Woman Getting Married

Woman Getting Married: The Holidaze Are Over

We took down the Christmas tree this week, along with all our holiday stuff (a penguin with a Christmas hat, a reindeer doing a split), which means the holidays are officially over. The visit with the FIL (future in-laws) over Christmas went well for the most part, if you discount the fact that Future Husband…
By: Woman Getting Married / January 8, 2010

Woman Getting Married: Why I Won’t Be Getting Laid During The Holidays

Let me preface this post by giving you some stats: I’m 31. My Future Husband (FH) is 34. I was raised Jewish … but not really (meaning, I never went to temple). My FH was raised Catholic … but not really (meaning, he never went to church). Now that I’ve shared, I can continue my…
By: Woman Getting Married / December 16, 2009

Woman Getting Married: Do I Have To Wear His Grandmother’s Wedding Band?

So … we spent the Thanksgiving holiday down in Florida with my folks, which meant Future Husband got a big “welcome to the family” glimpse of how the holidays with MY family works: lots of kids (there were no less than 8 kids under the age of 8 on T-day), lots of wine, and lot…
By: Woman Getting Married / December 1, 2009

Woman Getting Married: Wedding Porn

When my mom was in town this past weekend, we went to the mall. Not just to go to the Gap, which she had a 40 percent off coupon for (the woman always has a coupon for either the Gap, Banana Republic, or Bed Bath & Beyond), but to go to the bookstore to look…
By: Woman Getting Married / November 24, 2009

Woman Getting Married: Sinking In

So I am officially engaged. And I’ll tell you the #1 thing I'm feeling right now: Nauseous. I think it’s just because the past six months have been one big blur, and we’ve made some of the biggest decisions we’ve made in our entire lives.
By: Woman Getting Married / November 19, 2009

Woman Getting Married: It Happened!

Well, it finally happened. I’ve waited 30 years for this big moment. I remember being 6 years old and sitting in my room, writing fake wedding invitations for my big day. I even remember staging fake weddings when my parents would go out. I’d record ceremony scenes from my favorite movies on my yellow Sony…
By: Woman Getting Married / November 17, 2009