27 Once-in-a-Lifetime Destinations for Your Honeymoon

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“I like long walks along the beach” has taken on a whole new meaning now that we know the Sea of Stars exists in Vaadhoo Island in the Maldives. And not just that—there’s the Glowworm Caves in Waitomo, New Zealand, the Tunnel of Love in Klevan, Ukraine, the Bamboo Groves of Kyoto, the …

Well, suffice it to say, we learned about some pretty cool spots across the globe in Buzzfeed’s roundup of 27 places you’ve got to visit before you die, as they say—except we’re thinking of them as 27 places that would make a pretty amazing honeymoon! What better time for a once-in-a-lifetime trip than that?

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PHOTOS: 44 Lavender Ideas for Your Wedding

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Though the days are getting shorter and the temperatures are dropping lower, we think it’s time for fall brides to spring forward with a pinch of purple this autumn season.

While at first glance, soft purply hues of lavender, lilac and amethyst might seem like they’re for-spring-only (and by all means, get thinking for your warm-weather wedding!), with pastels so huge in this season’s fall fashion trends (you know, like here and here and here), we can’t help but think of these shades for brides deciding on their details right now, especially because we’re seeing a lot of purple popularity when it comes to weddings.

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Study: The Answer to a Happy Marriage Might Be in Your Genes

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Looks like mom and dad are to blame for all those ups and downs headed your way in marriage—and if you think that size does matter in a relationship, you are correct.

A new study by UC Berkley and Northwestern University found that people who have a certain gene variant known as the HTTLPR allele tend to be either super happy or super miserable in their relationship, and it all has to do with the size of that allele. People who inherited one or two long 5-HTTLPR alleles from each parent were less likely to be negatively affected by different emotional changes in their relationship, while those with two short alleles were more prone to becoming very upset when experiencing tension in their relationship—and elated when things were going well.

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King of Prussia Spanx Store Is Throwing a Booty Bash to Celebrate Its One-Year Anniversary

The best-selling Boostie-Yay! from Spanx.

The best-selling Boostie-Yay! from Spanx.

Well here’s a slimming event brides might want to fit into their get-dress-ready schedules!

Last year around this time, we told you about the brand new Spanx store coming to town at the King of Prussia mall, and now, to celebrate their one-year anniversary, they’re throwing a “Booty Bash” on Saturday, October 19th from 1 to 3pm.

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