Monday, June 29 2015

Adrienne Laursen, LMFT, Licensed Marriage Therapist and nationally recognized relationship expert, shares tips for Discussing A Prenuptial Agreement With Your Partner.  Adrienne is the owner of THE ENGAGEMENT COACH, and provides exclusive, customized premarital and engagement coaching to her clients nationwide.

You want me to sign WHAT?  This isn’t fair!

Friday, June 26 2015

We make a point to follow the best and brightest in creative local wedding planning, and every Friday we round up our five favorite photos from the last week's feed. Follow these incredible vendors on Instagram for more gorgeous inspiration, and to be featured in next week's roundup, tag your best bridal photos #oregonbride. Don't forget to follow us at @oregonbridemag for your daily dose of pretty! This week we're back with a special edition of our weekly faves, featuring our favorite pics from last night's 2015 Best of Bride awards party!

Thursday, June 25 2015

Self-proclaimed food explorers, Jenny Stalder, 28, and Ben Turney, 29, wanted to represent their hometown culinary classics when serving up late-night nourishments at their wedding at Duckridge Farm in Northwest Portland. Downtown Portland’s Blue Star Donuts played up Ben’s Portland background and provided the couple’s favorite flavors, such as passion fruit glazed and spiked apple cider fritters.

Wednesday, June 24 2015

Rich jewel-tones, a geode-topped wedding cake, a gorgeous couple covered in flowers atop vintage rugs and harem pillows - need I say more? Between gold accents, a lavish tablescape, and Moroccan-inspired metallic pieces, this styled shoot is filled with glamour, while earthy details like macrame, muted organic-looking florals and brown leather infuse the spread with a bohemian air. Rich textures like velvet, crushed silk and woven cushions add even more interest - seriously, try tearing your eyes away from these photos!

Monday, June 22 2015

Wedding season is certainly in full swing. Whether you’re a bride-to-be, a bridesmaid or a guest, these tips will help you whittle down your waist with a little focus on water, so you can look and feel great on your big day.

With a wedding and all the celebrations leading up to it, water intake is something to make a priority!

3 Reasons Why Water is Important: