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Relationships

Girl Talk: Planning My Lesbian Jewish Wedding

Wendy Stokesby:

In my mid-twenties, I came out as a lesbian. But the hardest part wasn’t even coming out: it was realizing my wedding would be different and …

Relationships

Is There A Right Age Or A Wrong Age To Get Married?

Wendy Stokesby:

Things that make us sad/angry: the Vanilla Gorilla, animal abuse, “The Price of Beauty,” American tourist shorts/huge white sneakers combos, “Bridget Jones Fear.” What, you may …

Relationships

10 Things to Ask Yourself When Choosing Your Dress

Wendy Stokesby:

Wedding dress shopping is undoubtedly exciting, but it can also be a massive undertaking. Aside from navigating everyone’s expectations, sticking to a budget, and oh, finding …

Style

5 Tips For Making Your Own Wedding Bouquet

Wendy Stokesby:

One of the easiest ways to save money and add some DIY flair to your wedding ceremony is to make your own bridal bouquet. Choosing your …

Style

Style Guide: 5 Wedding Dress Trends

Wendy Stokesby:

As a child, whenever I closed my eyes every wedding dress looked the same: a strapless ball gown, with a long white veil. (Maybe that was …

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Hitched 2.0: Pros And Cons Of A Large Wedding Party

Wendy Stokesby:

When I stand under the chuppah on my wedding day, I’ll have seven bridesmaids by my side, and my fiancé will have six groomsmen by his …

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Hitched 2.0: 5 Bonuses Of Living Together Before Marriage

Wendy Stokesby:

My now fiancé and I moved in together a little over two years ago, seven months before we got engaged. We had been together just about …

Relationships

Confessions Of A Happy Housewife

Dragana Stepicby:

Despite my best intentions, my marriage isn’t new or hip or trendy. I cook and clean. He does the lawn and the taxes. I sew curtains and …

Love & Sex

Girl Talk: I Feel Guilty About Selling My Engagement Ring

Tamara Vlahovicby:

It was insanely beautiful. A round diamond in the middle, surrounded by a ring of tiny diamonds, set in platinum. It was custom-designed, but looked vintage. …

Relationships

Dear Wendy: “It’s Been Five Years And My Boyfriend Still Won’t Propose!”

Dragana Stepicby:

I’m a 27-year-old female, and I’ve been with my 31 year old boyfriend for over five years now. We have made a happy and loving life …

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How To Propose To A Woman

Wendy Stokesby:

Ideally, a proposal shouldn’t only be romantic or intimate, it should be unique. After all, this is the story we’ll be telling our girlfriends for the …

Relationships

How Did We Miss The Memo? There’s A Formula For A Happy Marriage

Wendy Stokesby:

All this time, we were thinking that marriage was a challenging institution requiring love, commitment, effort, and compromise. But according to a new study done at …