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12 of the Most Magical Wedding Themes for Summer

Wedding Themes: summer themed table setting

With gorgeous weather and a feel-good atmosphere, it’s no surprise that summer is such a popular time of year for weddings. Mirror these good vibes with a fun theme for your summer wedding. If you’re searching for the best wedding themes for summer, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve gathered together 12 of our favorites, plus decor and styling tips to help you pull off the look. 
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7 First Birthday Themes for Your Little One’s Big Day

First birthday themes: baby smashing a cake

After a year full of firsts — from their first diaper change to their first words — it’s finally time to throw your baby their first birthday party. It’s a big birthday not just for the baby but also for the parents. After all, you’ve survived a year full of late nights, early mornings, long walks, and lots of bouncing. And you’ve been rewarded with plenty of giggles, smiles, and milestones.

Now, it’s time to reward yourself and your little one for getting through a big first year together. Plan a party that will bring a smile to your face and your baby’s face by finding a perfect-for-your-family first birthday theme. A theme can make party planning easier (because parents have enough on their plates), and it can inspire your decorations, menu, and party favors.

Here are seven of our favorite first birthday themes to help you plan your little one’s big day.
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How to Write a Thoughtful Sympathy Message for Those Experiencing Loss

Sympathy message: Gilded Sentiments Card

There are moments in life when loss becomes a reality. Whether someone has lost a partner, close friend, parent, coworker, or pet, it’s a time that calls for reflection and support. While it might not be easy to find the right words, it’s important to express compassion during this tough time with a heartfelt sympathy message

To help you through the process, we’re sharing sympathy message ideas for a variety of scenarios. We’ll also offer some tips on how to structure it, along with wording ideas to inspire your own personal message. 
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40th Birthday Ideas: How to Plan a Fantastic Celebration

40th birthday ideas: woman happily celebrating her 40th birthday

Celebrating a 40th birthday is a big deal. It’s a time to honor years of success and overcoming challenges while looking forward to new growth, passion pursuits, and just enjoying life. For this milestone birthday, there are countless ways to mark the occasion. You can go all-out with a big bash including coworkers and acquaintances or keep it low-key with your best friends and closest loved ones at a small shindig.

Here, you’ll find easy party planning tips for your special day, plus 40th birthday ideas for themes and activities. That way, you can have the perfect party whether you want a big blowout or something a little simpler. Each party idea is paired with a matching digital invitation to make the party planning process even easier.
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50th Wedding Anniversary: 15 Party Ideas to Honor the Happy Couple

50th wedding anniversary: senior couple happily hugging each other

Whether you and your spouse are celebrating your golden wedding anniversary or you’d like to host a celebration for the special couple, it’s time to mark the moment with a 50th wedding anniversary party. Here’s how to plan an unforgettable anniversary party, including themes to consider, decor ideas, activities, food, drinks, and gifts. 
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Rosh Hashanah Greeting Ideas and Digital Invites for Your Celebration

Rosh Hashanah greeting: Shana Tova Blessings Card, honey, flowers, and pomegranates

Rosh Hashanah is a wonderful time for celebration and tradition. It’s a chance to look forward to a joyous new year and reflect upon the successes of the year gone by. The day starts with blowing the shofar (ram’s horn) and candles are lit each evening. As with most holidays, food plays a central role in the festivities. Parties are filled with pomegranates, love, and celebration as well as plenty of prayer and religious customs.

Whether you’re Jewish and looking for wording ideas to wish friends a joyful holiday or you simply want to send well wishes to Jewish friends and family members, you’ll find thoughtful Rosh Hashanah greetings here. Plus, you’ll find gorgeous invitations you can use to invite loved ones to celebrate this festive holiday.
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How to Write a Thank You Note for Moments Both Big and Small

How to write a thank you note: different kinds of thank you cards

People love feeling appreciated and sending a thank you card is a thoughtful way to express your gratitude. There are some obvious moments for sending a card — like after receiving a wedding gift or birthday present. But there are other times when sending such sentiments can be a sweet surprise — such as sending a thank you note to someone who inspired you to make an important change.

To help you find the right words, we’re sharing some tips on how to write a thank you note to someone special for whatever reason. Be it a brief handwritten note, lengthy letter, or digital card, these wording ideas will help you share your personal message of thanks. 
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When to Have a Baby Shower: Top Tips for Planning

When to have a baby shower: group of people throwing confetti at a baby shower

A new bundle of joy is always cause for celebration, but knowing when to have a baby shower isn’t always so clear. Whether you’re planning your own shower or organizing the event for a loved one, the ideal time depends on a few considerations. Some parents-to-be want to celebrate early on so they can focus on other things as the due date gets near. Other parents prefer to wait until closer to the due date while others prefer to host a party after the baby is born.

Fortunately, this guide highlights the important things to keep in mind when determining your baby shower timeline along with helpful tips on planning the big event. Plus, you’ll find stunning baby shower invitations to share the news about the upcoming celebration.
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How to Write the Perfect Bridal Shower Card Message

Bridal shower card message: bridal shower congratulations cards

Whether it’s for your lifelong BFF or a delightful coworker, attending a bridal shower is a special moment to celebrate the bride before the wedding day. But what should you include in a bridal shower card message? Follow this guide to learn how to craft a thoughtful bridal shower card — you’ll find wording ideas (everything from funny to sweet) as well as bridal shower card designs you can send in an instant.
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14 Sunflower Wedding Ideas to Brighten Up Your Big Day

Sunflower wedding: sunflower themed wedding invitations

Roses, ranunculus, and peonies might be the most popular wedding flowers, but there’s just something about sunflowers that seem to make everyone smile. And what better moment to feature these vibrant and cheerful blossoms than on the happiest day of your life?

A sunflower wedding theme is a wonderful way to celebrate your big day. But how exactly can you mix in these eye-catching beauties as part of your wedding theme? Glad you asked. We’ve gathered some of our favorite ideas on decor, floral arrangements, and other key elements. Plus, we’ve chosen some of our favorite sunflower wedding invites to match your theme.
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