Wedding Planning for the Groom: Host a Guy-Friendly Couples Shower

by The Man Registry

Special to OneWed by Kara Horner of The Man Registry Considering having a couples shower or looking for ways to interest guys in a wedding shower? While it may seem like a tough sell for some guys, there are lots of great shower ideas that cater to both sexes. Here are a few guy-friendly shower ideas: Lawn/garden and BBQ shower. Perfect for a spring or summer shower, this shower lends itself well to a backyard grill-out setting where guests can play yard games such as horseshoes,...

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Gracefully Dealing with Shower-Palooza

by The Man Registry

Special to OneWed by Kara Horner, TheManRegistry.com Soon after friends, family and co-workers hear the great news that you’re engaged, you’ll likely start receiving offers from people to host wedding showers for you. What’s not to love, right? But sometimes the number of offers can quickly grow from just a couple to many more. So what should you do when you hit your shower max? Here’s how to strike a balance. First, there’s no rule that says you should have a specific...

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Ask the Wedding Maven: A Midwestern Wedding Shower

by Azure

In this week's column, the Wedding Maven answers a question from a midwestern bridal shower host who is trying to help a California couple get their presents back home. Do you need wedding advice? OneWed has two great ways for you to get all your wedding questions answered. The Wedding Maven answers questions about wedding-related traditions, etiquette, and relationships. You can write her at weddingmaven@onewed.com. We also have a new, all-star panel of wedding experts ready to...

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There’s No Sweeter Way to Keep the Doctor Away

by Azure

...Unless one or both of you are doctors. Then they're not a bad way to get the doctor to cuddle up! These happily paired chocolate-caramel apples are a fun and tasty treat. Not to mention adorable. The "brides" are dipped in white chocolate, while the grooms are a tasty mix of white and dark. Serve them as engagement party favors, give them to your attendants, or just save them for the apple of your eye.

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