Ask the Wedding Maven: My Mom is Crazy and Controlling

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In this week's Ask the Wedding Maven a bride writes in upset about her rather controlling mother. Is the mother over-the-top or is the bride a bit of a brat? Read the column and come back and let us know whose side you're on! If you need wedding advice or have a question about wedding etiquette, traditions or relationships write weddingmaven@onewed.com. Helpful Links My Mother is Crazy and Controlling Ask the Wedding Maven

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Bridal Shower Present Idea for the Bride with a Mother of a Problem

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"Renee Plastique" recently sent me a copy of her hilarious book Mothers-In-Law Do Everything Wrong: M.I.L.D.E.W.. I LOVE it because, well, I have a bit of a MILDEW problem. But, what's great about the book is that some of the anecdotes in it actually make me THANKFUL for my MIL. If you know a Bride-to-Be with a bit of a MILDEW problem, consider sneaking this into her bridal shower booty, just make sure her MIL won't be there.

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Ask the Experts: Do the Parents of the Bride Still Pay for the Wedding?

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In this week's Ask the Experts, a bride wonders how to make her mother feel better about not being able to pay for part of the wedding. Read what the experts have to say, and learn a surprising statistic about who pays for what in most weddings! Do you need wedding advice? If you'd like to get your wedding related question answered by a panel of experts write asktheexperts@onewed.com Are your parents helping to pay for your wedding? Helpful Links Do Parents of the Bride Still Pay...

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Ask the Experts: A Mother of the Groom Dress Dilemma

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Ask the Experts gives you a chance to have all your wedding questions answered by a panel of wedding professionals. If you have a question for the panel write asktheexperts@onewed.com This week, a bride writes in with what she thinks is a "mother-in-law disaster." Her future mother-in-law has bought a totally inappropriate dress for the wedding. Should she say something, or let it go? Our panel of experts is sharply divided. Helpful Links Ask the Experts Mother of the Groom Dress...

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Question of the Week: How Involved Is Your Mom?

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This weekend is Mother's Day so naturally it has me wondering, how involved is your mom with your wedding? Is her involvement helpful or not so much? What about your mother-in-law? Is she being helpful? By the way, if you still haven't bought presents for either your mom or your mother-in-law a lot of online florists have great deals right now. Check out ProFlowers to Send Mom's Delight flower bouquet w/ FREE Vase + FREE Chocolates, only $39.99, until Friday. Helpful Links Advice...

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Ask the Wedding Maven: A Hairy Bridesmaid Problem

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This week, the Wedding Maven answers a hair-raising question about a bridesmaid and her personal appearance. What do you think? Other than the dress, should you have a say in how your bridesmaids look at your wedding? If you need wedding advice, or have a question about relationships, etiquette or other sticky wedding situations, write the Wedding Maven at weddingmaven@onewed.com

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Ask the Wedding Maven: Bridal Shower Dilemma

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In this week's column, the Wedding Maven answers a sad question about a bridal shower that may be upstaged by a death in the family. Do you need wedding advice? Have a question about wedding traditions, wedding etiquette, or relationships? Write The Wedding Maven at weddingmaven@onewed.com.

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Ask the Wedding Maven: The Pregnant Bridesmaid

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In this week's column the Wedding Maven answers a question from a would-be-bridesmaid, who is a soon-to-be mother. Do you have a question about wedding related traditions, etiquette, or relationships? Do you need advice about a sticky wedding situation? Write the Wedding Maven at weddingmaven@onewed.com, we're here to help.

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Ask the Wedding Maven: Interfering Mothers-in-Law

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The interfering mother-in-law seems like an old-fashioned stereotype. But, unfortunately for the bride in this week's column, it's a reality, and it's leaving her with a big problem, 20 extra wedding guests. Do you have a question about wedding-related traditions, etiquette, or relationships? Write The Wedding Maven at weddingmaven@onewed.com

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Ask the Wedding Maven: Psycho Families

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In this week's column, the Wedding Maven answers a question about how to handle relatives who are not sitting on the bride's side. Do you have a question about wedding relationships, etiquette or traditions? Write The Wedding Maven at onewedmaven@gmail.com

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