the day. Help us grow the community of love buddies: Join the Facebook Group! Find out more about Jenn and Steve at: weddedpod.com, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter Jenn's Instagram, Steve's Instagram --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wedded/support

Duration:00:24:55

Ep. #003 - Outtakes

12/19/2018
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Outtakes from episode 3. Help us grow the community of love buddies: Join the Facebook Group! Find out more about Jenn and Steve at: weddedpod.com, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter Jenn's Instagram, Steve's Instagram --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor Voice Messages: The easiest way to make a podcast. anch.co/vms Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wedded/support

Duration:00:02:06

Ep. #003 - Vacations and Honeymoons

12/19/2018
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This episode is all about vacations and honeymoons. Help us grow the community of love buddies: Join the Facebook Group! Find out more about Jenn and Steve at: weddedpod.com, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter Jenn's Instagram, Steve's Instagram --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wedded/support

Duration:00:35:12