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Wedding Awesomness Elsewhere


by Meg Keene, Editor-In-Chief

“Did you know, unless you are bananas-rich, you are kind of expected to plan an entire wedding by yourselves? Venue, invitations, colors, flowers, caterers. (For example, Papa John’s requires a two-month lead time for weddings! And they don’t do cakes.) You even have to be sure of things like “will the wedding venue have a sadsack on hand in case one of your wedding guests besmirches the restroom?” It really is that detailed.”

My new favorite word for weddings is now bananas.

Read it all here. (Thanks Lauren!)

Meg Keene

Meg is the Founder and EIC of APW. Her first book, A Practical Wedding: Creative Solutions for Planning a Beautiful, Affordable, and Meaningful Celebration, was published in January 2012, and has been a top three bestseller on the wedding bookshelf ever since. Meg has her BFA in Drama from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. She lives in Oakland, CA with her husband and son. For more than you ever wanted to know about Meg, you can visit MegKeene.com.

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  • Cara

    Thanks to the new sort old-to-new feature I’m now totally going to attempt make “bananas-rich” happen.

    (Also, I feel like I’m reading notes in your high school yearbook or something – this starting at the beginning thing is weird and super fun)

    • Cara

      (forgot to check the fun notify-me box!)

      • meg

        Ohhhh! I love that I finally got a comment on this post ;) And that you read it. Yay!!!