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4 Tips to Loose Weight Before Your Big Day (wedding day)!

4 Tips to Loose Weight Before Your Big Day (wedding day)!

Jul 25, 2014

Every girl wants to look her best on her wedding day. You’ll have your hair fixed to perfection, makeup done to make you look and feel like a Hollywood star, and you’ll want to lose some weight to look your absolute best. Most people shy away from the thought of losing weight because they don’t even know where to start. And then once you do start – how do you keep it up for long enough to really see results? Fear not, we are here to help. Here’s 4 tips to loose weight before your big day: 1. Set a goal...

Real-Life Bachelorette Party Ideas and Bachelorette Party Themes

Real-Life Bachelorette Party Ideas and Bachelorette Party Themes

Jul 25, 2014

So you’ve decided to host a bachelorette party. Oh, the pressure! The good news is that many have come before you, and they have conquered. Here’s a sampling of some fantastic real-life bachelorette party ideas, straight from the brides, bridesmaids and guests themselves. Co-Ed Bash : “Our wedding party was made up of a lot of mutual friends from college so we decided to do a co-ed bachelor and bachelorette party. We started the night at my maid of honor’s house with tons of beer and great food in the backyard. The guys and girls split up after dinner –...

Wedding Guest Etiquette: What You Need To Know

Wedding Guest Etiquette: What You Need To Know

Jul 25, 2014

Perhaps your sister is getting married this summer, or you’re invited to a number of friends’ weddings in the span of a few months’ time. Whatever the case, there’s plenty of stuff . to do as a wedding guest, even if you aren’t a member of the bridal party! Check out the ultimate list of what you need to know before you attend your next wedding, and remember, be gracious and have fun! RSVP (“répondez, s’il vous plaît,” which means “please reply.”) : Do not, repeat, do not bring a guest unless the couple has indicated that you can...

Crafty Ways to Make Your Wedding Invitations Unique

Crafty Ways to Make Your Wedding Invitations Unique

Jul 25, 2014

Every couple wants their wedding day to be as unique as their relationship. Brides place a huge importance on getting an individually-designed gown, grooms may spend time choosing a special waistcoat, cummerbund or tie, and a wedding planner may be employed to make sure the design and décor of the event is unlike any other gone before. One of the most essential aspects of any wedding is the wedding invitation. The invitations may, for some guests, be their first indication that a wedding is even on the cards. Many guests will also choose to keep their wedding invitations as...

How marriage has changed over centuries

How marriage has changed over centuries

Jul 23, 2014

Since the ancient world, marriage has evolved from a preservation of power to a personal contract between two equals seeking love, stability, and happiness. Actually, the institution has been in a process of constant evolution. Pair-bonding began in the Stone Age as a way of organizing and controlling sexual conduct and providing a stable structure for child-rearing and the tasks of daily life. But that basic concept has taken many forms across different cultures and eras. “Whenever people talk about traditional marriage or traditional families, historians throw up their hands,” said Steven Mintz, a history professor at Columbia University....