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Tag: Wedding Preparation
July 18, 2012 | 4:46 pm
February 7, 2008 | 7:00 pmGetting married is a balancing act. I never quite understood this until my guy proposed.
What's the big deal in wedding planning? I always thought. You set a date, pick a place, settle on a band, choose a few of your favorite flowers and do a dinner and cake tasting. What's...
December 13, 2007 | 7:00 pmIt's the marriage that's important, not the wedding.
When planning my wedding, I repeated that mantra each time wedding details began to overwhelm me. Hors d'oeuvres, centerpieces, flowers, music, cake -- the to-do list kept growing.
A few days after Ron proposed, I told him I wanted...