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It’s a…Baby? Rethinking Gender Reveal Parties

Gender reveal parties are increasingly popular in recent years- and increasingly, facing strong backlash. While some couples fight to one-up each other on social media, others are fighting against gender norms.

Category: Society

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First Anniversary Ideas for Busy Couples

So you made it through the wedding and your life has been a whirlwind this first year of marriage. But now your anniversary's snuck up on you. Don't fret! Here's how to celebrate your love, no matter how busy you are.

Category: Marriage

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Death Positivity: Changing How We View Mortality

In our deathphobic culture, death is something most people will go out of their way to avoid talking about. Now one group is practicing death wellness, helping people find happiness and confront anxiety about death.

Category: Funeral Loss

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Social Media and Your Wedding: Thoughtful Tips and Perilous Pitfalls

More and more, couples are creatively using social media platforms to share their wedding story. From custom hashtags to picking your platform, here's how to properly utilize social media on your big day.

Category: Wedding Materials

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Funeral Etiquette Tips

Attending a funeral is an experience we'll all have to go through at some point. But if you've never been to one, you may not know proper funeral etiquette. Let us break down the do's and don'ts of funerals.

Category: Funeral Loss

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Alternatives to Traditional Christian Baptism

Many new parents baptize their newborn children. But if you aren't religious or don't connect with standard baptism, here are some other alternatives that many couples use to celebrate the arrival of their child.

Category: Baptism

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How to Plan a Funeral

After the loss of a loved one, planning a funeral may sound like the last thing you want to do. However, it is something that must be done. Here's how to navigate the specifics and come out on the other side.

Category: Funeral

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How to Host a Successful Wedding Shower

If you're having a wedding shower to celebrate your big day, there are a few things you can do to ensure it goes off without a hitch. Proper organization, planning, and time budgeting are crucial to a successful shower.

Category: Engagement

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Common Financial Mistakes in Marriage

Would you be shocked to learn that the most common problem for couples is managing their money? Probably not. Unfortunately, there are a few mistakes people keep making. Here's what they are and how to avoid them.

Category: Marriage

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How To Take a Family Member’s Addiction Into Consideration When Planning Your Wedding

Are you stressing out over how to balance the bar at your wedding with a family member who is struggling with alcohol addiction? You aren't alone. Here's how to handle this very delicate situation with grace.

Category: Wedding Planning

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