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Expectation: Four courses with Champagne ... Reality: B.Y.O.B and B.B.Q

You just made your guests travel possibly hours to get to your wedding. They spent money on your gift. They had to find babysitters. They had to post congratulations on your Facebook wall. 1,108 more words

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Expectation: The Plaza ... Reality: the Barn

If you have not yet seen Taylor Swift’s Blank Space music video yet, then this must be your first time using the internet, or you just really really hate T Swizzle. 1,256 more words

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Expectation: Roses ... Reality: Wildflowers, books, lanterns, anything!

Flowers were never something I thought about until I started seeing beautiful bouquets on, you guessed it, ┬áPinterest. However, the more weddings I actually went to the less I saw these incredible arrangements and the more I saw unique bouquets and centerpieces that didn’t involve flowers at all! 729 more words

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Expectation: Cake ... Reality: Cupcakes!

According to The Knot’s 2013 wedding statistics, the average wedding costs around $29,000, and $550 of that goes to the wedding cake alone. Thinking this was absurd, 600 dollars for a cake?, I asked my mother who said people can spend up thousands just on their wedding cake. 782 more words

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