5 Things NOT To Forget In The Throes of Wedding Planning

by The Broke-Ass Bride

Source: Style Me Pretty Here's what no one tells you when you're piecing together your dream wedding, years in advance of meeting anyone who even remotely qualifies as husband material: wedding planning is intense. It could very well be one of the most stressful periods in your entire life. No one's going to mention that when you finally get engaged either. (People don't like saying that kind of thing to the bizarrely happy, I suppose.) If you find yourself dealing with a...

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Why You Need a Bridesguard

by The Broke-Ass Bride

There you are, on your wedding day, getting your hurrs and face all dolled up. You're sippin' on some bubbly with your fine ladies (and gents?) when Aunt Mildred comes storming in and assaults you with an endless barrage of questions: "Do you have your something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue?" "Uncle Milty needs to sit close to the back so he can go to the bathroom when needed. You saved a spot for him, right?" "Are the favors all set up?" "Is the...

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How to De-Stress Before the Wedding

by The Man Registry

By Kara Horner of TheManRegistry.com Wedding plans stressing you out? You’re not alone. Planning your big day can sometimes become a bit overwhelming (so many details, so little time!), and everyone needs a break from time to time. If you’re both starting to feel like you’re about to hit your breaking point, here’s how to deal. Schedule some time for yourselves. Remember what you used to do before you started planning your wedding together? Whether it’s cooking a meal...

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Wedding Planning Low: How To Combat The Stress by Bubbly Bride

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride Every bride has had at least one low point throughout the wedding planning process. When the guest list and detailed arrangements and opinions pile on top of one another, it will all eventually cave in. While this is supposedly your happiest time - your walk down the aisle may be months away - you find yourself at home, secluding yourself and crying. I write about this not because I am proud of my own low points, but I want every bride to be aware that you are...

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Question of the Week: Are Bride Wars Real?

by Azure

As you might imagine, I spend a lot of time on bridal forums, bridal sites, and message boards. I've been noticing a trend lately that's kind of disturbing. Brides seem sort of hard on each other. They seem to criticize each other a little too often. Do you have friends who are getting married around the same time? Are you supportive of each other, or is there some one-up-manship going on? Do you think brides are nastier to each other online than they are in person? Come on...

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Ask the Wedding Maven: Bridezilla vs. Stressed Maid of Honor

by Azure

In this week's advice column the Wedding Maven tries to give a clueless bride a little tough love. Was she too harsh? Was the bride out of line? Read the column and decide for yourself. Helpful Links Ask the Wedding Maven This week's column All about Bridesmaids

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Ask the Wedding Maven: My Parents and Stepparents Are Driving Me Crazy!

by Azure

In this week's Ask the Wedding Maven column a bride writes in with serious stepparent stress. Can the Wedding Maven help her find a way to make sure everyone is happy with their roles in the ceremony? Do you need wedding advice? Do you have a question about wedding traditions, etiquette or relationships? Write the Wedding Maven at weddingmaven@onewed.com. What do YOU think of the Wedding Maven's advice? Helpful Links This Week's Column Ask the Wedding Maven Unique Ceremony...

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Ask the Experts: Wedding Day Disasters

by Azure

In this week's Ask the Experts column, a bride writes: Dear Experts This may sound weird, but I feel like if I know what can go wrong, I'll be prepared for it. So, what's the worst wedding day disaster you've seen? Thanks Not a Worry Wart Come on, you know you want to know what wedding disasters our experts have seen... Helpful Links Ask the Experts This Week's Ask the Experts Column

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Question of the Week: What Wedding Questions Do You Hate?

by Azure

So, your favorite question that you've been asked recently is probably "Will you marry me?", but once that question has been answered, a slew of other questions from well-meaning and less well-meaning people starts to come. Whether it's the rude (Why? Are you pregnant?), the clueless (So, when will I get my invitation?), or the just plan stress-inducing (Have you done, insert the one thing you haven't even thought about yet?) Sometimes the most benign question can still set you off....

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Question of the Week: What Is the Hardest Thing about Wedding Planning

by Azure

At OneWed we like to make your life easier and make wedding planning more fun. So for this week's question of the week, tell us, what's the hardest thing about wedding planning? What's the least fun? What's stressing you out? Who knows, maybe we can make it better!

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