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Astoria Characters: The Lover Left Holding the Daffodils

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.26.2015 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

As long as there are lovers, there will always be a guy standing outside an apartment building clutching a bunch of daffodils close to his heart.

The 10 Hottest Trends For Spring Weddings

The Knot | Posted 05.23.2015 | Weddings
The Knot

Pretty pastels, sky-high cakes, bold brows and gold foil paper are all trending for spring. Here's how to make them yours.

Attention Everyone: The Rock Is Now An Experienced Wedding Officiant

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 05.21.2015 | Entertainment

What's more romantic than entering into marital bliss with the love of your life, a pair of American flag pants, and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson? Th...

We Need to Remember... Why We're Getting Married

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 05.19.2015 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

Why are you having 500 people at an over the top banquet hall that you cannot afford? Do you need to impress these people? Is that how you want to remember your wedding?

11 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Inviting Someone To Your Wedding

BRIDES | Posted 05.18.2015 | Weddings
BRIDES

The guest list is one of the most stressful parts of planning a wedding.

5 Things to Think About that You Didn't Know to Think About

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 05.18.2015 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

Engaged? (Congrats) Planning a wedding? (Pop the Prosecco...because Champagne is tired). Doing it alone and without a Planner? (Eh. Mah. Gawd.) Here are the top 5 things you need to know!

A Marriage Vow to Remember

Marshall Cannon | Posted 05.14.2015 | Weddings
Marshall Cannon

When I got married in 2012, my wife and I wrote our own vows. It is the vogue thing to do these days. What I soon learned is that the writing of one's vows can be intimidating and extremely personal.

10 Wedding Technology Trends Straight From The Future

The Knot | Posted 05.13.2015 | Weddings
The Knot

Heart-rate monitors for your walk down the aisle, driver-less cars and 3-D printed desserts are just some of the tech trends you can expect to see in weddings this year.

10 Ways To Save On Your Wedding Venue and Menu

The Knot | Posted 05.11.2015 | Weddings
The Knot

You don't have to test your credit limit (and then some) just to have a reception in a beautiful location with delicious food

Groom's Perspective: High Society Suits

Victor and Mary | Posted 05.07.2015 | Weddings
Victor and Mary

A wedding suit or tuxedo can be an afterthought or a decision that rivals any fashion peak one might endeavor. I chose the former, having a suit custom made for my October 2014 wedding in downtown Boston.

10 Ways to Drive Your Planner Crazy

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 05.07.2015 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

As a planner, I am often drowning in difficult and unattainable requests from clients. While I'd like to think that I'm great at handing the impossible and making dreams come true, there are some things that clients do that just take it to the next level of impossible.

9 Daily Habits To Divorce-Proof Your Marriage

BRIDES | Posted 05.04.2015 | Weddings
BRIDES

Rather than fret you'll one day become a statistic, why not work on protecting your marriage instead?

What's Your Role? Modern Tips for the Mother of the Bride & Groom

Cheryl Seidel | Posted 05.01.2015 | Weddings
Cheryl Seidel

Congratulations! Your baby's engaged! You may be wondering, what do I do now? Traditionally, there were very specific duties for the mother of the bride and the mother of the groom.

A Goat, A Wedding and Some IBS

Renee Fisher | Posted 05.01.2015 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

The wedding reception was more like a big, crazy, party of 80 best friends. Janelle's 90-year-old grandfather wheeled himself into the large photo booth provided, along with six or eight 30-year-olds. Everyone did their best hip-hop gestures. Grandpa's were the best.

Vendor Shopping: More Than "What Do You Charge?"

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 04.29.2015 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

Never send an email that says "What do you charge?" or any other form of that question. Sure, you need to know the costs to see if you can even afford the vendor -- I get it. But you aren't picking up a pair of shoes here.

Fat Guy In a Little Coat

Al DeLuise | Posted 04.26.2015 | Comedy
Al DeLuise

I had a very nice suit at home, but I hardly ever wore it; weddings and funerals only. So with the impeding wedding of my niece on the horizon, I pulled it from hibernation and tried it on. It fit -- and if I didn't breath, move, eat or drink anything at the wedding it would be fine.

10 Tips To Save Thousands On Your Wedding

Williesha Morris | Posted 04.24.2015 | Weddings
Williesha Morris

When I look on Facebook and see all of the wonderful comments and likes on my 2012 wedding photos, I'm thinking, "Dang. I wish I could have invited her" and "Crap. He is such an awesome friend/party guest/cool dude. I wish he could have come."

10 Ways To Be The Absolute Worst Wedding Guest

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 04.23.2015 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

If they aren't registered anywhere, that is code for: Give us money. Odds are, you will go to the reception and see a card box, which is where you drop off a card that should have a check in it. That vacuum that you think they need? It doesn't fit in a card box for a reason.

Lesbian Asylum Couple Marry at San Francisco City Hall

Melanie Nathan | Posted 04.22.2015 | Gay Voices
Melanie Nathan

History was made Friday as a lesbian couple, seeking asylum in the United States, celebrated their marriage at San Francisco City Hall.

10 Wedding Cakes That Almost Look Too Pretty To Eat

The Knot | Posted 04.18.2015 | Weddings
The Knot

No white wedding cakes here! Redefine what it is to have a wedding cake with one of these outside-the-box ideas.

Grooms: You're Doing It Wrong

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 04.17.2015 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

My advice for the brides? Stop trying to demand your groom to chime in. He picked you, he proposed, he's done. Otherwise, don't complain when you wind up with fire-breathing, car crushing robots at your reception with x-box games available during cocktail hour.

Who Knew Tulle Could Make Your Wedding Cheaper? Not Me.

Steve Rhode | Posted 04.16.2015 | Money
Steve Rhode

Can we talk? Since I lend a helping hand to personal finance bloggers and welcome their guest posts on my site, I typically get bombarded by submissio...

Gracious Touches to Make Your Wedding Unique

Anne Naylor | Posted 04.16.2015 | Weddings
Anne Naylor

The more I work with people, the more I appreciate how different we all are. No two couples are the same. So each ceremony can be tailored to the unique love you share, your individuality and how you express your love.

Here's What Not To Do When Planning A Wedding

The Knot | Posted 04.15.2015 | Weddings
The Knot

From the moment you get engaged, it seems everyone has some wedding know-how to share. A lot of these tips are helpful; some are borderline disastrous.

They Left Their Own Wedding To Visit The Bride's Hospitalized Grandma. Here's What Happened Next

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 04.14.2015 | Weddings

When Matt and Jamie Seifert got married, Jamie's grandmother Pat couldn't attend because she was ill. So the couple took the occasion to Pat, leavi...