mywedding Recipe of the Week: World’s Best Lasagna
Perfect for a night in addressing envelopes, make this lasagna for your invitation helpers! Thank you to allrecipes for sharing! Ingredients: 1 pound sweet Italian sausage 3/4 pound lean ground beef 1/2 cup minced onion 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1... Read More
Guest Etiquette: You Weren’t Invited
The other day I overheard a conversation that just made me sad. Celebrating one’s recent engagement, a group of women were talking about their own experiences dealing with guest list woes. And what often made it worse? Their friends. The... Read More
Fun Proposal Video
So you think you are just going to go to the movies with your boyfriend. Grab some Milk Duds, settle in to watch a little Jason Statham action goodness. And then your boyfriend appears on the screen with your... Read More
Group Wedding Planning: Good Idea or Recipe for Disaster?
When you pictured yourself planning your wedding, my guess is it was just that – you decision-making merrily along, envisioning bunting and tulle with maybe the help of a wedding planner and probably the help of your fiancé and definitely... Read More
Honeymoon Wishes is a Registry For Today’s Couple
As the average marriage age for U.S. couples increases, more couples no longer need a department store wedding registry. If you already have the pots and pans, bathmats, and mixers and want an amazing honeymoon, consider a honeymoon registry instead.... Read More
Huntington Beach, CA Proposal by Brett and Tori Photographers
With a little help from friends and family, Daniel pulled off a fantastic beach proposal. Gathering at Huntington Beach (home of some terrific margaritas, btw), his co-conspirators wore tee shirts spelling out “Will you marry me?” And of course, Brilane... Read More
Etiquette Dilemma: How Do I Pick My Bridesmaids?
I’m getting married in two years and I’ve met a lot of friends within my college career because I’ve transferred twice already. How do I politely get around not having everyone in my bridal party? Wedding planning would be so... Read More
What is Your Guestbook Style?
When I set out to plan my wedding, I had probably only ever thought about three of the components involved: first, the man I was marrying, second, the fact that I wanted him to wear a gray suit (what can... Read More
5 Ways to Remind Your Guests to Use the Wedding Party App
So, by now, you’ve heard about our Wedding Party app, yes? If not, get the 411 here. This photo sharing app is perfect for creating a vibrant and personalized timeline of your wedding, but what if your guests forget to... Read More
Newlywed Perspective: The Value of Fun Time Apart
Is it, in the great world of relationship dynamics, possible that, when you’re married or engaged, spending time apart is a good thing? You may laugh at me now. Because I really do know the answer (which is, by the... Read More
The 4 Coolest Things About Honeymoon Registries
Fine china, crystal goblets, and a 5-quart crock-pot may have been on your momâ€™s registry (and as a result of tradition, on yours as well), but todayâ€™s brides are finding that a honeymoon registry is much more their speed. With... Read More
Newlywed Perspective: Anne’s Search for Ugly Christmas Sweaters
Â What do you get when you combine a fleece Santa blanket, puffy paint and a red Santa sack? …confused? Well, in the Momber household, those three things add up to the equivalent of an ugly holiday sweater substitute…complete with... Read More
In a Rut? Take a Class!
Has wedding planning turned you into a crazy person? Are your besties complaining that they never get to see you anymore? Take a break and grab a friend and find a fun class in your area. Chances are you will... Read More
How to Make Your Seating Chart
Making a seating chart?Â Whether you have a formal seated dinner or a buffet, some couples find it easiest for everyone to assign seating.Â Just remember, that if you choose to do this, you need to take care because, by... Read More
Ask the Editor: Conflicting dates?
My fiancÃ© and I are planning our wedding, and just found out that one of our friends picked a wedding date three weeks from ours.Â We share a lot of mutual friends.Â We were engaged first and have been planning... Read More
Deciding on a Guest List
The bride and groom should sit down and form a list, organized by priority. The first priority guests, or non-negotiable invitations, are people such as immediate family and very close friends.Â Second-priority guests are extended family, and friends. Third-priority would... Read More