Couples exchanging gifts on their wedding day: Yay or Nay

Couples exchanging gifts on their wedding day is definitely not new but since we’ve yet to really address it here on Triple B I wanted to do so today. Mr. TK and I didn’t participate in this but many couples do and look forward to it. I know some brides receive heartfelt cards, designer purses, […]

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Fashion Friday – Bridal News You Can Use

Hip-hop’s eight most memorable weddings. See who made the list here.

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Triple B on the Scene in Maryland for the Road to Essence Fest!

I’m super-excited to announce that I will be “on the scene” at the Road to Essence Fest in Laurel, MD on Saturday, May 17th! This fun event is taking place at Wal-Mart and is scheduled to include giveaways, empowerment sessions — that’s where I come in — and will feature live musical performances by Marsha […]

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The Road to Mrs. – Pre-Marriage Counseling

Growing up, I went to church every Sunday with my grandparents. My pastor would always speak of the love God had for the church, and how a man should have that same kind of love for his wife. I learned that marriage is ordained by God and is a sacred and holy. So when Leonard […]

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Bridgette’s Pick of the Week – BlackBridalBliss.com is 4!

Hola! When BlackBridalBliss.com launched on April 26, 2010, U.S. President Barack Obama had been in office less than six months, Instagram didn’t exist, and I was single. Fast forward to today…What a difference four years can make! Triple B has grown tremendously since launching and I am uber-proud of the accomplishments made thus far.

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Tie the Knot Tuesday 4-Year Anniversary Special

Guess what? BlackBridalBliss.com is 4 years-old! Epic, right? Our official anniversary was Saturday, April 26 but the celebration will continue all month long. Stay tuned for a reflective post with a bunch of mushy stuff tomorrow. Today we’re looking back at the most popular Tie the Knot Tuesday features based on your comments. I’m grateful […]

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Marriage Matters Monday – Committed to the Commitment

The below video is over a year old but the content still resonates and educates. I have known the interview subjects, Rev. Dr. Floyd Flake and Rev. Dr. Elaine Flake of the Allen A.M.E. Cathedral in Queens, NY since childhood. I attended the Allen Christian School which they founded for eight years and believe I […]

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Final Fridays with Cousin Mars – The Truth Behind Diamond Engagement Rings

  Ladies (and fellas because I know some of y’all are reading too), do you remember your initial reaction to hearing Beyonce’s Put a Ring On It song? We all know one of the first things asked after a woman says she is engaged is “Let me see the ring!” How many people do you […]

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Fashion Friday – Bridal News You Can Use

Get into the smoky eye wedding trend here.

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The Road to Mrs. – Our 100 Days Until the Wedding Countdown!

Leonard was out of town for six weeks (He’s in the Air Force, remember?) and I counted the days until he got home. I tried to keep myself busy with wedding planning and work, but I missed him very much. So I was elated when he finally came home this week. I had my BFF […]

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15 Minutes With… William P. Miller of W.P. Miller Special Events

Company name W.P. Miller Special Events

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Bridgette’s Pick of the Week – Smythson Honeymoon Journal

BlackBridalBliss.com Random Confession #63: I adore journals and notebooks almost as much as I do stationery. I realize the rest of the world is all about digital, but doggonit I still enjoy scribbling down my thoughts, dreams, frustrations and even fears on paper. Thus my latest Triple B Pick of the Week is the Honeymoon […]

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(Not Quite) Tie the Knot Tuesday FLASHBACK – Keisha & Robert

Remember this adorable Atlanta couple, Keisha Williams and Robert Gray, Jr.? They got in engaged back in 2007 and the entire magical proposal was documented by talented lensman Robert Oscar Knight.

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7 Tips to Avoid Stress When Wedding Planning

Let’s get right to it: Planning a wedding is time-consuming and typically stressful at some point. So Triple B tapped NYC-based life coach LaToya Morgan of Your Hidden Treasure to offer practical tips on keeping your bliss while planning. Morgan reveals, “Through my experiences as a life coach and watching friends that have been brides, […]

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Fashion Friday – Bridal News You Can Use

Triple B is so excited about the upcoming Adoring Ebony: A Celebration of Black Weddings exhibit at the George and Leah McKenna Museum of African American Art in New Orleans! Read about it here and if you’re down in the Big Easy anytime soon, check it out.

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The Road to Mrs. – My Obsession with Etsy

Shortly after I started planning our wedding I discovered the website Etsy and now I’m a full blown addict.  The app is on both my iPad and iPhone and I visit the site several times a day. I’ve already ordered a cake topper, guest book and numerous wedding favors. I also have lots of items […]

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Bridgette’s Pick of the Week – TheEnclosed.com

When I learned of TheEnclosed.com recently, I knew I had the share this find on Triple B. What woman wouldn’t fancy receiving a new, different pair of sexy undies in the mail every month? This subscription-based service, founded by Columbia Business School graduate Antonia Townsend in November 2013, does just that!

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Lishawn & Miguel

Couple: Lishawn and Miguel Wedding Date: November 17, 2013 Wedding and Reception Location: Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty Six, Fort Lauderdale, FL Wedding Theme: Diamonds Are Forever

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What to Wear to Spring & Summer Wedding Events

With such a brutal winter I know you’re ready for some spring/summer sun. So, Triple B is back to give you warm weather fashion fun. Here are a few looks (including shoes, accessories and even a cool beauty item) to get you ready for all of your upcoming bridal-related events. Whether you’re searching for a […]

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Fashion Friday: Bridal News You Can Use

Groupon introduces the wedding shop. Deets here.

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