Category Archives: Wedding Plans

You Take The Cake

Dear Viv, I know wedding planning hasn’t been that fun for you. Lots of long car rides, boring meetings and time-consuming bridal indecision. Plus, grown-ups are always telling you not to touch anything, like that’s a reasonable request. I hope we made it up to you today. Baby Owl was a fan of Triple Berry […]

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Will I Ever Be Able to Button This Jacket?

You’d think my wedding day would be motivation enough to finish losing the baby weight. After all, my first dress fitting is just three months away (!!!) and the designer made me promise I’d be at my goal size by then. But lately, I’d been trying to reach that goal by “thinking thin,” which I […]

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May I Inspect Your Gadgets? Confused Bride Needs Help With Wedding Registry

Mating for life doesn’t scare me.  Choosing plates, glasses and pans that we might be using for the rest of our lives has me FLUMMOXED. Yep, I’m starting to think about registering for wedding gifts, and I need your help. Married (and divorced) people: what are the things you’re so glad you registered for?  What […]

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The Real Peril of Putting Carriage Before Marriage

It’s no secret that my fiancé and I had our daughter out of wedlock. Most people have been cool with it, and I don’t think our child, relationship, or society-at-large have suffered for our jumping the gun. However, I have discovered that there is one serious problem with making a baby before getting married, and […]

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Our Future Flower Girl

We’re 10 months out from our wedding (frightening to read that back, since that time frame implies I should be, um, planning something?), so I decided it was time to start training our daughter to be a flower girl.   Certainly, that would be easier than any of the tasks I’d been procrastinating, like blocking hotel […]

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