It's the Heart (and heat) of the Wedding Season - Sun & Heat Protection during an Outdoor Wedding

Written by Samantha Taylor

So, you decided to opt for an outdoor wedding underrepparttar sun amidstrepparttar 147033 lake, ocean or beach. Are you sure you have considered allrepparttar 147034 aspects of an outdoor wedding? Did you considerrepparttar 147035 fact that you and your guests are going to be outside for many hours throughoutrepparttar 147036 day inrepparttar 147037 beating hot sun? Some people worry so much that it's going to rain or be cold that they completely forget to prepare themselves forrepparttar 147038 sun andrepparttar 147039 heat. The last thing you want is for you or your guests to be burnt for pictures and leaverepparttar 147040 wedding early because they are sun-fried. So here are some sun protection tips to keep in mind whether you'rerepparttar 147041 bride, groom or guest at an outdoor wedding:

  1. Do not tan in a salon or outdoor prior torepparttar 147042 wedding. Tanning of any sort is bad for your skin and can cause peeling right beforerepparttar 147043 wedding.

  2. If you want to getrepparttar 147044 outdoor tanned look, opt for self-tanning products that will give yourepparttar 147045 same effect without harming your skin. There are many lotions and foams that work wonders onrepparttar 147046 skin.

  3. Make sure you apply sunscreen numerous times throughoutrepparttar 147047 day. Encourage your guests to do so as well. Indicate onrepparttar 147048 invitation thatrepparttar 147049 wedding is outdoors and remind them to bring sunscreen. Here's an idea - hand out small decorative bottles of sunscreen as an early wedding favor for your guests.

11 Things to Remember in Planning Your Wedding

Written by Christine

Every woman dreams of her own wedding. May it be a small gathering in a picturesque orchard, a grand ball in a gigantic castle or a funky wedding alongrepparttar coastline, she wants it planned and tailored to her wishes. Planning your wedding would take time, effort and energy but it's worth it. For brides out there, here are some things you can't forget to look into.

1. Payments Of course, planning your wedding will need sufficient amount of cash. Establish who pays for what. This is usually worked out betweenrepparttar 146913 couple and their families.

2. Marriage License Requirements There are different requirements for each state, so be sure to look into yours. Remember that you can't even start planning your wedding without a license so make it high priority.

3. Bookingrepparttar 146914 ceremony andrepparttar 146915 reception. Choose a place to hold your wedding. It'd be great if both parties talk about it. Also, planning your wedding means planningrepparttar 146916 reception well so that there won't be wrinkles in your wonderful day.

4. Reception Ideas Planning your wedding by yourself might become tiring, so set up a brainstorming session with your friends and relatives to work outrepparttar 146917 details. Listrepparttar 146918 ideas in a piece of paper and deliberate on them carefully. Properly laid out plans are wonderful to work with.

5. Invitations The invitation should be simple yet elegant. An overly decorated invitation just turns people off. Remember to include allrepparttar 146919 people involved inrepparttar 146920 wedding itself and address them properly. Be sure to indicate if you're invitingrepparttar 146921 children ofrepparttar 146922 family too because most parents don't take them to weddings if their presence is not specifically requested.

6. Catering Oohh...repparttar 146923 success of every party more often than not relies on its food. Make sure that what you serve is of good quality and that they taste good. Go overrepparttar 146924 menu withrepparttar 146925 head chef and ask him for suggestions. Not only that this will give you great ideas, it will form a bond between you andrepparttar 146926 chef. Keep in mind that when planning your wedding, it pays to be in good terms with most ofrepparttar 146927 staff.

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