Wedding Guide

A crash course in Wedding Registry 101

Congratulations: You are getting married! One of the fun parts of the pre-wedding whirlwind is that you get to register for all the supplies you’ll need to start your new home. First, take stock of what you have and...

Newly engaged? What’s the next step?

(MS) — Making the commitment to live life with another person is a large step. It marks the beginning of your future together. Planning a wedding can be big undertaking. Many times the course of planning from the...

Favors for weddings guests get personal, creative

By LISA A. FLAM The Associated Press Jillian Mackey had seen wedding favors that seemed like an afterthought, and she knew she did not want to give one of those — an impractical trinket that would likely get tossed...

Save-the-date card etiquette

More and more couples planning to walk down the aisle are embracing save-the-date cards to give guests adequate notice that there is a party on the horizon. Save-the-date cards do more than let guests know when...

What to do with all this stuff?

Moving tips for newlyweds Wedding day traditions vary ever so slightly from decade to decade based on music, fashion and cultural change. However, today’s newlyweds have a distinct issue that their parents probably...

Keeping flower girls, ring bearer on track

By A A. FLAM Associated Press Writer NEW YORK (AP) — It’s a few minutes to showtime. The guests are all seated, the musicians are warming up. Behind the scenes is a frenzy. The groom is nervous, his face as white...

Tips and trends to create the wedding of your dreams for less

When it comes to the big day, you want a wedding that suits you and your fiance perfectly, whether it’s a casual outdoor affair or a formal black-tie event. One thing every couple can agree on is that planning a...

Yes, you can cut costs and still have a fabulous wedding

By SHEILA NORMAN-CULP Associated Press Writer If you have a trust fund, read no further. Otherwise, face the facts. Post-wedding financial hangovers can last longer than the champagne buzz. They can put...

Financial Preparedness Marriage Checklist

(BNN) For couples embarking on a marital commitment, becoming engaged and planning their wedding is a truly exhilarating time. Surrounded by loving families and friends, the happy pair is apt to be swept up in a...

Crash Course in Wedding Registry 101

Congratulations: You are getting married! One of the fun parts of the pre-wedding whirlwind is that you get to register for all the supplies you’ll need to start your new home. First, take stock of what you have...

Discussing money before the wedding pays off

By MELISSA KOSSLER DUTTON For The Associated Press When Missy Gillen met her future husband, Mike, she hadn’t given much thought to a rainy day fund or investing money. But as the Westlake, Ohio, couple got...

Slideshows can put a personal stamp on a wedding

By AMY LORENTZEN For The Associated Press Jennifer Cocchiara wants guests at her wedding next November to understand how she and her fiance fell in love, so she plans to present a slideshow with photos of them...

The trend in bridal gowns:  Follow your heart

By SAMANTHA CRITCHELL, AP Fashion Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Many brides positively know what their wedding gown will look like long before they meet their groom, and they’re not going to let a little thing — OK,...

Navigating marriage’s financial minefields

By Jason Alderman As with all challenges in a marriage, often what starts as a small issue can fester and grow into a large problem, given enough time. It’s not surprising that after being together a few years, some...

More brides informing guests with wedding websites

By CARYN ROUSSEAU Associated Press With friends and family headed to her California wedding from all over, bride-to-be Carrie Shields decided online organization was key. “Really the wedding website was one of the...

Keeping flower girls, ring bearer on track

By A A. FLAM Associated Press Writer NEW YORK (AP) — It’s a few minutes to showtime. The guests are all seated, the musicians are warming up. Behind the scenes is a frenzy. The groom is nervous, his face as white...

Friend, will you marry us? Online ordinations rise

By MONICA RHOR For The Associated Press Jessica Alexander’s wedding was everything she had envisioned: a private gathering by her summer house on an Iowa lake. There was a pink and purple color scheme, a butterfly...

When to save and when to splurge on your wedding

By LISA TOLIN Associated Press Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Khris Cochran splurged for her wedding seven years ago. The ceremony was in a rose garden overlooking San Francisco Bay. The cake was made by a star baker...

Newly engaged? What’s the next step?

(MS) — Making the commitment to live life with another person is a large step. It marks the beginning of your future together. Planning a wedding can be big undertaking. Many times the course of planning from the...

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