wedding survival guide - Page 4

Seven Tips For Going To A Wedding Without Blowing Your Entire Bank Account

It’s easy to be cynical about attending a wedding, and unfortunately the recession has only made it easier to begrudge those who bask in true love’s light and make us…

Ali Jawin | June 5, 2009 - 6:30 pm

Writing The Wedding Toast

On Sunday, my sister is getting hitched. Lizz is the exact opposite of a bridezilla, but because she’s a professional event planner, she sent me an amazingly precise document laying…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | June 5, 2009 - 3:00 pm

Wedding Boot Camp: A Primer For Men

Wedding season is upon us. And I don’t just mean that wonderful time between March and September when thousands of men and women dress up, say “I do,” and watch…

Geoffrey Lee | June 5, 2009 - 2:30 pm

How To Hook Up At A Wedding

Getting laid at a wedding is even easier than getting drunk at one. While holding onto Johnny Walker is a good time, you can get your rocks off, too. The…

Simcha | June 5, 2009 - 12:00 pm

The Skinny On Being A Plus-Size Bridesmaid

I’m on the borderline of sizes between plus and misses — a 14/16 that can easily fill an 18 after a Snickers bar. So, every time one of my friends…

Simcha | June 4, 2009 - 4:30 pm

10 Ways To Throw A Bridal Shower That Doesn’t Suck

When I got engaged about a week ago, the questions, inevitably, came pouring in: What’s the date? Where are you registered? Are you planning a shower? My answers were: No…

Nina Carbone | June 3, 2009 - 5:45 pm

Beauty Tips For Daytime Weddings

If you show up at a daytime wedding caked in makeup with a prom-style updo, you’re going to look like a moron. There, we said it. Daytime weddings aren’t always…

Lily Q | June 3, 2009 - 3:00 pm

Seven Reasons Why Going To A Wedding Without A Date Rocks

Simcha, Kate, what’s the big deal in going to a wedding sans date? I’ve gone to several weddings solo, and it never occurred to me that I should: A) feel…

Wendy Atterberry | June 3, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Thoughts From Guys On Our IM: How Do You Feel About Marriage?

Ahh, marriage. Certainly men think long and hard about whether they want to get married right? Or maybe the answer is a no brainer, requiring very little obsession and thought…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 2, 2009 - 4:30 pm

Girl Talk: Jilted But Not (Majorly) Bitter

After my engagement ended, my tolerance for weddings was low. Very low. That first week spent on my couch in pure misery saw me turning my eyes away from any…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 2, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Going To My Sister’s Wedding Solo

On Sunday afternoon, my little sister Lizz is marrying one of my best friends from high school, Pat. They’ve been together for 11 years, and are the kind of couple…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | June 2, 2009 - 1:00 pm

Bride Saves Family From House Fire While Still In Her Wedding Dress

Most of the time, we hear bad things about brides — they’re dressing their friends in unflattering polyester blends, or freaking out over a misplaced zinnia in a bouquet. But…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 1, 2009 - 7:15 pm