Getting married is all about celebrating a couple coming together in love. Sunshine and rainbows, right? Not to be a Debbie Downer, but all those parties can have a negative impact on the environment. Making a few adjustments to your bridal shower and wedding can help minimize your footprint on Mother Earth. Eco-friendly events are near and dear to our Lazy Bride heart, as we’ve been creating green weddings for over 15 years. We were honoured to be included in this article with 8 ways to have an eco-friendly shower in Brides. The article has tons of wonderful ideas from various wedding pros all over the world.
* register for experiences, rather than things. Many couples already have their homes set up by the time the wedding rolls around so they’re not in need of another blender or a set of china. Rather than asking for household goods that are likely to sit in a closet, register for experiences, like taking a class together or having a couples spa day or a horseback riding tour. Even better, donate to a worthwhile charity. The Good Beginning is a registry with a conscious for couples who want to make a positive impact on society.