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For a Unique Wedding Cake Option, Try a Croquembouche

For a Unique Wedding Cake Option, Try a Croquembouche

With the number of French contributions to our culture, you probably won’t be surprised to find a croquembouche at a Canadian wedding. However, you might not be familiar with the history, details and preparation behind these fascinating pastry desser[...]
Wedding Registry Basics: A Quick Guide

Wedding Registry Basics: A Quick Guide

Among the customary wedding traditions, many couples opt to open a gift wedding registry. When wisely implemented, it can be a wonderful tool that makes gift selection easier for your guests. However, you should keep a few things in mind as you proce[...]
A Quick Guide to Planning Your Backyard Wedding

A Quick Guide to Planning Your Backyard Wedding

A backyard wedding can be a great alternative to traditional nuptials in a house of worship or an expensive venue. This is great for couples who want to publicly celebrate their love and long-term commitment while saving money. Arranging such an affa[...]
Your Wedding Is Just the Beginning

Your Wedding Is Just the Beginning

Getting hitched to your significant other can be a fantastic move to make. While you may have been dating your partner for several years at this point, it is important for you to keep in mind that your wedding is the start of a completely different c[...]
Sticking Close to Home for Your Honeymoon

Sticking Close to Home for Your Honeymoon

Getting married can be an expensive endeavor. Even a small reception might wind up costing you way more than you anticipated. It might be useful for you to consider ways to cut back on your expenses. The costs don’t stop coming once the wedding has e[...]
Steps to Leaving a Family Legacy

Steps to Leaving a Family Legacy

May was National Leave a Legacy month, a public awareness campaign that encourages people to leave a gift to a favorite charity when they die. The idea was to support a cause that was near and dear to your heart with money as a lasting family legacy,[...]
The Destination Wedding and its Growing Popularity

The Destination Wedding and its Growing Popularity

The Destination wedding has been growing steadily in popularity for many years. At first glance, the thought of rushing away from Canada toward an international spot might be an expensive one. In truth, destination weddings are far easier to plan and[...]
A Religious Tour of Calgary

A Religious Tour of Calgary

If you’ve seen the movies “Doctor Zhivago,” “Unforgiven,” or “The Revenant,” you have seen the landscape of Calgary. Most people are familiar with the Calgary Stampede, a 10-day rodeo and exhibition, or one of the many other festivals in the city. It[...]
How to Honor Lost Loved Ones at Your Wedding

How to Honor Lost Loved Ones at Your Wedding

A wedding is a special and joyous occasion for most people. Still, the events can be tinged with a bit of sadness in certain circumstances. When close loved ones or a relative has passed away before your wedding, it can leave a void. While coping wit[...]
Remembering Volunteers

Remembering Volunteers

It was in 1943 that National Volunteer Week was first conceived to recognize the contribution women made to the war effort. Women worked just as hard as the men who were serving in the military but received no compensation for their efforts. After th[...]

 

 

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ULC Canada Blog

For a Unique Wedding Cake Option, Try a Croquembouche

For a Unique Wedding Cake Option, Try a Croquembouche

With the number of French contributions to our culture, you probably won’t be surprised to find a croquembouche at a Canadian wedding. However, you might not be familiar with the history, details and preparation behind these fascinating pastry desser[...]
Wedding Registry Basics: A Quick Guide

Wedding Registry Basics: A Quick Guide

Among the customary wedding traditions, many couples opt to open a gift wedding registry. When wisely implemented, it can be a wonderful tool that makes gift selection easier for your guests. However, you should keep a few things in mind as you proce[...]
A Quick Guide to Planning Your Backyard Wedding

A Quick Guide to Planning Your Backyard Wedding

A backyard wedding can be a great alternative to traditional nuptials in a house of worship or an expensive venue. This is great for couples who want to publicly celebrate their love and long-term commitment while saving money. Arranging such an affa[...]
Your Wedding Is Just the Beginning

Your Wedding Is Just the Beginning

Getting hitched to your significant other can be a fantastic move to make. While you may have been dating your partner for several years at this point, it is important for you to keep in mind that your wedding is the start of a completely different c[...]
Sticking Close to Home for Your Honeymoon

Sticking Close to Home for Your Honeymoon

Getting married can be an expensive endeavor. Even a small reception might wind up costing you way more than you anticipated. It might be useful for you to consider ways to cut back on your expenses. The costs don’t stop coming once the wedding has e[...]
Steps to Leaving a Family Legacy

Steps to Leaving a Family Legacy

May was National Leave a Legacy month, a public awareness campaign that encourages people to leave a gift to a favorite charity when they die. The idea was to support a cause that was near and dear to your heart with money as a lasting family legacy,[...]
The Destination Wedding and its Growing Popularity

The Destination Wedding and its Growing Popularity

The Destination wedding has been growing steadily in popularity for many years. At first glance, the thought of rushing away from Canada toward an international spot might be an expensive one. In truth, destination weddings are far easier to plan and[...]
A Religious Tour of Calgary

A Religious Tour of Calgary

If you’ve seen the movies “Doctor Zhivago,” “Unforgiven,” or “The Revenant,” you have seen the landscape of Calgary. Most people are familiar with the Calgary Stampede, a 10-day rodeo and exhibition, or one of the many other festivals in the city. It[...]
How to Honor Lost Loved Ones at Your Wedding

How to Honor Lost Loved Ones at Your Wedding

A wedding is a special and joyous occasion for most people. Still, the events can be tinged with a bit of sadness in certain circumstances. When close loved ones or a relative has passed away before your wedding, it can leave a void. While coping wit[...]
Remembering Volunteers

Remembering Volunteers

It was in 1943 that National Volunteer Week was first conceived to recognize the contribution women made to the war effort. Women worked just as hard as the men who were serving in the military but received no compensation for their efforts. After th[...]