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4 Wedding Planning Tips For Those Who Just Said Yes

By El Caribe Caterers | Jan 3, 2017 | Comments Off on 4 Wedding Planning Tips For Those Who Just Said Yes

The cork has been popped after replying “yes” to the big question. There are many things to consider as you plan your big day. With more than 35 years experience, and three generations of family operations creating unforgettable memories at the El Caribe, we’d like to share four wedding planning tips, for event planning as well, […]

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Rules of Engagement: Finding the Ring

By El Caribe Caterers | Dec 12, 2016 | Comments Off on Rules of Engagement: Finding the Ring

Tis the season to get engaged! There’s plenty of advice from friends and loved ones about how to prepare, propose and of course buy that engagement ring. Since it’s that season, here are some things we’ve learned about buying rings and the advice of some experts in the business. The jewelry industry as a whole […]

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Marriage Advise from America’s Longest Married Couple

By El Caribe Caterers | Nov 23, 2016 | Comments Off on Marriage Advise from America’s Longest Married Couple

Photo courtesy of Betar Family While the average length of a marriage today is 8 years, there are just some couples who have great longevity. Many ask how they did it? Since engagement season is upon us, we thought we’d share some secrets of love and long-lasting marriage from a couple with a lot experience. […]

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Seven Best Event Planning Tips

By El Caribe Caterers | Nov 10, 2016 | Comments Off on Seven Best Event Planning Tips

Whether you’re planning a wedding, sweet sixteen, communion, corporate event or a myriad of other events, there are some important things to know. These are the kind of tips you think, “I’m sure glad someone told me that!” While you may have planned events before, here are seven best event planning tips you may have […]

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Three Secrets To Securing Your Event Date

By El Caribe Caterers | Nov 2, 2016 | Comments Off on Three Secrets To Securing Your Event Date

Choosing an event date can be tricky. There are so many things to consider; holidays, guest availability, family conflicts and more. Here are three secrets to securing your event date that could save you time, stress and money. 1. Discover if your special event date falls on a holiday, convention, or large local event that […]

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Five Common Wedding Mistakes

By El Caribe Caterers | Oct 27, 2016 | Comments Off on Five Common Wedding Mistakes

Planning your wedding? It’s an exciting time and very stressful. How often do you plan for something like this? Probably not often enough to avoid a few mistakes. So, we wanted to share with you some tips. Here are five common wedding mistakes and how to avoid them from your friends at El Caribe. 1. […]

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Three Ways To Create A Memorable Engagement Party

By El Caribe Caterers | Oct 20, 2016 | Comments Off on Three Ways To Create A Memorable Engagement Party

The El Caribe recently hosted the engagement party of Angela & Konstantinos. The interiors of the El Caribe were literally transformed by Avenue J Florist. It was an evening with family and friends celebrating with the finest food, drinks and music in a spectacularly themed environment. While there is a range of how couples celebrate […]

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Three Room Considerations When Booking Your Next Catering Hall

By El Caribe Caterers | Sep 30, 2016 | Comments Off on Three Room Considerations When Booking Your Next Catering Hall

Is it roomy enough? There will be a lot of activities happening at your next event; cocktail hour, dinner, dancing, entertainment, possible cake cutting, special speaker or presentation, etc. Coordinating these activities and making sure your guests feel connected to you and the event is important. They’re there to help you celebrate. The way your event […]

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3 Resources For Creating Your Personal Wedding Website

By El Caribe Caterers | Sep 22, 2016 | Comments Off on 3 Resources For Creating Your Personal Wedding Website

A special website for the special couple is a great way to share up to date wedding information with friends and family which lead up to the big day. Today’s online technology makes it easy. Here are three easy to use resources to get your website up and running in no time. WordPress The old […]

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5 Money-Saving Honeymoon Tips

By El Caribe Caterers | Sep 14, 2016 | Comments Off on 5 Money-Saving Honeymoon Tips

While you’re in the throes of wedding planning there’s so much to consider including the honeymoon budget. Throwing the biggest party of your life and having a fabulous honeymoon vacation can get you into some serious debt. Well, not to worry. Here are five honeymoon ideas real brides and grooms have used to save time, […]

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