Tag Archives: wedding advice

Can I Get an Extra Side of Sauce with that Wedding Tradition? Racy Wedding Customs from Around the World

Groom removes bride's garter.

Posted on 13. May, 2013 by .

TweetI was at a wedding recently. Which isn’t that odd, given my age. Sometimes it feels like I might as well block off the next three years of weekends to accommodate all of my friends and relatives getting married. Anyhow, after the ceremony, which was a beautiful outdoor affair, a fairly typical reception, for an [...]

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Guest Post: Always a Bridesmaid Never a Bride

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Posted on 12. Sep, 2012 by .

TweetHow To Handle It When All Your Friends Are Getting Married. If you’re single, you might experience conflicting emotions when a friend tells you that she got engaged last night, or when you log into your Facebook page only to see a photo of your best friend from fourth grade holding up her hand with [...]

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6 Things Not to Do at a Wedding

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Posted on 27. Aug, 2012 by .

Tweet No matter how many articles are written on wedding etiquette, there will always be the drunk uncle.  He’s a lost cause.  For the rest of us, however, there are a few situations we can easily avoid to ensure weddings are pleasant experiences for all. Below are 6 things not to do at a wedding.  [...]

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Guest Post: Outside the Box Wedding Gift Ideas

Experience Gifts

Posted on 26. Jun, 2012 by .

TweetYou got to the registry too late and everything is out of your price range and picked over, or you just simply want to think out of the box and don’t feel inclined to buy silver platters or a new toaster oven. When the newlywed’s wedding gift ideas and registry don’t cut it, what gifts [...]

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Guest Post – Organizing Your Wedding: Tips for Every Culture

Indian bride signing marriage license signature

Posted on 06. Jun, 2012 by .

Tweet When you are planning your wedding, the stress can become overwhelming. Before you know it, what is supposed to be the most exciting moment of your life can become something you are actually dreading. That is why many cultures find ways to assist the bride-to-be in planning and organizing her special day — ideally, [...]

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Guest Post: 4 Unique Wedding Reception Ideas

Hollywood wedding reception

Posted on 22. May, 2012 by .

Tweet There are a lot of traditions associated with weddings, and doubtless you’ll horrify someone if you don’t stick with at least the most common of them. Fortunately, there’s plenty of room for creativity and interest in the reception, which is much less proscribed. All you need to have a great reception is a good answer [...]

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Garden Wedding: The Ultimate Landscapes

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Posted on 15. Jun, 2011 by .

Tweet Lush landscapes, vibrant colors and the scent of fresh air are quite the enticement when it comes to planning a garden party wedding.  Be it manicured to perfection, left completely au natural or sprinkled with classical or modern art, a botanical ceremony can be heaven on earth.  Find your style and create your very [...]

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Urban Wedding: the Ultimate Cityscapes

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Posted on 11. May, 2011 by .

Tweet If you dream of a skyscraper-filled wedding or a ceremony surrounded by ancient buildings, then checking out the best of the best is a must.  Whether tying the knot in the middle of the city or on a cliff that captures the view in full splendor, the city itself makes all the difference in [...]

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5 Cool Wedding Accessories You Can Rent

Posted on 26. Jul, 2010 by .

TweetWhen it comes to weddings, bridezillas dream big. Really big. And way beyond the budget (budget? snort). So how do you live large without cracking that precious nest egg? You rent. That’s right. You can acquire extravagant acts,  exotic animals, and aquatic centerpieces for your big day. No muss. No fuss. No schlepping a snow leopard [...]

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