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Hi everyone, so I got a little bored today and decided to attempt to update the list of DPA brides. Here it is! Let me know if I have anything wrong, it has grown since last time!

 

lyales - February 28, 2009

patsah - April 9, 2009

lp579 - May 7, 2009 (moved wedding to Punta Cana)

Reluctant Beach Bride - May 16, 2009 (moved wedding to Bahamas)

smashingbp311 - May 18, 2009

Bianca - May 23, 2009

jgomez3838 - June 3, 2009

adnil - June 5, 2009 (moved wedding to Hawaii??)

AndreaJane2000 - June 9, 2009

Erika(RoryS) - June 12, 2009

GinalynL - June 18, 2009

MonicaC - June 24, 2009

aaronsgirl - July 2, 2009

tara5258 July 9, 2009

AlliMay - July 14, 2009

kimmaranto - July 17, 2009

jlizabethm - September 18, 2009

kim08 - October 7, 2009

marryinghimagain - October 15, 2009

Jesdinan - October 29, 2009

aug0208 - November 6, 2009

Elizabeth - November 7, 2009

cantwait2718 - November 13, 2009

Beautiful Bride - November 26, 2009

Rainfall - January 22, 2010

2010wedding - February 18, 2010

emaya77 - May 7, 2010

Badrianne - May 2010

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Reluctant, Congratulations to you and your Hubby!! Can't wait to see your pics! Sounds like an awesome place to be married. Hope you guys had a great time and I am so glad everything worked out for you both. I know it must have been so stressful for you. Please post review and pics soon. Thank you. Hey maybe we could all meet you at DPA for our anniversaries next year and watch you do your renewal!!! Sounds like a plan to me!!!

Stay in touch ,
Kim

Thank you!!! I would love to go down for my anniversary next year, even tried to look yesterday for prices but nothing was coming up this far in advance. I don't know that we'll do the renewal on our one year though, maybe 5 or 10 year. But heck yeah, party at DPA 2010, maybe we could join some of the 2010 brides smile29.gif

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GinalynL, Thanks for updating the list! Our date is May 15 2010. I bet you are excited with less then a month to go. What are some of the last minute details are dealing with now?

 

emaya77: Yay, for May 2010 brides! What are your decoration/color plans?

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GinalynL, Thanks for updating the list! Our date is May 15 2010. I bet you are excited with less then a month to go. What are some of the last minute details are dealing with now?
Thanks badrianne! Yes I am definitely excited and ready for a nice long vacation. FI and I actually had Legal Day yesterday. I was crying like a baby. If I cried during Legal Day I don't even want to imagine the mess I will be on June 18! Oh well! I pretty much have all stuff done that I can do at home (like OOT bags, chair bows, etc). Got the dress, the shoes...I'm probably forgetting something I'm sure. Now it's just a wait for our meeting with Sandra (not sure if some of you saw my earlier post but Sandra is another WC at DPA) when we arrive to pick out flowers, menu, etc. From what I know at this point we are doing our cermony at the gazebo and cocktail hour and reception at the lagoon. I hope it's not too windy at the lagoon! We're just taking it as it comes.

Here is an updated list:

lyales - February 28, 2009
patsah - April 9, 2009
lp579 - May 7, 2009 (moved wedding to Punta Cana)
Reluctant Beach Bride - May 16, 2009 (moved wedding to Bahamas)
smashingbp311 - May 18, 2009
Bianca - May 23, 2009
jgomez3838 - June 3, 2009
adnil - June 5, 2009 (moved wedding to Hawaii??)
AndreaJane2000 - June 9, 2009
Erika(RoryS) - June 12, 2009
GinalynL - June 18, 2009
MonicaC - June 24, 2009
aaronsgirl - July 2, 2009
tara5258 July 9, 2009
AlliMay - July 14, 2009
kimmaranto - July 17, 2009
jlizabethm - September 18, 2009
kim08 - October 7, 2009
marryinghimagain - October 15, 2009
Jesdinan - October 29, 2009
aug0208 - November 6, 2009
Elizabeth - November 7, 2009
Beautiful Bride - November 26, 2009
Rainfall - January 22, 2010
2010wedding - February 18, 2010
emaya77 - May 7, 2010
Badrianne - May 15, 2010

cantwait2710 - Where is your wedding now if you dont mind me asking?!

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Thanks badrianne! Yes I am definitely excited and ready for a nice long vacation. FI and I actually had Legal Day yesterday. I was crying like a baby. If I cried during Legal Day I don't even want to imagine the mess I will be on June 18! Oh well! I pretty much have all stuff done that I can do at home (like OOT bags, chair bows, etc). Got the dress, the shoes...I'm probably forgetting something I'm sure. Now it's just a wait for our meeting with Sandra (not sure if some of you saw my earlier post but Sandra is another WC at DPA) when we arrive to pick out flowers, menu, etc. From what I know at this point we are doing our cermony at the gazebo and cocktail hour and reception at the lagoon. I hope it's not too windy at the lagoon! We're just taking it as it comes.

