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So I’m Engaged: You Have To Love His Flaws, Er, Differences

So have you noticed that I haven’t written this column in awhile? That’s because it’s going monthly. Planning a wedding is not that action-packed, to be honest! Especially when you…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 24, 2008 - 4:30 pm

So I’m Engaged: Wherefore Art Thou, God?

In my opinion, getting married as a religious person is much easier than getting married as an Atheist or an Agnostic because deciding who is going to officiate the ceremony…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 26, 2008 - 5:30 pm

So I’m Engaged: Not Gonna Be My Father’s Day

One of the things I finally realized about ten months ago — four months before I got engaged — is that one of the main reasons why getting married freaked…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 12, 2008 - 3:00 pm

So I’m Engaged: Meet The Parents

As I said in a previous column, I have anxiety about people having fun and getting along, not just at my wedding, but in life. I’m a little uptight, to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 29, 2008 - 3:00 pm

So I’m Engaged: The Politics Of Choosing A Bridesmaid

I’ve been reading this book I Was Told There’d Be Cake, a collection of personal essays by Sloane Crosley, for the last few months. Though I think the book, in…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 8, 2008 - 2:30 pm

So I’m Engaged: Laziest Wedding Planners EVER

I was the kind of kid who never had my friends over to my house to play or for sleepovers because I would get really stressed out about entertaining them…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 24, 2008 - 4:00 pm

So I’m Engaged: 99% Of Wedding Dresses Are Fugly

This may come as a total shock to you, but there are a lot of hideous wedding dresses. I expected to see a bunch of them when I went on…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 10, 2008 - 2:00 pm

So I’m Engaged: Babysitting

I’ve had a case of baby fever practically since I was an infant, so the possibility of someday having children has always been a no-brainer, even more than the idea…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 27, 2008 - 1:00 pm

So I’m Engaged: Do I Have To Say Fiancé?

Engaged people can be obnoxious. That’s what I thought before I was engaged, and it’s what I think now that I am. For starters, engagements are by definition a lil’…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 13, 2008 - 2:00 pm

So I’m Engaged: The Thing About Commitment

Here’s how I thought being engaged would make me feel: OLD. Here’s how being engaged really makes me feel: like I’m in on the funniest inside joke ever. Two of…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 13, 2008 - 10:00 am