Parish of the Hearts of Jesus and Mary

Our hearts were united and blessed at the Parish of the Hearts of Jesus and Mary (PHJM).  🙂 From our list of Quezon City-based church options that included Mt. Carmel Shrine in New Manila, Sta. Rita de Cascia Church inside Philam Homes and Our Lady of Consolation Parish inside Mira Nila Homes, fiance and I…

Elements at Eton Centris

After having decided to book our caterer Richgold Weddings, looking for the reception venue was next on our list.  To make our wedding preps easier, we decided to select venues where Richgold Weddings is an accredited caterer.  Our reception venue options were Elements at Centris in Quezon City, The Glass Garden in Pasig, Le Pavillion…

Richgold Weddings

Since I worked as a part-time wedding coordinator when I was 22, I had the opportunity to learn about different suppliers in the wedding industry even before I got engaged.  One of my “dream” suppliers was the burgeoning caterer Richgold Weddings.  What made me interested in Richgold was the elegant and modern event styling on…

DIY Origami Bouquets and Boutonnieres for Entourage

The frustrated craftsperson that I was, I forced myself to have even just one do-it-yourself (DIY) project for our wedding.  So I thought of doing origami bouquets and boutonnieres for our entourage. Not only would it save us money, it would also be an opportunity for me, the “feeling” romantic bride, to do something personal,…

Readings for Nuptial Mass

More than the after party and the little romantic details of the wedding, my fiancé and I looked forward to receiving the Sacrament of Matrimony and the nuptial mass.  We wanted it to be special and solemn, so I really took time handpicking the readings and even the songs during mass. For the First Reading,…

Prayers & Eggs for Good Weather

With the specific prayer intention of having good weather on our wedding day (September 5, 2015) and on our vacation in Cebu, we visited the Monasterio de Sta. Clara along Katipunan Avenue in Quezon City. Traditionally,  saying a prayer for good weather on their wedding day has been part of the wedding preparation of many…