Filipino Journal - Jackie Doming

All posts by Jackie Doming »

Oh great, more plates

Oh great, more plates

Jackie Doming May 25, 2015 0

A pinay’s guide to getting hitched Weddings aren’t one-day events. Asides from all the planning that goes into picking your ideal dress, bouquet and cake topper, you must also consider everything else that leads

Read More »
Reaction to the ring

Reaction to the ring

Jackie Doming April 20, 2015 0

A pinay’s guide to getting hitched We invest a lot of thought into marriage proposals. Some of us dream up grand gestures inspired by chick flicks and fairy tales, involving hot air balloons, string

Read More »
To be or not to be (married)

To be or not to be (married)

Jackie Doming March 25, 2015 0

A pinay’s guide to getting hitched There’s a process to becoming a bride. To be clear, I’m not referring to legal logistics. What I’m talking about are the decisions one makes on the road

Read More »
The Friend Zone

The Friend Zone

Jackie Doming February 21, 2015 0

How to hire friends as vendors A pinay’s guide to getting hitched Here’s my friendship policy: the more, the merrier. Having close friends in most places has plenty of perks, especially if you have

Read More »
The Wonderful Wedding Show, Take Four!

The Wonderful Wedding Show, Take Four!

Jackie Doming January 26, 2015 0

A pinay’s guide to getting hitched This year marks my fourth visit to The Wonderful Wedding Show. And yes, if you’re wondering, every year still manages to be as wondrous as the last.Ironically, I

Read More »
What’s in a date?

What’s in a date?

Jackie Doming January 13, 2015 0

A pinay’s guide to planning your big day Dates are significant. They can mark the beginning of a life, a major moment in history, or – in the case of a wedding – an

Read More »
We paid for moving pictures

We paid for moving pictures

Jackie Doming December 22, 2014 0

Why invest in a videographer This week, our videographer sent us the final cut of our wedding video. My first reaction? That day was even better than I remember. Next, I was overcome with

Read More »
#bestweddingever

#bestweddingever

Jackie Doming November 25, 2014 0

A pinay’s guide to planning your big day Back in the old days (and by that, I actually only mean a decade or so ago), memories of weddings past were showcased by flipping through

Read More »
Three letters, big savings: DIY

Three letters, big savings: DIY

Jackie Doming October 7, 2014 0

A pinay’s guide to getting hitched I count myself lucky to have tied the knot in the 2000s. Why, you ask? Three reasons: the Internet, Pinterest and thrifty brides with a lot of spare

Read More »
What’s in a name?

What’s in a name?

Jackie Doming September 22, 2014 0

A pinay’s guide to getting hitched As a newlywed, there was one major obstacle I had to face immediately after signing the dotted line. To some, the choice comes easy. But to me, deciding

Read More »