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#161 Branya2012

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    Posted 27 October 2011 - 08:04 AM

    1. How old are you? 27
    2. At what age did you/will you get married? 28

    3. Do you have children? No

    4. Did you think you would marry the person you are with now? Yes!!

    5. Were you ever engaged or married to someone other than the person you are with now? No
    6. Do you want a garden wedding, beach wedding, or the traditional church wedding? Beach
    7. Where did you/will you get married? Las Caletas, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

    8. First dance - classic waltz, slow and sexy, or fast and spicy? A mix of Slow and Sexy and Fast and Spicy (we are having a combo of three songs)

    9. How many guests did you/will you have? Around 20? (Best guess)

    10. Do you want/did you have an extravagant wedding or a simple wedding? Simple

    11. Vows - traditional or something you make up on your own? Making it up!

    12. How many layers of cake did you/will you have? Maybe 3?

    13. Is/was your wedding/reception at a hotel? No
    14. When did you/will you get married - sunrise, mid-day, sunset? Sunset

    15. Did you/will you have your reception outdoors or indoors? Outdoors

    16. Plan every detail down to the napkins or let someone else decide? Little of column A, little of column B

    17. How did/will the bride enter? Down a set of stairs, by myself

    18. Song to walk down the aisle to: I am thinking "Marry Me" by Train

    19. Song to make your exit: Currently, I am thinking "Good Life" by One Republic, but it is still over a year away!!

    20. Will you/did you have a solemn ceremony or a light one? Light, but still meaningful

    21. At what age did you think you would get married? 22

    22. Who to invite - practically everyone or a select few? I would've preferred to invite a select few, but my fiancee prefers to keep the peace with his family, so we invited practically everyone

    23. Wedding menu - fine dining or simply delicious? Simply delicious

    24. Champagne or red wine? Champagne

    25. Honeymoon right after the wedding, awhile after the wedding, or no honeymoon? Right after

    26. Was your/will your honeymoon be at a place special to you both or somewhere brand new to you both? Special town, new hotel/resort

    27. Who will pay for the bills? Us

    28. Living together: Not before marriage or absolutely before marriage? Absolutely before marriage

    29. Anything else about marriage you'd like to say? I knew from day 1 I wanted to marry him...and there's just over 400 days til we say I do!


    ~ December 5, 2012 ~

    ~ Las Caletas, Mexico ~


    #162 Mufin1785

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      Posted 27 October 2011 - 03:39 PM

      1. How old are you? 26


      2. At what age did you/will you get married? 28


      3. Do you have children? nope


      4. Did you think you would marry the person you are with now? yes


      5. Were you ever engaged or married to someone other than the person you are with now? no


      6. Do you want a garden wedding, beach wedding, or the traditional church wedding? garden wedding


      7. Where did you/will you get married? Punta Cana,DR

      8. First dance - classic waltz, slow and sexy, or fast and spicy? slow and sexy


      9. How many guests did you/will you have? 35


      10. Do you want/did you have an extravagant wedding or a simple wedding? simple


      11. Vows - traditional or something you make up on your own? traditional

      12. How many layers of cake did you/will you have? 3


      13. Is/was your wedding/reception at a hotel? on a boat


      14. When did you/will you get married - sunrise, mid-day, sunset ?mid-day with sunset reception


      15. Did you/will you have your reception outdoors or indoors? outdoors


      16. Plan every detail down to the napkins or let someone else decide? let my WC decide

      17. How did/will the bride enter? horse and cariage

      18. Song to walk down the aisle to: ?

      19. Song to make your exit: ?
       
      20. Will you/did you have a solemn ceremony or a light one? pretty light


      21. At what age did you think you would get married? 28


      22. Who to invite - practically everyone or a select few? a select few


      23. Wedding menu - fine dining or simply delicious? simply delicious


      24. Champagne or red wine? Champagne!


      25. Honeymoon right after the wedding, awhile after the wedding, or no honeymoon? right away


      26. Was your/will your honeymoon be at a place special to you both or somewhere brand new to you both? brand new

      27. Who will pay for the bills? we split joint bills down the middle and pay our individual bills separately


      28. Living together: Not before marriage or absolutely before marriage? absolutely


      29. Anything else about marriage you'd like to say? I can't wait!


      #163 Julietisurs

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        Posted 10 November 2011 - 01:17 PM

         

        1. How old are you? 29


        2. At what age did you/will you get married? 29
         

        3. Do you have children? Nope, not yet.


        4. Did you think you would marry the person you are with now? Yes and No. I always knew I would marry a kind person with a big heart…I just didn’t imagine him being a white farm boy. LOL!


        5. Were you ever engaged or married to someone other than the person you are with now? No


        6. Do you want a garden wedding, beach wedding, or the traditional church wedding? beach
         

        7. Where did you/will you get married? Playa del Carmen, Mexico

         

        8. First dance - classic waltz, slow and sexy, or fast and spicy? slow and sexy.

        9. How many guests did you/will you have? 15-60 for the ceremony and 100-200 for the at home receptions

        10. Do you want/did you have an extravagant wedding or a simple wedding? Simple vintage.

        11. Vows - traditional or something you make up on your own? We’re writing our own.

        12. How many layers of cake did you/will you have? Aiming for 2-3

        13. Is/was your wedding/reception at a hotel? No, ceremony and reception is on the beach.

        14. When did you/will you get married - sunrise, mid-day, sunset? Sunset

        15. Did you/will you have your reception outdoors or indoors? outdoors

        16. Plan every detail down to the napkins or let someone else decide? let my hotel Wedding Coordinator decide.

        17. How did/will the bride enter? Beats me, I’ve never been there. I’ll find out when we get through customs. Haha.

        18. Song to walk down the aisle to: Traditional or Canon Undecided…but I want a guitar or mariachi band playing.

        19. Song to make your exit: Undecided…but I want a guitar or mariachi band playing.

        20. Will you/did you have a solemn ceremony or a light one? Hopefully light with lots of laughs

        21. At what age did you think you would get married? 21 and kids by 25.


        22. Who to invite - practically everyone or a select few? a select few.. but the both of us have HUGE families.

        23. Wedding menu - fine dining or simply delicious? They way to my heart is also food. I have to go with fine dining and it better be delicious too!

        24. Champagne or red wine? Toasting with Champagne.

        25. Honeymoon right after the wedding, awhile after the wedding, or no honeymoon? right away, we’re doing a WeddingMoon! Two birds one stone.

        26. Was your/will your honeymoon be at a place special to you both or somewhere brand new to you both? He has been to Playa before, this will be my first.

        27. Who will pay for the bills? Both!

        28. Living together: Not before marriage or absolutely before marriage? Absolutely. We had no choice, long distance dating. He is from the St. Louis area and I’m from Dallas. We had to see if it would work J

        29. Anything else about marriage you'd like to say? I can’t wait to marry my best friend. Come on June 2, 2012!!! I’m ready!

         



        #164 Julietisurs

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          Posted 10 November 2011 - 01:27 PM

          Whoa too big..lets try again...

           

          1. How old are you? 29

                 

          1. At what age did you/will you get married? 29

           

          1. Do you have children? Nope

           

          1. Did you think you would marry the person you are with now? Yes and No. I always knew I would marry a kind person with a big heart…I just didn’t imagine it being a white farm boy. LOL!

           

          1. Were you ever engaged or married to someone other than the person you are with now? No
          2. Do you want a garden wedding, beach wedding, or the traditional church wedding? beach
             
          3. Where did you/will you get married? Playa del Carmen, Mexico

           

          1. First dance - classic waltz, slow and sexy, or fast and spicy? slow and sexy.

           

          1.  How many guests did you/will you have? 15-60 for the ceremony and 100-200 for the at home receptions
             
          2.  Do you want/did you have an extravagant wedding or a simple wedding? Simple vintage.
             
          3.  Vows - traditional or something you make up on your own? We’re writing our own.
             
          4.  How many layers of cake did you/will you have? Aiming for 2-3
             
          5.  Is/was your wedding/reception at a hotel? No, ceremony and reception is on the beach.
             
          6. When did you/will you get married - sunrise, mid-day, sunset? Sunset
             
          7. Did you/will you have your reception outdoors or indoors? outdoors
             
          8.  Plan every detail down to the napkins or let someone else decide? Letting  my hotel Wedding Coordinator decide.
             
          9.  How did/will the bride enter? Beats me, I’ve never been there. I’ll find out when we get through customs. Haha.
             
          10. Song to walk down the aisle to: Traditional or Canon Undecided…but I want a guitar or mariachi band playing.
             
          11.  Song to make your exit: Undecided…but I want a guitar or mariachi band playing.
             
          12. Will you/did you have a solemn ceremony or a light one? Hopefully light with lots of laughs
             
          13.  At what age did you think you would get married? 21 and kids by 25.

           

          1.  Who to invite - practically everyone or a select few? a select few.. but the both of us have HUGE families.
             

           

          1. Wedding menu - fine dining or simply delicious? They way to my heart is also food. I have to go with fine dining and it better be delicious too!
             

