Wedding Guests

  • Accommodating special wedding guest needs

    Many married couples will say a big source of worry is not accommodating special wedding guest needs

    August 2, 2015 Wedding Guests
  • 7 Essential Things to Consider About Your Wedding Invitations

    For many nearly weds, the closest you’ve probably come to party invitations in the last two decades were invites to your elementary school classmate’s birthday party….

    June 19, 2015 Wedding Guests
  • Facebook Faux Pas

    When you live with your significant other, you get to frequently put into practice the cardinal rule of kindergarten: Share. Now, I’ve been living with my fiance for quite some time and believe I’ve got the basics down. But if you are currently living solo and getting ready to move in with your spouse-to-be, take… Read more »

    May 7, 2015 Wedding Guests
  • Telling guests about the wedding registry

    How do I tell guests where I have registered for wedding gifts? And is there anything that is not appropriate to put on our list?

    April 5, 2015 Wedding Guests
  • Who announces the engagement

    When my fiancé and I are engaged, who is responsible for beginning communication between the two families? Traditionally, the responsibility to make “first contact” falls to the groom’s family. It is their duty to telephone or write to the bride’s family and, if possible, to invite the bride’s family to meet them. With families spread… Read more »

    April 5, 2015 Wedding Guests
  • A grooms checklist

    Here comes the day and yes, as the man of the hour there are many errands, arrangements, and plans to make. You’ll find below a checklist, in chronologic order below, of those ‘not to be forgotten’ steps. Buy the engagement ring. Put together a wedding guest list and have your family make out theirs. You… Read more »

    April 5, 2015 Wedding Guests
  • Roles of the bride and the bridesmaids

    It’s very important that brides and potential attendants discuss the expected expenses before the attendants accept their positions. (Grooms and their attendants either rarely have these problems or rarely complain about them.) I therefore present the following exciting, and totally new…Mutual Responsibilities of the Bride and Her Attendants. The bride is responsible for: ◾Informing the… Read more »

    April 5, 2015 Wedding Guests
  • Speech advice for the best man

    The best man for my wedding has made some jokes about what his wedding toast will be like. I’m a little worried that he isn’t sure of what he is doing and will end up offending our guests. What can I tell him so that I don’t end up hiding under the reception table? We’ve… Read more »

    April 5, 2015 Wedding Guests
  • Handling a difficult bridesmaid

    One of my best friends is a bridesmaid in my wedding. She is making this engagement a living nightmare, complaining about the dress she has to wear, the people that are going to be attending my wedding, and who she has to walk down the aisle with at the ceremony. How can I tell her… Read more »

    April 5, 2015 Wedding Guests
  • Bridesmaid trouble

    If you’ve got a bridesmaid or maid of honor who’s just not pulling her weight, the best approach is the most direct. Talk to her directly. Tell her that you’re concerned that she doesn’t have the time or interest for being in your wedding, and that you wouldn’t be upset. When you find that you… Read more »

    April 5, 2015 Wedding Guests