Signature Drinks – Part 1, Classic Champagne

We are fancy ladies (sometimes we are fancy in our pjs, but still – fancy!) and while sipping champagne cocktails during last night’s domination Super Bowl game, I thought – wouldn’t it be fun to have a series on signature drinks? The answer is – duh! So, here is the first of 4 “Signature Drink”…

7 Major Wedding Guest Mistakes

  Well, of course, it should go without saying that a wedding guest should not hit on the bride or groom, but in today’s world… sometimes the obvious needs to be stated! Ha!  That being said, it’s important to remember that most couples spend countless hours (or have planners who do the work for and with them…  )…

Dare to Dream!

Guest Blog by Sammy Cortino As if your special day isn’t going to be magical enough, how about hiring an illusionist to entertain your guests? For “Magic’s Royal Duke” Sammy Cortino, magic is an art: an image of life. Whether performing on a stage or using a restaurant table as his stage, Sammy’s performance utilizes classic illusions incorporated into…

Two Not-to-Miss Experiences for Nashville Couples!

Ashley’s Bride Guide: Hosting Incredible Bridal Events for Engaged Nashville Couples During the third week in September, ABG will host several bridal events designed to help you meet wedding pros, chat with Ashley (yes! There is a REAL Ashley!) + the ABG team, get wedding ideas, visit wedding venues and meet other engaged couples. The…

Mad Men Continues!

Okay fine, so maybe this doesn’t necessarily have anything to do with weddings but I wanted to share anyway! I am so excited that Mad Men will continue its gloriousness for another two seasons.🙂 Whoo! That seemed like a close one. And I’m just kidding. Of course I am going to relate this back to…

Unveiled Bridal Show: Recap!

Special thanks to Nashville Lifestyles Magazine for inviting Music City Events to participate in the magazine’s 4th annual bridal show! The lovely “UNVEILED” event was Thursday February 3, 2011 at aVenue in downtown Nashville.  Unlike the more traditional bridal show, guests and vendors enjoyed an evening of {pink!} champagne and delicious hors d’oeuvres along with s’mores and…

To See or Not to See – is that your question?

Every couple is faced with this question: “Are you going to see each other before the ceremony?” Lots of couples are quick to answer “No” when maybe, just maybe, “Yes” could be the preferred answer. The Tradition – Not To See The tradition of “hiding” the bride from the groom, prior to the wedding, comes from…

Alternative Wedding Menus – Enjoy!

Wedding Menus. Not your grandmother’s cup of tea. Photo courtesy of Roger Chartier Wedding food – a seated dinner of soup, followed by salad, followed by a hot dinner and a traditional butter cream cake? ‘No thanks’, says today’s bride. A recent Independent article on wedding food lifted the lid on one of the biggest wedding trends of…