           

          1. Champagne or red wine? Toasting with Champagne.
             

           

          1.  Honeymoon right after the wedding, awhile after the wedding, or no honeymoon? right away, we’re doing a WeddingMoon! Two birds one stone.
             

           

          1.  Was your/will your honeymoon be at a place special to you both or somewhere brand new to you both? He has been to Playa before, this will be my first.
             

           

          1.  Who will pay for the bills? Both!
             

           

          1.  Living together: Not before marriage or absolutely before marriage? Absolutely. We had no choice, long distance dating. He is from the St. Louis area and I’m from Dallas. We had to see if it would work J
             

           

          1.  Anything else about marriage you'd like to say? I can’t wait to marry my best friend. Come on June 2, 2012!!! I’m ready!

           

           

           



          #165 Julietisurs

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            Posted 10 November 2011 - 01:30 PM

            GRRRRR! Now the numbers are screwed up...I give up. You guys get what I'm trying to say.



            #166 Sharon99

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              Posted 22 November 2011 - 12:33 PM

               

              1. How old are you? 33

              2. At what age did you/will you get married? 33

              3. Do you have children? nope

              4. Did you think you would marry the person you are with now? yes

              5. Were you ever engaged or married to someone other than the person you are with now? no

              6. Do you want a garden wedding, beach wedding, or the traditional church wedding? beach wedding but will be in the gazebo on the beach for some shade!

              7. Where did you/will you get married? Excellence Playa Mujeres, Mexico

              8. First dance - classic waltz, slow and sexy, or fast and spicy? slow and sexy

              9. How many guests did you/will you have? around 30

              10. Do you want/did you have an extravagant wedding or a simple wedding? simple

              11. Vows - traditional or something you make up on your own? traditional

              12. How many layers of cake did you/will you have? not sure - maybe 2

              13. Is/was your wedding/reception at a hotel? yes at the resort on the event terrace

              14. When did you/will you get married - sunrise, mid-day, sunset ? before sunset. Havent figured out exactly how much sun is shinning at 5pm!

              15. Did you/will you have your reception outdoors or indoors? outdoors

              16. Plan every detail down to the napkins or let someone else decide? let my WC decide

              17. How did/will the bride enter? on pink heels!!

              18. Song to walk down the aisle to: a guitarist playing his own music

              19. Song to make your exit: guitarist playing his own music
               
              20. Will you/did you have a solemn ceremony or a light one? hopefully light. Havent even looked into the scripts.

              21. At what age did you think you would get married? 30

              22. Who to invite - practically everyone or a select few? we invited most but only a select few are coming

              23. Wedding menu - fine dining or simply delicious? simply delicious

              24. Champagne or red wine? Champagne!

              25. Honeymoon right after the wedding, awhile after the wedding, or no honeymoon? right away

              26. Was your/will your honeymoon be at a place special to you both or somewhere brand new to you both? special - same as wedding location. This will be our 3rd visit!

              27. Who will pay for the bills? we split bills and pay our individual bills separately

              28. Living together: Not before marriage or absolutely before marriage? absolutely!

              29. Anything else about marriage you'd like to say? LETS GO ALREADY!! COME ON MAY!!!


              #167 venus909

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                Posted 26 November 2011 - 07:06 AM

