All About You

As the big day nears, you may find you have fewer and fewer hours to yourself. It's easy to get lost in the hustle and bustle of planning a wedding. Read these tips for handling delicate etiquette situations, combining your own wishes with those of your family and friends, centering your emotions, and remembering to pamper yourself. If you're feeling stressed, take a deep breath and remember: It's all about you.

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Months–and sometimes years–go into creating the perfect wedding day. You'll see bridal magazines bursting with ideas to make your day perfect. You've pored over every small detail to make sure it's exactly the…

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Sure, you've heard a few folks recommend it. Your parents swear it. Your officiant urges you to purchase a few sessions every time you speak to her. But is premarital counseling really necessary? After all, you've got a…

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If you've been on the internet lately, you've probably noticed the trend of "flower beards" is growing faster than, well, the hair on a healthy man's chin. But what flowers are getting stuck in what beards is hardly of…

Start telling people you're engaged, and you'll start hearing a chorus of sage advice–the most popular one being, "Marriage changes everything!" But is this much-echoed adage really true, or is it just an old wives'…

For some couples, saying, "I do" isn't nearly as important as saying, "I did." But why on earth would anyone want to get married before their wedding? If you want a private ceremony, isn't that what eloping is for? There…

Since marriage is an extremely personal life event, sometimes the people you invite to witness it get the wrong idea. They think they're being invited to help plan the wedding; not merely attend it. If you've been under a…

Among the insulting things that can be uttered to a newly-engaged couple, "You're too young to get married" is near the top. If you're in your early twenties or younger, it can seem like every time you mention your…

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