The second I found out that I was going to my cousin’s wedding reception I was, confused. How else can you react when the MO these days for weddings is a small ceremony and exclusive dinner (which by the way doesn’t include extended family except grandparents)? Now, while it was awkward as in: I’m wearing … More Receptions- Are you invited?
So when you usually think of weddings doesn’t an ideal come to mind? You think of a perfectly smooth ceremony, the bride perfectly calm and poised, the family cooperating peacefully, fabulous food and music, good company and vintage and cute decorations. Then, I became a bridesmaid and my whole outlook changed. First, I never realized … More Awkward Moments and Weddings
In October I found out my brother would be getting married in April. Initially, I freaked out. Since I’m in the House Party, four other girls and I were chosen to wear gold dresses . One month later, I impulsively bought a dress at Dillard’s that I loved at first after scrolling through several tacky, … More Pet Peeves and Weddings
One of the many ways I cope with weddings is through jabbering about it with the instant, weekend long friends I make during wedding prep. Here’s what you need to know about this very essential wedding coping mechanism. 😉 First, new found, instant BFFs are one of my favorite things about weddings. The randomness and … More Coping with Weddings, Part 2
To start off, there are three things you must know when you’re a twenty something struggling through your career, and no white dress, shiny diamond or tropical honeymoon are in sight. To top it off, your “close” friend invited you to the wedding of the century: hers. What do you DO? First, the best thing … More Coping with Weddings Part 1