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5 Surprising Reactions People Have When I Tell Them I’m Marrying My “Baby Daddy”

After four years of living in sin and three years of raising our daughter together, my partner and I are tying the knot this summer. We’re excited to make it official. So is our accountant. Here are some of the wackier reactions we’ve gotten to our news: 1)  “I’m Glad He’s Doing the Right Thing” – […]

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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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My New Year’s Tradition

I want to share a tradition with you. On the last day of the year, I like to spend some time remembering what happened.  Not glossing over the details, but really breaking it down, month by month – highs and lows.  The best is to do this out loud with someone you love while drinking.  […]

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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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