Inclusively Yours is a wedding planning podcast featuring LGBTQ+ tips, advice and love stories. Brought to you by Love Inc., an equality-minded® wedding publication.
Wellness & Weddings
Jose Rolon is a leading NYC planner who understands the importance of wellness, especially during the planning process, and actually incorporates it into his client services. Today he's sharing the top sources of stress, how to combat them, and even revealing a few tricks he has up his sleeve for calming his couples on the big day.
Everything You Need to Know About Proposing!
I'm chatting with Meghan Brown, director of the proposal planning site HowTheyAsked.com.
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Inclusively Yours Episode #3: What to Do Immediately After Getting Engaged: https://apple.co/32I1Zhv
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Heteronormativity in the Wedding Industry
If you've been engaged for more than even 5 minutes, you've probably already noticed that the wedding industry is extremely heteronormative. The language that so many wedding pros use, and the hetero assumptions that they make, make it uncomfortable at best for LGBTQ couples who are going through the planning process. And sure, it can be expected in more rural parts of the country but this is even a problem in more progressive cities like New York and Los Angeles. And that's what we're talking about today.
Real Wedding Story: Michael and Matt
Michael and Matt are our first real couple guest and these travel-obsessed husbands from Portland, Oregon have a truly unique love story that actually started on YouTube, believe it or not.
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What to do Immediately After Getting Engaged
Did you know that the weeks between Thanksgiving and Valentine's Day are known as engagement season? Yeah. It's because more than 700,000 couples will be getting engaged during these months. I mean, think about it -- you're around family, lots of good feelings. It's a good recipe for a proposal, right? So if you're one of the lucky ones who are making the plunge, or you have a hunch that you might be -- there are a few to-do's post-proposal, before you dive full on into wedding planning mode.
Wedding Venue Budget-Saving Tips
Today we're chatting with Jessica Bishop from Budget Savvy Bride and she's sharing her money-saving tips to finding & booking your wedding venue.
The Budget Savvy Bride Website:https://thebudgetsavvybride.com
The Budget Savvy Wedding Planner & Organizer: http://bit.ly/2OrRD1d
Cost Of Wedding Resource Site: https://www.costofwedding.com/
Savvy Wedding Guide: http://bit.ly/35eavGY
Printable Venue Form from The Budget Savvy Bride: http://bit.ly/2omd
Customer ReviewsSee All
Helpful, informative and fun!
Loved the first collection of episodes. Great info, helpful topics, and of course a warm and inclusive tone. Excited to hear more! Super helpful for any couples who are currently planning their big day.
Great podcast! Informative as well as entertaining.