The Ultimate Wedding Planning Checklist

Congratulations! You’re engaged! Now what… First of all, don’t panic. While planning a wedding is a lot of work, throwing you into unchartered territory and asking you to spend the GNP of a small banana republic, it’s not difficult. Or brain surgery. No one is going to get hurt if your color scheme is Forest […]

Cocktail Friday – The Classic Mojito

Happy Friday! That means cocktails here at The Lazy Bride and today we’re sipping the Cuban classic, the Mojito. It seems deceptively simple, with only five ingredients but finding a really good mojito is akin to looking for the Holy Grail. Some of the best I’ve had were found in Havana, Cuba which is not […]

Processional Music – The Ultimate List

Photo by A Brit & A Blonde Processional music accompanies the wedding party, such as the family, bridal party and of course, the bride, as they make their entrance and walk down the aisle. Usually, the parents and bridal party enter (either to different songs or to the same piece of music), there is a […]

Cocktail Friday – Tito’s Lychee Martini

Happy Chinese New Year! Or should I say 新年快樂 (xīn nián kuài lè). To celebrate the Year of the Rooster, we’re mixing up a batch of delicious lychee martinis, a light, refreshing bevvie that has a gorgeous pink hue (how pretty would this be as a signature cocktail?). This yummy drink is courtesy of the […]

Happy 2017!

Well, 2016 certainly has been a ride, hasn’t it? I’m so looking forward to 2017 as we have a ton of fantabulous things planned for The Lazy Bride in the upcoming months, guaranteed to make planning your wedding a piece of scrumptious cake.  So pop that bubbly and dance on some tables! The best is […]

Cocktail Friday – Red, White & Rosemary Sangria

Happy Cocktail Friday! Our libation maven, Angela Price, has shared this delicious and festive sangria recipe from her book Grow, Snip, Shake, Sip: Crafting a Cocktail Garden,  using a variety of apples, pears, cranberries and rosemary to give an updated Holiday cocktail. Red, White & Rosemary Sangria 1 Granny Smith apple 1 Fuji or other […]

Pocket Planner Makes Planning a Breeze

If you’re planning a wedding at a private home, villa, barn, hall or anywhere that requires you to bring in your own food/beverage/staffing, trying to figure out how many pounds of ice or bottles of bubbly you’ll need can cause panic attacks. Before you hide under the bed with a gallon of Ben & Jerry’s, […]

Whiter, Brighter Teeth – Naturally!

Having sparkling pearly whites on your wedding day is something most brides and grooms are concerned about – after all, you’ll likely never have so many photos taken of you at one time (unless you’re a super model, in which case, you likely already have dazzling dental work so carry on). For the rest of […]

Acorns – the Ultimate Lazy Saving Tool

Saving for a wedding can be daunting, no doubt about it. If only there was a no-sweat way to automatically save money that could be used towards your wedding… Rejoice! For Acorns is here and is about to rock your money-saving world! Seriously, it cannot get any easier to save greenbacks. How simple? Check this […]

Cocktail Friday – Pomegranate Whiskey Sour

Whiskey sours are seemingly all the rage now and while bourbon isn’t my drink of choice, this one, from Self Proclaimed Foodie, is pretty delicious.  It has enough of a slight fruitiness to appeal to most palates without crossing over into the Land of Paper Umbrella Cocktails. But can we talk about the colour? Perfect […]