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The Secrets to Staying Fit While Traveling, According to Philly Fitness Pros

It’s no secret: The holiday season is full of land mines just waiting to blow up your fitness plans. See: holiday parties that end with […]

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8 Things to Know Before You Shop Center City’s New MOM’s Organic Market

For some, grocery shopping is akin to going to the dentist or cleaning the shower: An unpleasant but necessary task. (Less necessary now that you […]

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It’s Pie Time: Where to Pick Your Own Apples and Pumpkins Near Philadelphia

Welp, that was quick: The weather forecast is telling us that it is fall, people. And what’s not to love about fall? There’s cozy sweaters, […]

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5 Secrets to Giving the Perfect Wedding Toast From Obama’s Former Speech Writer

After last week’s memorable DNC here in Philly, one thing was made incredibly clear: The Obamas sure know how to captivate a crowd. Both the President […]

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You Know Someone Can’t Come to Your Wedding. Should You Send Them An Invitation Anyway?

I have a comfy blue chair in my office that colleagues sit in for all sorts of reasons and for all lengths of time—and it is […]

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Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Taking Care of Your Engagement Ring

Just yesterday I was walking through my apartment complex when I noticed handmade signs taped up around the entrances—someone had lost their wedding ring. Although I’m […]

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Ask the Expert: Should We Host a Post-Wedding Brunch?

Question: My fiancé and I can’t decide if a brunch the day after our wedding is something we should do or not. Help!

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Budget Conscious Planning: Here Are 6 No-Cost Details to Add to Your Wedding

By now you’re all familiar with the fact that the cost of throwing a wedding is constantly escalating; the most recent stats have the average price tag […]

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Taking Your Wedding Dress on a Plane? Read This First

Today we stumbled upon some incredibly valuable information that any bride who plans on flying with her wedding dress should read up on ASAP. Destination brides, we’re […]

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Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Budgeting for Other People’s Weddings

No matter how many times we write about the ever-escalating cost of being a wedding guest, our jaws continue to hit the floor whenever the latest […]

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6 Easy Steps to a Relaxing, Budget-Friendly Honeymoon

There are a handful of reasons why a couple might decide to forgo (or postpone) a lengthy multi-destination honeymoon and instead venture off on a mini getaway […]

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10 Beauty Treatments & Rituals You Shouldn’t Try Right Before Your Wedding

For many brides-to-be, the months and weeks leading up to the Big Day are laden with beauty treatments galore—and it goes well beyond the expected wedding-day hair […]

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7 Tips For Traveling During the Name-Changing Process

If you’ve done even the slightest bit of research into what it takes to change your last name post-wedding, you know that it’s not the simplest […]

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4 Ways to Treat & Soothe Dry Winter Hands So You Can Show Off That Ring

Right before I sat down to hash out this post, I—for the fourth time already today—took off all of my rings and slathered my hands with […]

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6 Things to Keep in Mind Before Starting Your Wedding Diet

Whether or not you choose to embark on a healthy-eating and fitness spree in the months leading up to your wedding is completely up to you, […]