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Secret Celebrity Weddings

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Carla Sanchez

I’m a journalist with 20 years of radio and television experience and I currently write an advice column for Hoy Newspaper.

In an attempt to keep their special day from becoming a 3-ring circus, many celebrities work extremely hard to keep their nuptuals a secret.  Going so far as inviting their friends over for a barbecue and...surprise, it's a wedding.  

Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem secretly married in the Bahamas early this month.  

Who else pulled off a successful secret wedding....

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Inexpensive Wedding Centerpieces

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Carla Sanchez

I’m a journalist with 20 years of radio and television experience and I currently write an advice column for Hoy Newspaper.

Colorful candy can be beautiful and fun.Welcome back to my weekly 'Wedding; Ways You Can Save'  series.  Last week we discussed ways to save on your wedding dress and highlighted 8 wedding gown's under $400.

This week we're talking about table centerpieces.  

Flowers have been the traditional choice over the years.  The upside to floral centerpieces is their fresh elegant beauty, but the downside is arrangements can easily cost over one hundred dollars a table.  Centerpiece height, species and number of flowers all play a roll in cost. 

The great news is centerpieces have become much more about expression and creativity.  Delivering something guests haven't seen before.    Innovative and unique centerpieces can be less costly and leave a lasting impression.   

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