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Choosing Your Wedding Cake

A wedding cake is usually one of the highlights of the wedding and this means that one needs to be very careful when choosing one. It is a symbol of good fortune and fertility, and not to mention that it is believed to bring good luck to those who eat it. In this article, we are going to take a look at some things to consider when choosing your wedding cake.

Choosing Your Wedding Cake

Make Wedding Design Decisions First

There are many elements which will define your wedding as you aim to create your story, and they are actually the foundation of this story being created. Such elements include the styling, the flowers, and the theme among other things. Before choosing your wedding cake, you need to first identify what all of these elements are.

The Flavor Should Not Be What Others Want

It is your wedding and not theirs, and this means that it is you and your spouse who should choose the flavors, textures, and smells. These are some of the things that are contributing to your story and not the other people’s stories.

The Height Should Match the Space

Remember that creating a cake is an art and not just something else to eat during the wedding. It should therefore be in tango with the size of the room where the wedding will be held. This should be considered when designing the cake.

What is the Budget?

The cost of the cake is determined by the number of people you are expecting at the ceremony, and also by the design you want. These are the things that will guide you when figuring out your budget. Remember that a lot of work goes into the designing of the wedding cake.

What Sort of Dressing Do You Want?

Thinking beyond the design, some of the other elements to consider include things like the cake stands, the flowers, and even the linen to be used. A good designer will advise you on this.

Let it Shine

Let the cake steal the spotlight by choosing the best position to make it stand out and shine. The event organizer should be able to help with this.

The bottom line, go with whatever works best for you.

Online Wedding Planning Tools

Still on the subject of wedding planning, we are now going to take a look at some online wedding planning tools that can make planning a wedding much easier. Below is a list of some of those tools:


Notion is a workspace meant to make things easier for you when planning your wedding tool. It does things such as handle your bills, the guest list, the to-do list of attendees, and a host of other things.

Zola – Free Wedding Website

Yes, you heard it right! You can create a free wedding website with Zola. You can choose from different templates, customizing them to meet your requirements. The website can be used to update your guests on the details of the wedding.

Below is a list of other free wedding planning tools which can be used:

  • Amazon – you can create a free wedding gift registry here for the convenience of your guests buying gifts and sending them to you
  • The Spruce – here you can create a free wedding planning checklist
  • Pinterest – you can get wedding inspiration boards here
  • Spotify – you can get your wedding music playlist here
  • Canva – it can be used to design customized wedding cards


I bet that you are now bubbling with excitement as your dream wedding draws closer. Take into consideration the tips mentioned above, and let us know how it goes. …

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Picking the Right Wedding Cake and Desserts

Planning a wedding can seem like a very easy thing, until the day comes that it is your turn to plan your wedding. Most people can simply seek the services of a wedding planner to get the burden off their hands, and besides, wedding planners know how to go about every detail. There are however, some things that they would need you to point direction such as themes, the wedding cake, deserts, and a host of other things. In this article, we are going to take a look at picking the right wedding cake and deserts. The truth is that they come in a wide variety and it could get quite overwhelming choosing them. We are going to look at this from a wedding planners angle.

One of the best ways to pick your deserts is to pay homage to family traditions. If your future mother in law is good at making fruit cakes, consider incorporating a fruit cake into one of the tiers of the wedding cake, or make fruit cupcakes. You need to take time and think of what matters the most. Would you like the cake to have a formal feel, or a homey feel where guests come and pick what they want? Think of the color of the clothes you’ll be wearing. Look through photos of cakes that you’ve saved. According to one wedding planner, most brides usually have an idea of what they want their cake to look like. You’ll then need to think of the amount of money that you’re willing to spend on the cake. Once you’ve got that sorted out, it’s time for you to start shopping for a baker.

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The Truth About Raspberry Leaf Tea During Pregnancy

Cakes go very well with tea, and assuming that you got married and are on your way to raising a family, I thought that we could take a look at the truth about raspberry leaf tea during pregnancy. The raspberry leaf tea has a nice and gentle flavor, and can be taken hot or cold. Below, we are going to take a look at how raspberry leaf tea is beneficial to the body.

Added Vitamin C

Vitamin C is one of the reasons why this tea is very popular. Vitamin C restores the immune system, reducing the risk of infections. This is very important for pregnant women, since they need to remain healthy at all times for the sake of the babies they are carrying.

Calming the Body

Raspberry leaf tea has a calming effect on the body, just like other teas do. This is due to the added tannins that make the body to feel relaxed. This allows for proper blood flow, and less intestinal discomfort. Cases of morning sickness also reduce, keeping you healthier.

Strengthening the Body

The process of giving birth is better since you’ll feel stronger. With more strength, chances of wearing out during delivery are less, and it also improves the way that you handle contractions. The amniotic sac that holds the unborn baby is also stronger, the membranes in the abdominal area also stronger. This is good for the delivery process.


We have given you tips on how to choose a wedding cake, and assuming that you’ll want to have a baby soon after you’re married, we have also thrown in raspberry leaf tea. This is a healthy tea for your pregnancy.…

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