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There are few events that cost a couple as much as a wedding does. Even if you and your partner are trying to throw a very intimate affair, you still need to be able to cover the expenses related to food, venue, music, a ...

Category: Wedding Planning

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Many couples elect to include wedding vows and ceremonial traditions based on Christian elements or liturgy from other faiths. However, atheists, agnostics, and secular humanists may find themselves at a loss when planni ...

Category: Wedding Planning, Ceremonies, Marriage

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Over the last two millennia, several Christian denominations have developed their own liturgies and dogma surrounding the practice of baptism. While some suggest that it may have roots in Judaism, most followers look to ...

Category: Baptism

Wedding cakes have long been considered a customary staple of a nuptial celebration. The first versions may have originated in medieval England with stacks of sweet cakes that formed a tower over which newlywed couples k ...

Category: Wedding Materials, Wedding Planning

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While you and your partner have been planning for your coming wedding, it stands to reason you have seen a lot of the same ideas over and over. One of the more popular services couples explore for their weddings is a pho ...

Category: Wedding Materials, Wedding Planning

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A wedding can be a lot of work. You and your partner have probably spent a great deal of time planning each and every aspect of your coming celebration. While there are some areas of the plan that may take precedence in ...

Category: Wedding Planning, Marriage

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Wedding ceremonies have been around for a large chunk of human history. In every corner of the globe, there is some type of ritual involved with the joining of two people. With so many people in the world and weddings be ...

Category: Wedding Planning, Marriage

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Planning for one’s final expenses can become an odd source of comfort, usually because of the knowledge that family members aren’t saddled with sudden liabilities. On the other hand, it can also be a reminder ...

Category: Funeral

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With changing economic realities, more couples seek to make do with less when it comes to planning their weddings. TheKnot.com revealed that most newlyweds-to-be spend nearly half of their funds on their receptions, so t ...

Category: Wedding Materials, Wedding Planning

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Coming of age rituals are prevalent in many cultures across the world, both past and present. Each rite of passage places emphasis on values and responsibilities deemed to be important when a young person transitions fro ...

Category: Ceremonies, Society

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