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Father of the Bride

When the Father of the Bride Is Your Wedding CFO

Renee Strauss | Posted 01.25.2015 | Weddings
Renee Strauss

Often, producing a wedding feels similar to running a corporation--but with the added stress of emotion, of course. When the father of the bride is ...

Dad Takes Secret Voice Lessons To Surprise Daughter With Wedding Day Song

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 11.06.2014 | Weddings

Talk about dedication! British dad John Butcher spent roughly 200 hours learning to sing in secret before his daughter Natalie's wedding so he coul...

Father Of The Bride's Moving Song Brings Wedding Party To Tears

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 09.15.2014 | Weddings

A father about to give away his daughter's hand in marriage gave her the ultimate send-off. Just as father and bride are about to begin their walk ...

6 Wedding Tips for Parents of the Happy Couple

Reflective Bride | Posted 09.17.2014 | Weddings
Reflective Bride

Planning a wedding, though wonderful and romantic, can be a very straining process and there are some small things you as a parent can do to make things a little bit easier on the bride and groom.

Will This Iconic '90s Rom-Com Get A Gay Twist For Its Third Installment?

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 06.17.2014 | Gay Voices

UPDATE June 17: Steve Martin took to Twitter and squashed rumors of his involvement with the movie at this stage: So excited to read I'm doing Fath...

9 Solid Pieces Of Relationship Advice Straight From Dad's Mouth

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 06.12.2014 | Weddings

Moms aren't the only ones we look to for sound, sensible love advice. Dads -- though perhaps slightly overprotective at times -- also know a thing or ...

How To Deal With Divorced Parents During Wedding Planning

Renee Strauss | Posted 04.21.2014 | Weddings
Renee Strauss

The problem is that even when it comes to planning a happy occasion like a wedding, it can be very difficult to take feelings and treat them like inanimate objects -- you can't just put them in a drawer or lock them away for a period of time.

Father of the Bride

Doug Bradley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings
Doug Bradley

And it is not just the moments of my daughter's memorable wedding weekend that I want to hold onto, but of her life with me, as her daddy, with my name part of hers, both of my hands in hers, my arms around her.

Funny Dad Makes It Clear How He Feels About His Daughter's Engagement

Posted 10.15.2013 | Weddings

Dads are known for having their own brand of humor that is only occasionally funny to the rest of us. But every so often, one of their so-called "d...

WATCH: The Precious Gift This Dying Dad Gave His Daughter

Posted 07.22.2013 | Weddings

It wasn't her wedding day -- in fact, she isn't even engaged -- but earlier this month, Rachel Wolf put on a white gown and got her hair and makeup do...

23 Things Our Dads Taught Us About Love

Posted 06.16.2013 | Weddings

When it comes to dishing out advice about your love life, you know that dad always has your best interests at heart. Sure, he might be a little (OK, a...

Father Of The Bride! 30 Adorable Photos Of Dads And Their Daughters

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 11.12.2013 | Weddings

Happy Father's Day to all the amazing dads out there! The father of the bride plays a big role in some of most special Big Day moments -- from the...

The 5 Most Memorable Dads At Weddings

Posted 06.15.2013 | Weddings

Weddings are a big day for the bride and groom, but they're also a big day for dads. What's more special than seeing your child all grown up and enter...

A Message To My Daughter On Her Wedding Day

Bridal Guide | Posted 08.14.2013 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

For years, I could not sit through the charming family movie Father of the Bride. Despite its warmth and humor, I would actually leave the room whenever it came on television.

5 Wedding Movies To Watch This Weekend

Anne Chertoff | Posted 06.25.2013 | Weddings
Anne Chertoff

Add these movies to your Netflix queue.

WATCH: Father Of The Bride's Speech Will Brighten Your Day

Posted 04.10.2013 | Weddings

Weddings can be an emotional time for the father of the bride (just ask these weepy dads). But one bride's dad managed to combine both humor and sweet...

WATCH: Parents Have Amazing Reaction To Daughter's Engagement

Posted 04.01.2013 | Weddings

It's hard to tell who's more excited about this proposal: the bride-to-be or her parents! Jon proposed to his girlfriend, Ying, on March 22 by play...

Why One Dad Grew $25,000 Worth Of Weed

Posted 01.25.2013 | Weddings

It's true that some fathers will do anything to make their daughters happy -- just ask one British man who started growing marijuana to pay for his da...

The Sweetest Father Of The Bride Photos | Posted 01.16.2013 | Weddings

Every so often we come across a wedding photo of a bride and her dad that literally takes our breath away.  Photos that capture those emotional momen...

The Bizarre Thing These Brides Asked Their Father To Do

Posted 01.04.2013 | Weddings

We all want to look flawless on our wedding days, but three New Jersey sisters wanted someone else in their life to look flawless, too: their dad. ...

From Stage to Screen and Then Back Again

George Heymont | Posted 01.14.2013 | Arts
George Heymont

In recent decades, movie musicals that began as full-length animation features and original movie musicals have become multi-million dollar stage vehicles drawing audiences into theatres in cities around the world.

The Next Phase: Weddings

Lisa K. Friedman | Posted 11.11.2012 | Fifty
Lisa K. Friedman

My husband swiped a finger across his eye. I knew better than to look at him. One glance and we'd both be bawling. He was not a crier; he could watch the Hallmark commercials on television and not even hiccup. But weddings were different. Weddings unnerved him.

What To Do If You Hate Your Future Son Or Daughter-In-Law

Ann Blumenthal Jacobs | Posted 08.28.2012 | Weddings
Ann Blumenthal Jacobs

There is no question that when your adult children tell you they are going to get married it is SUPPOSED to be a time of celebrations, toasts, and exciting plans for the upcoming wedding. But what do you do if you think your kids are making a mistake and you don't like who they've chosen to marry?

Favorite Movie Dads Kids Will Love

Common Sense Media | Posted 08.15.2012 | Parents
Common Sense Media

The greatest dads are guys who inspire us to do our best. They're men we can look up to and who always have our back, no matter what. If you're lookin...

5 Ways To Be A Great Father Of The Bride

Donne Kerestic | Posted 06.23.2012 | Weddings
Donne Kerestic

As weddings have become more personal and creative reflections of the engaged couples at any budget, the father of the bride's role has become more flexible as well.