The Big Wedding Planning Podcast

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

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

  • #42 Quick Focus! How To Write A Toast

    July 14th, 2017  |  5 mins 38 secs
    matron of honor, shrh designs, wedding advice, wedding planners, wedding planning, wedding podcast, wedding toasts, weddings

    Surprise! Bonus episode this week. Christy is going to tell you how to write an awesome Wedding Toast!

  • #41 A Sister's Toast

    July 12th, 2017  |  32 mins 56 secs
    matron of honor, shrh designs, wedding advice, wedding planners, wedding planning, wedding podcast, wedding toasts, weddings

    In this episode, we go deep and get a little personal. Michelle is interviewing her dear friend Sarah about Sarah’s wedding toast and the story behind it.

  • #40 Groom Interrupted

    July 5th, 2017  |  44 mins 58 secs
    grooms advice, wedding coordination, wedding details, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    Andreas is a ‘typical’ groom - totally excited about his wedding, but not as involved in the planning as his bride-to-be, Andrea. (Yes, Andreas and Andrea.)

  • #39 The Serial Bridesmaid

    June 28th, 2017  |  30 mins 36 secs
    apple podcasts, bridesmaids, wedding coordination, wedding details, wedding party, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    Mia is Christy’s cousin and at 25 years old, she has been a bridesmaid in 7 weddings in last 2 years! The money, dresses, parties, duties and of course, the honor of the job.

  • #38 Wedding Fatigue

    June 21st, 2017  |  50 mins 27 secs
    wedding coordination, wedding details, wedding planning, wedding podcast, wedding stress, weddings

    Is wedding planning this stressful for all couples?! Short answer: Yes, yes it is.

  • #37 Rehearsals do NOT suck!

    June 14th, 2017  |  39 mins 48 secs
    ceremony rehearsals, officiants, wedding coordination, wedding details, wedding planning, wedding podcast, wedding rehearsals, weddings

    The rehearsal. Necessary? Yes! Fun? Totally! Well, maybe more necessary than fun, but hear us out.

  • #36 Lessons (Planners) Learned

    June 7th, 2017  |  41 mins 36 secs
    podcast, vendor recommendations, wedding advice, wedding planning, wedding podcast, wedding season, wedding vendors, weddings

    With a few weddings under our belts last May, we're sharing a few things we encountered and learned while "in the trenches".

  • #35 Rentals Guru - Kathy Newby

    May 31st, 2017  |  53 mins 56 secs
    abbey party rents sf, kathy newby, rentals, wedding coordination, wedding details, wedding planning, wedding podcast, wedding rentals, weddings

    Everything you need to know about rentals and more!

  • #34 Unofficial Officiant

    May 24th, 2017  |  41 mins 32 secs
    podcast, tipping vendors, universal life church, wedding advice, wedding ceremony, wedding officiants, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    Officiating weddings when you’re not really an officiant? How does that work?

  • #33 Quick Focus! Bar Service

    May 17th, 2017  |  10 mins 19 secs
    bar service, beverage service, last call, wedding coordination, wedding details, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    Last Call for Alcohol! The QUICK FOCUS SERIES returns this week and we are schooling you on Beverage Service for your wedding.

  • #32 The Master's Class

    May 10th, 2017  |  21 mins 58 secs
    california wedding, events of distinction, joyce scardina becker, wedding coordination, wedding details, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    Joyce Scardina Becker is a leader in the West Coast wedding industry and was Michelle & Christy's teacher back when they took the Wedding Planner Certificate Program. Michelle interviews her mentor and teacher for the show also get's to chat a bit with Joyce's current Wedding Planner Certification Students.

  • #31 The Final Details

    May 3rd, 2017  |  46 mins 35 secs
    wedding coordination, wedding details, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    What items are you bringing to your wedding? Where do they need to be set up? What do you want back at the end of the night? The Final Details list answers these questions and many more!

  • #30 Booty Shoot! Miss Chloe

    April 26th, 2017  |  34 mins 27 secs
    boudoir, destination weddings, wedding photography, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    Boudoir shoots...what are they? Who does them? Why?? In this episode, Michelle goes ‘behind the scenes’ and hangs out with photographer Michelle Walker and bride Chloe as Chloe bares all...

  • #29 Quick Focus! Tipping Your Vendors

    April 19th, 2017  |  10 mins 51 secs
    podcast, tipping vendors, wedding advice, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    This episode is our first of the QUICK FOCUS SERIES. Short episodes where Michelle and Christy focus on small but important parts of the wedding and give you just the info you need to know in 10 minutes or less!

  • #28 Matt & Amanda - Part 2 - A Real Engaged Couple

    April 12th, 2017  |  1 hr 5 mins
    amanda lund, bridal showers, cats, matt gourley, podcast, stitcher, wedding planning, wedding podcast, weddings

    Amanda Lund and Matt Gourley are getting married! They’ve been planning their wedding and they have a lot of awesome advice! They are getting married in a few short weeks and they’re checking in with us at this point in the process.

  • #27 Two Michelles In A Bar Talk Photography

    April 5th, 2017  |  41 mins 42 secs
    photography, wedding, wedding coordination, wedding photographer, wedding photography, wedding planner, wedding planning, wedding stories, wedding traditions, weddings

    Sometimes you have to record your podcast in a bar, and this is one of those times. Michelle interviews Michelle Walker, wedding photographer extraordinaire! This episode is CHALK-FULL of great advice from an experienced, talented and amazing wedding photographer. Seriously, these show notes don’t do the episode justice. Listen and Learn...there is so much to learn from Michelle Walker.