Can we prevent family from ruining a wedding?
I am a bridesmaid in my best friend’s wedding and she has lost the excitement for her wedding because of the parents…all of the parents. They all ‘hate’ each other and refuse to attend if so and so attends, etc. It is a disaster and I am furious that they can’t get along for the couple’s sake. I need help so that my friend can enjoy her wedding. I love her and I want her to enjoy the happy life she envisions for her and her partner. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Sarah, Ontario
Can my 8 year-old niece be a junior bridesmaid?
My daughter will be 5 when I get married, so I plan on having her and my 4 year-old cousin be flower girls. The only question I have is that the groom’s niece is 8 and I want her in the wedding, but I don’t … View Answer
I’m the mother of the groom. Does my dress need to match the bridal party?
The bridesmaids in my son’s wedding are wearing black, the mother of the bride is wearing black, yet the bride tells me I can wear whatever I choose to wear as mother of the groom. I don’t want to wear black to my son’s wedding. … View Answer
I’ve been married before. Is it appropriate for me to have a bridal shower the second time around?
I was married (and divorced) once before and had a beautiful bridal shower. I’m getting married to my new fiancé in the fall of 2014 and this is his first wedding. Should I have another bridal shower – I don’t want my future in-laws to … View Answer
If this is my second wedding, are there any rules about song choices?
This is my second wedding, and I am trying to find the perfect song for when I walk down the aisle. Any suggestions? Tammy, Mississippi
How should I handle a long delay between my wedding ceremony and reception?
Our ceremony is at 11:00am and it is at a church. There is another wedding that day at 2:00pm so we had to have the 11:00am time. Our reception starts at 4:00pm. Is the best option for us to have a list of ideas of … View Answer
What flowers should I add to the groom’s boutonniere?
My bridal bouquet will be yellow lilies, red roses, and purple irises. I love these colors and I’m really happy with my choice. I’m just not sure what to do about my fiance’s boutonnière…. Do we do just one of those flowers? Two? All three? … View Answer
How can I find all-inclusive deals on destination weddings and honeymoons?
We’re looking for an all Inclusive Wedding & honeymoon package for just myself & fiance. We would like to get married right there on the island, if possible, with just us. Where can I find these packages? Tina, Kansas
Can I invite guests to only the ceremony if I specify “no gifts” on the invitation?
My partner and I are having our ceremony and reception at separate venues. The reception venue is small and we are limited in our guest count by fire code. We have tons of friends who have expressed that they would love to share in our … View Answer