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9 tips for a vintage eco-friendly wedding

Alex and I married in 2015. We had roughly 65 guests, ourselves included. We married at the end of winter, had no bridal party, had our reception over lunch at one of our favourite restaurants (that unfortunately no longer exists) with an open bar, and made many other...

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Our Proposal Story

What better way to jump back into blogging than with our proposal story!? I know it's been a while but there have been lots of things going on. Including a huge change in direction for Little Goldfish. Another post will come about that soon. I'm not putting any...

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Free Fiesta! mini prints download

I don’t know about you but I love how vibrant fiestas are. Of course, fiesta is Spanish for party, but there is something different about a fiesta. Recently, I worked with Katie from True North Events for a styled shoot for Keneena from Kablooie Store about how to...

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What is Celebration Anxiety?

Sitting here at my desk, I tried to figure out how to start this post. It's not my usual Friday 'celebrations are awesome!' post, but it's something I've wanted to write about for a little while, and I feel that it's more of a celebration topic than it is a life post....

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How to plan a wedding in 12 months or less – Part Two

Continuing on from the first of this three part series, which is here in case you missed it, part two looks at things you need/might want to lock in over the next three to eight months of planning. There is a little more to discuss this time, so I've tried to break it...

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How to plan a wedding in 12 months or less – Part One

It might sound scary, but planning your dream wedding can be done in 12 months or less. I know because I've done it. All you need is a supportive fiancé, discipline, and planners.  And maybe a Pinterest board or two...(Shhhhh, it's a secret one!, I hear you say). Let...

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Copy or Original?: What is success?

Fact: Little Goldfish Invitations and Stationery started in 2011, you can read more about that here, a little over four years ago.  By now, most businesses might have started to turn a profit, but not me. Why? Among other things, I think it's because I refuse to copy...

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