                1. How old are you? 34


                2. At what age did you/will you get married? 34


                3. Do you have children? yes, 3


                4. Did you think you would marry the person you are with now? Had no idea!  we have been friends for 12 years...


                5. Were you ever engaged or married to someone other than the person you are with now? yes


                6. Do you want a garden wedding, beach wedding, or the traditional church wedding? Beach Wedding

                7. Where did you/will you get married? Punta Cana,DR

                8. First dance - classic waltz, slow and sexy, or fast and spicy? A Salsa or maybe a Bachata
                 
                9. How many guests did you/will you have? expecting around 40


                10. Do you want/did you have an extravagant wedding or a simple wedding? not simple, not extravagant... just right


                11. Vows - traditional or something you make up on your own? I'm hoping to write my own

                12. How many layers of cake did you/will you have? 2


                13. Is/was your wedding/reception at a hotel? at a restaurant


                14. When did you/will you get married - sunrise, mid-day, sunset ? 4pm

                15. Did you/will you have your reception outdoors or indoors? outdoors on the beach

                16. Plan every detail down to the napkins or let someone else decide? plan every detail

                17. How did/will the bride enter? walking in with my mom

                18. Song to walk down the aisle to: not sure yet

                19. Song to make your exit: Good life by one republic
                 
                20. Will you/did you have a solemn ceremony or a light one? pretty light


                21. At what age did you think you would get married? I was married at 24. never expected to get remarried...


                22. Who to invite - practically everyone or a select few? close family and friends


                23. Wedding menu - fine dining or simply delicious? simply delicious


                24. Champagne or red wine? Champagne!


                25. Honeymoon right after the wedding, awhile after the wedding, or no honeymoon? two months later... to London!


                26. Was your/will your honeymoon be at a place special to you both or somewhere brand new to you both? brand new

                27. Who will pay for the bills? We are paying for everything together
                 
                28. Living together: Not before marriage or absolutely before marriage? absolutely

                29. Anything else about marriage you'd like to say? I can't wait to be on the beach and call him my husband!


                #168 Katiem2012

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                  Posted 29 November 2011 - 09:03 AM

                  1. How old are you? 25


                  2. At what age did you/will you get married? 26


                  3. Do you have children? Nope!


                  4. Did you think you would marry the person you are with now? I was pretty sure!


                  5. Were you ever engaged or married to someone other than the person you are with now? No


                  6. Do you want a garden wedding, beach wedding, or the traditional church wedding? Beach wedding


                  7. Where did you/will you get married? Punta Cana,DR


                  8. First dance - classic waltz, slow and sexy, or fast and spicy? slow and sexy


                  9. How many guests did you/will you have? We invited about 60 and 36 have booked so far... so somewhere between there


                  10. Do you want/did you have an extravagant wedding or a simple wedding? simple


                  11. Vows - traditional or something you make up on your own? We're writing our own


                  12. How many layers of cake did you/will you have? Not sure yet :S


                  13. Is/was your wedding/reception at a hotel? It's going to be an evening beach party... at the hotel


                  14. When did you/will you get married - sunrise, mid-day, sunset ? mid-day with a sunset reception


                  15. Did you/will you have your reception outdoors or indoors? the dinner is indoors but the reception party is outdoors


                  16. Plan every detail down to the napkins or let someone else decide? I'll do a combination of both


                  17. How did/will the bride enter? horse and carriage...


                  18. Song to walk down the aisle to: Most  likely Marry Me by Train

                  19. Song to make your exit: We haven't decided yet...

                   

                  20. Will you/did you have a solemn ceremony or a light one? Light


                  21. At what age did you think you would get married? 24ish


                  22. Who to invite - practically everyone or a select few? a select few


                  23. Wedding menu - fine dining or simply delicious? simply delicious


                  24. Champagne or red wine? Champagne


                  25. Honeymoon right after the wedding, awhile after the wedding, or no honeymoon? We're doing a short 3 day weekend away right after, and then going on our honeymoon a few months later...


                  26. Was your/will your honeymoon be at a place special to you both or somewhere brand new to you both? brand new

                  27. Who will pay for the bills? We split down the middle with him paying some and I paying the others




                  28. Living together: Not before marriage or absolutely before marriage? absolutely, we bought a house!


                  29. Anything else about marriage you'd like to say? Only 5 months, I can't wait :)

                   



                  #169 lucy<3woody

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                    Posted 02 December 2011 - 07:49 PM

                    1. How old are you? Just turned 26

                    2. At what age did you/will you get married? 26

                    3. Do you have children? Oh heeeeeell no.

                    4. Did you think you would marry the person you are with now? Yes.

                     