Here is an updated list:

lyales - February 28, 2009
patsah - April 9, 2009
lp579 - May 7, 2009 (moved wedding to Punta Cana)
Reluctant Beach Bride - May 16, 2009 (moved wedding to Bahamas)
smashingbp311 - May 18, 2009
Bianca - May 23, 2009
jgomez3838 - June 3, 2009
adnil - June 5, 2009 (moved wedding to Hawaii??)
AndreaJane2000 - June 9, 2009
Erika(RoryS) - June 12, 2009
GinalynL - June 18, 2009
MonicaC - June 24, 2009
aaronsgirl - July 2, 2009
tara5258 July 9, 2009
AlliMay - July 14, 2009
kimmaranto - July 17, 2009
jlizabethm - September 18, 2009
kim08 - October 7, 2009
marryinghimagain - October 15, 2009
Jesdinan - October 29, 2009
aug0208 - November 6, 2009
Elizabeth - November 7, 2009
Beautiful Bride - November 26, 2009
Rainfall - January 22, 2010
2010wedding - February 18, 2010
emaya77 - May 7, 2010
Badrianne - May 15, 2010

cantwait2710 - Where is your wedding now if you dont mind me asking?!
Thanks for updating the list. We are Feb 27th 2010 now.

Janna

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Thanks for sharing the video Bianca!

I figured out why I have been so bad at commenting, I am not getting updates from the forum of new posts...not sure why.

 

I wanted to share another online company I have found....Moon Glow Candles. They sell sand in TONS of colors for the sand ceremony. They also say comparabale to Alfred Angelo's _____ or David's Bridal _______, very good match to my swatch, and it was quickly proccessed and shipped.

 

I had also shared the programs company which was custom-programs.com for the programs that look like fans....she was great to deal with and really able to customize. I ended up ordering menus, place cards and table numbers as well.

 

Also, I found a cake place near by....turtle bay cafe in Akumal. Just google cakes akumal or something and it comes up. She is charging me ~$300 for the big cake and the groom's cake with delivery. I was disappoiinted with the ones we had seen on dreams website and the one from lyales wedding....anyway, in case anyone is interested.

 

Also, after the wedding, Brad and I will be moving to El Paso, TX (actually our house hold goods will be gone 1 week before the wedding), and we are not going to move into our new home to end july-earlu Aug....we are going to be away in Europe from ~7/1-20, so I will not post pictures or a review for A WHILE! Starting a new job as soon as we get to Texas to start paying all this back :)

 

Best wishes to you all if I don't get on to write before then!

 

Best, Monica

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Thanks badrianne! Yes I am definitely excited and ready for a nice long vacation. FI and I actually had Legal Day yesterday. I was crying like a baby. If I cried during Legal Day I don't even want to imagine the mess I will be on June 18! Oh well! I pretty much have all stuff done that I can do at home (like OOT bags, chair bows, etc). Got the dress, the shoes...I'm probably forgetting something I'm sure. Now it's just a wait for our meeting with Sandra (not sure if some of you saw my earlier post but Sandra is another WC at DPA) when we arrive to pick out flowers, menu, etc. From what I know at this point we are doing our cermony at the gazebo and cocktail hour and reception at the lagoon. I hope it's not too windy at the lagoon! We're just taking it as it comes.

Here is an updated list:

lyales - February 28, 2009
patsah - April 9, 2009
lp579 - May 7, 2009 (moved wedding to Punta Cana)
Reluctant Beach Bride - May 16, 2009 (moved wedding to Bahamas)
smashingbp311 - May 18, 2009
Bianca - May 23, 2009
jgomez3838 - June 3, 2009
adnil - June 5, 2009 (moved wedding to Hawaii??)
AndreaJane2000 - June 9, 2009
Erika(RoryS) - June 12, 2009
GinalynL - June 18, 2009
MonicaC - June 24, 2009
aaronsgirl - July 2, 2009
tara5258 July 9, 2009
AlliMay - July 14, 2009
kimmaranto - July 17, 2009
jlizabethm - September 18, 2009
kim08 - October 7, 2009
marryinghimagain - October 15, 2009
Jesdinan - October 29, 2009
aug0208 - November 6, 2009
Elizabeth - November 7, 2009
Beautiful Bride - November 26, 2009
Rainfall - January 22, 2010
2010wedding - February 18, 2010
emaya77 - May 7, 2010
Badrianne - May 15, 2010

cantwait2710 - Where is your wedding now if you dont mind me asking?!
I can picture the legal day may be just as emotional for me.
If you have time tell us about your OOT's bag. I hope you can make a planning tread. They are so inspirational. I'm sure Sandra will work out well. Being new... people usually try harder :). I hope it's not too windy either. Luckily you can always change at the last minute. We all stress over not being able to make plans in advance but on the flip side being able to change venues and guest counts last minute with no penalties can be really nice. I'm getting excited for you and your review. YAY!

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OMG...Congrats Bianca!! You and your hubby looked so bissfully happy and your wedding was just beautiful...

 

RBB, thanks for dropping by! I am glad that things worked out for you and your new husband! I am sure that your wedding was gorgeous!

 

I am about six weeks away and still alot to do!

 

Does anyone know where I can buy customized plastic mugs with lids (like 22oz.) in a small quantity?? I desperately want to give these to the people coming down to Mexico so that we don't have to bother with the little cups and melted drinks...

 

Thanks!

Alli

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