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Picture of the Week: This Is How You Do a Brooch Bouquet

From photographer Marie Labbancz:

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VIDEO: This Has Got to Be the Most Fun Mother-Son Wedding Dance Ever 

I mentioned a few weeks ago that when a friend asked me what some good songs might be to dance to with his mother at his wedding, […]

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Ask the Expert: How Can I Keep My Mother-in-Law From Trying to Control My Wedding Photographer?

Q: My mother-in-law tends to be a bit controlling, and I’m concerned that on our wedding day, she’s going to be pulling our photographer all […]

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Here Are 5 Painless Ways to Include Your Mother-in-Law In Your Wedding Planning

Even for brides who have an awesome mother-in-law-to-be and an awesome relationship with her, your groom’s mom is just never going to have the same […]

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ASK THE EXPERT: How Can We Acknowledge a Guest’s Birthday at Our Wedding?

Question: Unfortunately, it couldn’t be avoided, and our wedding day is actually on my sister’s birthday. What would be the best way—and time—to acknowledge her […]

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Here’s That “Marriage Isn’t for You” Blog Post That’s Gone Viral

Have y’alls read this “Marriage Isn’t for You” blog post that’s gone viral over the past few days? You’ll notice that I asked if you […]

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9 Things You Shouldn’t Let Your Mother-in-Law Control for Your Wedding

Ah, the soon-to-be mother-in-law. One of those topics that, when it comes to weddings, sometimes brings with it the same feelings as talking about budget […]

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Ohio Dad Sells First Edition Spider Man Comic to Help Pay for Daughter’s Wedding

In a story that is making the Internet freak out, a darling dad in Ohio, who had been getting a little worried about the cost […]

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STUDY: The More Siblings You Have, the Lower Your Chances of Divorce

Earlier this week, Ohio State University declared that the more siblings you have, the lesser the risk that one day you will get divorced. Wait, […]

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ASK THE EXPERT: Who Pays for the Honeymoon?

Q: My fiancé and I assumed we’d be paying for the honeymoon ourselves, but people have mentioned that the groom’s parents traditionally pay for it. […]

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Bride-to-be Blogger Carly: Reflecting On the Past Year With Thanks

Today I write my 43rd and final pre-wedding blog. I feel very emotional as I write this, because today marks the end of the wedding-planning […]

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Bride-to-be Blogger Carly: Overwhelmed By Last-Minute Planning

Ok, I am just going to come right out and say it: I’m stressed. T-minus one week until our rehearsal, but it’s hard for me […]

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Bride-to-be Blogger Kristy: Making a Donation For My Dad Instead of Favors

During wedding planning, I’ve constantly run into other brides who are going through the same process, and we occasionally share stories. I’m envious of the […]

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Bride-to-be Blogger Stephanie: My Bridal Showers

Wedding showers have never quite been my favorite way to spend a weekend afternoon. I’m not a huge fan of the shower games, the excitement […]

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Here’s What Really Happens When You Go Shopping For Your Wedding Dress

Read this fun piece on HuffPo today and had to share—not to burst any bubbles, and not to rain on any shopping parades, because it’s […]