                    5. Were you ever engaged or married to someone other than the person you are with now? Nope, but FH was engaged before.

                    6. Do you want a garden wedding, beach wedding, or the traditional church wedding? Beach wedding


                    7. Where did you/will you get married? Cancun, Mexico


                    8. First dance - classic waltz, slow and sexy, or fast and spicy? slow and romantic


                    9. How many guests did you/will you have? 70


                    10. Do you want/did you have an extravagant wedding or a simple wedding? Simple but unique

                    11. Vows - traditional or something you make up on your own? Our Own


                    12. How many layers of cake did you/will you have? Three

                    13. Is/was your wedding/reception at a hotel? Yes, ceremony on the beach followed by dinner reception outside.

                    14. When did you/will you get married - sunrise, mid-day, sunset ? 5pm

                    15. Did you/will you have your reception outdoors or indoors?  outdoors

                    16. Plan every detail down to the napkins or let someone else decide? I will decide


                    17. How did/will the bride enter? down stone steps to the beach


                    18. Song to walk down the aisle to: somewhere over the rainbow

                    19. Song to make your exit: Here comes the Sun by the Beatles

                     

                    20. Will you/did you have a solemn ceremony or a light one? VERY light

                    21. At what age did you think you would get married? Didn't have it planned

                    22. Who to invite - practically everyone or a select few? Everyone

                    23. Wedding menu - fine dining or simply delicious? Fine Dining. fancy schmancy!

                    24. Champagne or red wine? Champagne

                    25. Honeymoon right after the wedding, awhile after the wedding, or no honeymoon? Trip to NYC 6 months later

                    26. Was your/will your honeymoon be at a place special to you both or somewhere brand new to you both? Special to me, new to him

                    27. Who will pay for the bills? Joint effort, like a marriage!


                    28. Living together: Not before marriage or absolutely before marriage? Absolutely! Been living together five years! Would you buy a car without test driving it??!

                    29. Anything else about marriage you'd like to say? He makes me SO happy <3

                     



                    #170 heavenone

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                      Posted 09 December 2011 - 10:38 PM

                       

                      1. How old are you? 31

                      2. At what age did you/will you get married? 31

                      3. Do you have children? Someday!

                      4. Did you think you would marry the person you are with now? Yes.

                       

                      5. Were you ever engaged or married to someone other than the person you are with now? Nope!

                      6. Do you want a garden wedding, beach wedding, or the traditional church wedding? Beach wedding


                      7. Where did you/will you get married? Punta Cana, DR


                      8. First dance - classic waltz, slow and sexy, or fast and spicy? Still haven't decided (yikes!)


                      9. How many guests did you/will you have? 45

                      10. Do you want/did you have an extravagant wedding or a simple wedding? Intimate, unique, simple

                      11. Vows - traditional or something you make up on your own? Combination


                      12. How many layers of cake did you/will you have? 3

                      13. Is/was your wedding/reception at a hotel? Yes, ceremony is on the beach followed by a reception near the pool

                      14. When did you/will you get married - sunrise, mid-day, sunset ? Just before sunset

                      15. Did you/will you have your reception outdoors or indoors? Outdoors!

                      16. Plan every detail down to the napkins or let someone else decide? A bit of both. Going with the resorts package and theme/decor and then adding some extra touches. I wish I had time to get even more in there.


                      17. How did/will the bride enter? Fly! j/k, walk :)


                      18. Song to walk down the aisle to: Steel drum music

                      19. Song to make your exit: More steel drum music

                       

                      20. Will you/did you have a solemn ceremony or a light one? Light!

                      21. At what age did you think you would get married? When I was little I thought 24 was the perfect age (because my best friends sister got married at 24). Then I turned 24 and decided somewhere between 28 and 30 sounded like a better idea.

                      22. Who to invite - practically everyone or a select few? Everyone really important to US.... and all his mom's friends. ;)

                      23. Wedding menu - fine dining or simply delicious? Fine Dining (it better be!)

                      24. Champagne or red wine? All of the above!

                      25. Honeymoon right after the wedding, awhile after the wedding, or no honeymoon? We're staying a full week in a suite away from everyone else (byyyye!) and then dreaming and saving for a huge exotic trip to south east asia.

                      26. Was your/will your honeymoon be at a place special to you both or somewhere brand new to you both? Our future honeymoon trip isn't special yet but will be after we go there. ;)

                      27. Who will pay for the bills? Us of course.


                      28. Living together: Not before marriage or absolutely before marriage? Absolutely.

                      29. Anything else about marriage you'd like to say? <insert cheesy line here>  No, seriously, I feel so lucky to be marrying my best friend.






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