Ceremonies Articles

The decision to get married to your partner suggests you have a lot of love for each other. Most people get married for love these days, as opposed to marrying for wealth or property as was the custom of the past. Even t ...

Category: Wedding Planning, Ceremonies, Marriage

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If you’ve kept your ear to the ground for wedding planning chit-chat, you might already be aware of the controversy about childfree nuptials. Those who want “no kidding around” at their celebrations do ...

Category: Wedding Planning, Ceremonies

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When someone says the word “wedding,” most people will picture a bride and groom, while a few individuals may think of two brides or two grooms. Since wedding traditions are based on gendered cultural norms i ...

Category: Wedding Planning, Ceremonies

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Dealing with the death of a friend or loved one is never easy. If you’ve been asked to give the eulogy, you may feel anxious. You might worry that you won’t know what to say, you’ll lose your composure ...

Category: Funeral, Ceremonies

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The presence of social media at social events such as weddings, funerals and bar mitzvahs has added another layer of complexity when it comes to etiquette. Within the last decade, experts have set down guidelines for the ...

Category: Ceremonies, Society

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If you’re knee-deep in planning your wedding, you might find your thoughts drifting to all the things that could possibly go wrong. What if the caterers don’t show? Might someone’s rambunctious pet dest ...

Category: Ceremonies, Society

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In many households, pets are members of the family. The absolute joy that cats and dogs bring to life makes them invaluable to surviving daily life. When you and your partner have spent time raising a furry little friend ...

Category: Wedding Planning, Ceremonies

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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 ...

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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 ...

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While you and your partner are planning for your wedding, you might realize you want to include some very specific elements. Your wedding is a reflection of the love you share, which means you need to make sure the exper ...

Category: Wedding Planning, Ceremonies

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