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Singing Bride Is Clearly Onto Something

Ladies, maybe we’re all doing something wrong. I say that because after watching this video of this obviously batcrackers woman walking down the aisle while singing Christina Aguilera’s “The Right…

Julie Gerstein | June 26, 2012 - 9:40 am

5 Methods For Surviving Your Younger Sibling’s Wedding When You’re Single

This summer, my younger brother is getting married. (I would like, before going any further with this subject, to state in no uncertain terms that I very much like the…

Sara Barron | June 25, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: Planning My Lesbian Jewish Wedding

In my mid-twenties, I came out as a lesbian. But the hardest part wasn’t even coming out: it was realizing my wedding would be different and therefore I was different.

Sara-Rivka Davidson | June 25, 2012 - 12:00 pm

4 Tips For Surviving Wedding Season As A Single Gal

According to JDate’s resident dating coach Melissa Malka, “For singles, attending wedding after wedding can be a constant reminder that you’re not quite there yet.”

While we feel like we should protest, obviously…

YourTango.com | June 5, 2012 - 11:10 am

3 Reasons Why Going To A Wedding Alone Is Good For Your Self-Esteem

This weekend, I went to Vermont to see my best friend from childhood get married. It was really wonderful; there’s a special feeling that comes from witnessing someone you knew…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 4, 2012 - 1:00 pm

The 6 Types Of Wedding Dates

There is a reason why I prefer to go to weddings solo — for fear that I will bring numbers one through five as my date. I enjoy bringing my…

Ami Angelowicz | May 19, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Style 911: “Help, I Need A Bridesmaid’s Outfit — In Brown!”

“One of my dearest friends is getting married in a few months and she’s asked me to be a bridesmaid. Super! However, she had requested that the bridesmaids wear…

Julie Gerstein | April 26, 2012 - 2:00 pm

10 Perfectly Good Reasons To Postpone A Wedding

Congratulations, you’re engaged! But approximately 10 seconds after the ring has been placed on your finger, the interrogation from family, friends and coworkers begins: Have you found a dress? Religious…

The Frisky | April 23, 2012 - 11:00 am

Girl Talk: I’m Embracing My Single Status This Wedding Season

When the invitation to my college roommate’s wedding arrived, the envelope read “and Guest.” My heart sped up. I’ve fantasized about having a plus one to introduce to my friend…

Megan Gillin-Schwartz | April 20, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Do Or Don’t: Cheeseboard Wedding Cakes

I was browsing a cheese-themed Pinterest page the other day when I happened upon an intriguing trend: the cheeseboard wedding cake. It seems that some brides are opting for an…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 16, 2012 - 3:40 pm

The Diamond Myth: How Diamonds Became A Girl’s Best Friend

It’s almost Valentine’s Day, which makes us think of romance, relationships and engagements — and the sparkly glare of a diamond engagement ring. Yes, diamonds are pretty, precious, and these…

Julie Gerstein | February 9, 2012 - 11:00 am

Girl Talk: On Bridal Underwear

There were a lot of things I knew I’d have to think about when we decided to get married. I don’t just mean the lofty “What is marriage for?” questions.

Kate Sheppard | February 7, 2012 - 12:00 pm