Filtering by Tag: financial planning

How Much Wedding Can You Afford? Choosing The Big Number for Your Big Day

Weddings cost a lot.  A whole lot.  A put-away-every-extra-penny-for-your-entire-engagement-and-only-eat-rice-and-beans-and-don't-buy-anything-that-could-be-considered-a-want lot.  When I read that the average wedding in Canada costs over $31,000 I got very close to giving up and eloping with Jason right then and there (we were in Costa Rica, after all.  Not a bad locale if you ask me.)  But I have always dreamed of a wedding including my closest and dearest, and so had he.  We decided to stick it out and go with a traditional wedding.  But at what cost?

Read More
GUNAS Vegan Ridley Handbag
Vegan Goodies Delivered Monthly

Disclaimer: The medical and/or nutritional information on this site is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay seeking it because of something you have read on this website.

All written material and images on are the property of Elizabeth Turnbull and contributing writers.  Written materials and images may not be reprinted with express permission of the author and/or photographer.

This site contains affiliate links.  This means that purchases made through certain links on may generate us a commission, at no extra cost to you.  Many many hours are put into maintaining this site, and this small income compensates us for our time, effort, and ideas.  Products may be provided to us at no cost for review.  We will always give our genuine opinion about a product or service whether or not we are being compensated.  Always.  Honesty and integrity are very important to us and quality content is always the priority.  We appreciate and respect our readers and would never compromise that with less than fair and accurate information.

Powered by Squarespace. Background image by Elizabeth Turnbull.