The Big Wedding Planning Podcast

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

173 episodes of The Big Wedding Planning Podcast since the first episode, which aired on November 1st, 2016.

  • #61 Yoga Bride - Lauren Star

    November 22nd, 2017  |  50 mins 3 secs
    engaged, planning a wedding, wedding planners, wedding planning, wedding podcast, wedding stress, weddings, yoga

    Michelle welcomes her dear friend and yoga teacher to the podcast today - don’t call her a guru! Lauren Star practices meditation, mindfulness and yoga - and she thought that wedding planning was going to be a breezy dream.

  • #60 It's Our Anniversary!

    November 15th, 2017  |  48 mins 37 secs
    engaged, planning a wedding, the big wedding planning podcast, wedding planners, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    It’s our anniversary! We are SO STOKED to celebrate this one year mark with you, our dear listeners. We’ve had such a great time doing this podcast and we’re so f*%king proud of our first year.

  • #59 You Ask, We Answer

    November 8th, 2017  |  57 mins 55 secs
    engaged, planning a wedding, wedding planners, wedding planning, wedding podcast, wedding vendors, weddings

    We’ve received a lot of feedback and questions from our dear listeners lately, and we want to address everything! This episode covers a recap from our emotional episode with Lauren (The Happiest Sad Day, link below) and Michelle and Christy answer questions from YOU about disappointing bridesmaids, planning a wedding with a deployed partner, addressing appropriate church ceremony attire, and plenty of questions about going from a bride to a wedding industry professional. Let’s go!

  • #58 The Happiest Sad Day

    November 1st, 2017  |  57 mins 24 secs
    engaged, grief, loss, planning a wedding, wedding advice, wedding planners, wedding planning, wedding podcast, wedding vendors, weddings

    For some people, wedding planning happens to coincide with a devastating life crisis. We listen to a bride tell her story of love, loss of her mother and grief during her wedding planning.

  • #57 A Wedding Day Story

    October 25th, 2017  |  46 mins 38 secs
    engaged, guy raz, how i built this, planning a wedding, wedding planners, wedding planning, wedding podcast, wedding vendors, weddings

    Michelle manages the impossible on this one when she takes her microphone along on a wedding day. Listen in as Michelle, Stephanie & Ryan as they tell the story of the wedding on the actual wedding day. Hearing the perspectives not only of the Bride and Groom, but also of their Planner. Congratulations Stephanie & Ryan!

  • #56 Wedding Crashers & Natural Disasters

    October 18th, 2017  |  40 mins 53 secs
    engaged, natural disasters, planning a wedding, wedding crashers, wedding insurance, wedding planners, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    Michelle deals with a ‘first’ in her illustrious wedding planning career, and we round it out with some great, applicable advice about what to do if your wedding is affected by crazy weather and potentially dangerous conditions. A skateboarding accident isn’t a natural disaster, but we’re still gonna talk about it! Christy and Michelle catch up in the midst of a very busy wedding season.

  • #55 Quick Focus! How To Write A Ceremony Script

    October 11th, 2017  |  10 mins 59 secs
    apple podcasts, ceremony scripts, podcast, tipping vendors, wedding advice, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    Lots of couples are opting to have a friend or relative be their wedding officiant. You may have to draft the bulk of the script yourself, as a couple.

  • #54 Quick Focus! The Guest Book

    October 4th, 2017  |  11 mins 17 secs
    apple podcasts, guest books, podcast, the big wedding planning podcast, wedding advice, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    What is a guest book? Is it necessary? Is it something our parents had at their wedding that we want too, or is it old fashioned and uncool? Listen to this short episode and find out!

  • #53 Big Ideas, Little Budget

    September 27th, 2017  |  42 mins 55 secs
    podcast, tipping vendors, wedding advice, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    A listener with a 10K Budget that was shot down by a wedding planner / Michelle tells you all about a wedding she worked last weekend / Yoga and morning routines.

  • #52 Just Married! Real Couple Andrea & Dre

    September 20th, 2017  |  59 mins 31 secs
    podcast, real wedding, tipping vendors, wedding advice, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    We’re so stoked to have newlyweds on the podcast! You may remember Dre from our awesome ‘Groom Interrupted’ episode #40.

  • #51 Catch Up & Playing Officiant

    September 13th, 2017  |  45 mins 32 secs
    first day of school, podcast, universal life church, wedding advice, wedding ceremony, wedding officiants, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    It’s a smorgasbord of topics and we think you’re gonna love it! Sometimes your lovely hosts just need to catch up. Travel horror stories, anniversaries, first days of school, cool mom tips, and...wedding planner stuff. We are girlfriends, after all. So, we recorded this episode to just get back to basics, the two of us, the original duo.

  • #50 Rent My Wedding

    September 6th, 2017  |  47 mins 13 secs
    podcast, rentmywedding.com, vendor recommendations, wedding advice, wedding planning, wedding podcast, wedding season, wedding vendors, weddings

    Convenient, inexpensive, hassle free rentals for your wedding. We are blown away by Rent My Wedding and we think you will be too!

  • #49 WeddingWire's Anne Chertoff Part 2

    August 30th, 2017  |  51 mins 38 secs
    anne chertoff, lgbtq weddings, wedding coordination, wedding details, wedding gifts, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings, weddingwire

    Because 3 wedding experts are better than 2! This episode is rapid fire, Q&A Style! We are so happy to have Anne Chertoff of WeddingWire back.

  • #48 Fitbit In Da House!

    August 23rd, 2017  |  45 mins 53 secs
    being mindful, engaged, fitbit, fitness, getting fit, mindfulness, planning a wedding, wedding planners, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    Fitbit's Managing Editor is here to talk to us about staying healthy, grounded and mindful as you plan your wedding!

  • #47 Wedding Withdrawals

    August 16th, 2017  |  52 mins 52 secs
    the big wedding planning podcast, wedding advice, wedding coordination, wedding details, wedding planner, wedding planning, wedding podcast, wedding withdrawals, weddings

    Wedding planning is not for the faint of heart. It’s WORK! But one things for sure. Once the wedding is over, you’ll feel differently. Maybe even a little sad.

  • #46 How To DJ Your Own Wedding

    August 9th, 2017  |  55 mins 45 secs
    diy, dj, dj your own wedding, engaged, planning a wedding, wedding dj, wedding planners, wedding planning, wedding podcast, wedding vendors, weddings

    Brandon Stiles is on the show today! He reached out to us months ago to pitch his book and course, “How to DJ Your Own Wedding”.