10 Amazing Ideas for a Filipiniana Wedding

A Filipiniana wedding theme is always a good idea to consider when planning your wedding. It's a budget-friendly theme because everything that will be used in the wedding is homegrown. The beauty of having this wedding theme is that it supports and promote Filipino world-class products. Now, that's something to be proud of. Last year, my sister and her husband tied the knot in a Filipiniana wedding theme and it was adorable. Every detail is well-thought out. They even did their own research to be able to execute their ideas effectively. The good thing is that the internet has really helped...

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7 Flat Shoes You Can Totally Rock On Your Wedding!

Ah, the Big Day! One of the most awaited days in a woman's life! The Wedding Day, they say, is one of the most pivotal and memorable moments in a person's life. In our modern era, there are a lot of independent women who prefer functionality and comfort over beauty and poise. However, can you be comfortable and at the same time still look elegant? If you browse the pages of bridal magazines, you can see these beautiful pictures of models wearing lovely and intricate wedding dresses matched with sky high stiletto heels. As pretty as they look, let's all...

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9 Must-Try Resorts for Your Destination Wedding in the Philippines

The Philippines has numerous beautiful islands and beaches that may serve as the perfect backdrop to your wedding. The resorts listed in this article may already have their own wedding packages, so it is easier for you to organize your special day with them. So if you’re looking for a place to have the ideal seaside wedding, look no further. We’ve got your back. Disclaimer: None of the pictures featured in this article are mine. They were taken professionally for each resort's official website.   Balesin Island Club Located off the eastern coast of Luzon, Balesin Island Club is an exclusive...

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What Happens When your Husband is of a Different Faith?

  Marriage is already difficult as it is. You have committed yourself to a person who is most likely very different from you, with different ideals, beliefs, value system. If you were Catholic and he were Protestant, that in itself is a source of discussion: who converts to what? The families will try to put in their two cents worth, the pastor will be called in, the priest will be asked, the congregation will be asked to pray for the decision. At least in the Philippines. We are a Christian nation, populated by devoted followers. The church is always a...

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I Paid in Pizza for my Philippine Marriage License

  This is very embarrassing for me. Unfortunately, sometimes it is needed to bring light to a horrible problem in the Philippines. Corruption. As I was writing my article on buying wedding dress in the Philippines, I was reminded of my unfortunate experience where I had to bribe some people with Pizza just to get our marriage license. Yes, you heard that right, PIZZA. Here's what happened. In Sta Rosa, Laguna, or maybe everywhere else in the Philippines, you have to attend a whole day seminar on marriage before getting your marriage license or permit to marry. This created a...

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Buying a Wedding dress in the Philippines

  They say you can have a grand wedding in the Philippines for a fraction of the normal cost than if you were to do in the USA or Europe. I absolutely agree. Yesterday, my cousin told me her and her husband are doing a church wedding in January. She knows I have an unnatural love for party and event planning, so she is counting on me to help her. To give you an idea of my some of my special powers, picture a beautiful beach wedding. 200 guests, beach resort, rooms, buffet, flowers, red carpet, wedding arch, the whole...

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