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Have an Emergency Medical Plan for Your Destination Wedding: True Horror Stories Revealed

Sandy Malone | Posted 06.24.2015 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

When you're hosting a destination wedding someplace that most of your guests have never been, it's a good idea to have a very clear idea of what to do in case of an emergency. Preparing for something you probably won't need will give you the peace of mind.

This Is What The Wedding Night Is Actually Like, According To Married People

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 01.17.2015 | Weddings

Expectations for the wedding night are high. The goal is to have the best sex of your life in the swankiest hotel room you've ever stayed in -- all wh...

The 17 Craziest Wedding Headlines Of 2014

Bridal Guide | Posted 03.02.2015 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

While classic weddings will always have a special place in our hearts, we couldn't stop buzzing about these so-weird-they're-awesome nuptials and shocking bridal antics.

Parents Marry At Hospital So Their 4-Year-Old Son With Cancer Can Be There

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 12.30.2014 | Weddings

For the past year, Akron Children’s Hospital has been a second home for Ohio couple Sarah Lewis and William Cramer. Their 4-year-old son Billy h...

Man Surprises Fiancée Who Was Sick Of Wedding Planning With The Best Gift Of All

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 12.30.2014 | Weddings

One Georgia man found the perfect solution to his fiancée's wedding planning woes -- a surprise wedding he secretly orchestrated so that she wouldn't...

Daughter Holds Beautiful Hospital Wedding So Her Dying Mom Can Be There

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 11.25.2014 | Weddings

Cathryn "CC" Copeland and Conner Wood were set to tie the knot in Scottsdale, Arizona on November 1. But when Copeland learned that her mother Janet -...

I Married an American: This Is What I Get

Lagipoiva Cherelle Jackson | Posted 01.14.2015 | Weddings
Lagipoiva Cherelle Jackson

When I met my husband in Suva, Fiji, seven years ago, I did not realize that the day would mark the end of my open admiration of Shania Twain, obsession over corned beef or giving freely without questioning.

Couple Marries In NICU So 11-Week-Old Son Can Be There Too

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 11.22.2014 | Weddings

Kristi Warriner and Justin Nelson refused to tie the knot unless everyone in their family was present -- including their 11-week-old son JJ. To mak...

12 Awful Wedding Stories That Will Make Yours Seem A-Ok In Comparison

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 11.07.2014 | Weddings

Many people say that your wedding day will be one of the happiest days of your entire life. Evidently those people have not met any of the brides ...

Single Mom Refuses To Let Cancer Get In The Way Of Her Dream 'Wedding'

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 09.18.2014 | Weddings

Seven years ago, Netis Negron -- a single mother of three living near Phoenix, Arizona -- was diagnosed with breast cancer. Recently, the 36-year-old ...

Real Life 'Left At The Altar' Moments You Have To Read

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 06.12.2014 | Divorce

Breakups are always hard, but simply not showing up to your own wedding is the worst way to go about it. As Adam Sandler aptly stated in "The Wedd...

Here's What Really Happens On The Wedding Night

Posted 05.16.2014 | Weddings

By Elizabeth Mitchell for Brides Is the wedding night really all it's cracked up to be? With statistics showing that anywhere from 25 percent to 52...

The Truth About Wedding Night Sex

Posted 03.22.2014 | Weddings

Written by Maressa Brown on CafeMom's blog, The Stir No matter what religion you were raised with (or without!), society tells us that the consum...

Bride Plans Wedding In 24 Hours So Dying Mom Could Be There

Posted 03.11.2014 | Weddings

By Kristen Klein for Bridal Guide When Aly Femia's mother, Mary Quinn, went to the doctor to check on a pain she was feeling in her neck, she never...

34 Heartwarming Proposal Stories That Will Make Your Day

Bridal Guide | Posted 01.26.2014 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

Whether you're ready to pop the question or just in need of a quick serotonin boost, these swoon-worthy proposals are sure to inspire.

You Think You Had Problems On Your Wedding Day? Read This ...

Posted 11.18.2013 | Weddings

Everyone knows that weddings can be chock-full of unexpected mishaps -- some funny, some downright horrible -- which is why we were intrigued when Red...

Bride And Groom Get Caught Up In Red Sox Championship Parade

Posted 11.04.2013 | Weddings

Boston couple Stephanie and Matt Cahill had their Big Day all planned out; they took photos at a hotel before the ceremony, and intended on taking a t...

WATCH: This Groom Made His Wife Change Her Wedding Dress

HuffPost Live | Posted 10.18.2013 | Weddings

Don't be so quick to assume that there's no male equivalent to the infamous "bridezilla." Christian Koch might just be the ultimate "groomzilla," and ...

This Wedding Will Bring Tears To Your Eyes

Bridal Guide | Posted 11.24.2013 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

Last December, San Jose, CA hairstylist, Jen Bulik, received the worst news possible and was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. She and her boyfriend of six years, Jeff Lang, a yoga instructor, decided to marry as soon as possible.

Thinking of Getting Engaged? Sometimes a Good Book Can Be a Good Friend

Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW | Posted 11.23.2013 | Weddings
Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW

As a therapist practicing since 1995, one of the most common requests I receive is for a good book about marriage. This request is especially common among newly engaged couples and people who are struggling to decide whether to marry their current partner.

Make-It-Work Wedding Moments That Take The Cake (Literally!)

Kristy Crocetto | Posted 11.17.2013 | Weddings
Kristy Crocetto

The dress has been purchased, the colors are set, the invitations have been sent, and the DJ has been contracted. Just as you start to relax, it happens...

WATCH: Paralyzed Bride Inspires Us In Big, Big Way

Posted 09.16.2013 | Weddings

At just 17 years old, Stevie Beale was paralyzed from the waist down in a tragic car crash that killed the car's driver -- and Beale's best friend -- ...

10 Ideas For An Unforgettable Wedding Ceremony

Bridal Guide | Posted 10.05.2013 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

Although your wedding day is filled with significant moments, the ceremony is the pinnacle of the entire celebration. It's the reason everyone has joined together, and it's more than just a formality.

Our Wedding Was Perfect... For Us

Susan Chatzky | Posted 10.01.2013 | Weddings
Susan Chatzky

It was a wonderful night. It was filled with love and happiness, and everyone seemed to have a really good time. No one seemed to miss any of the usual traditions, no one scoffed at my wedding dress, everyone loved the kids singing.

When Two Sorority Sisters Tie The Knot | Posted 12.20.2012 | Weddings

Laura Leigh Semon had never considered sex with a woman — let alone a romantic relationship — when she met Samantha Goettlich, her "little siste...