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Alternatives to the Traditional Rehearsal Dinner

Having a rehearsal dinner is a fairly common component of most weddings. But there are a number of wedding rehearsal dinner alternatives you might consider, like having a wedding rehearsal breakfast instead.

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Focus on Your Wellness While Planning Your Wedding

Most people understand that planning a milestone event like a wedding can be a bit taxing to the mind, body, and spirit. Even small ceremonies have a way of working up the stress levels of couples all over the world.

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This Year Will Be a Record Year for Weddings, but Challenges Will Persist

It's no secret that 2020 and 2021 were difficult years for the wedding industry, with many couples postponing their nuptials. Hopefully, 2022 will get things back on track, but there are still unique challenges ahead.

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Handfasting Ceremony FAQs

When officiating a wedding, the couple may ask you to join them together in a handfasting ceremony. If you're not sure what to do or say, fear not! We've assembled this handfasting FAQ to answer all your questions.

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A Rundown of the Standard Secular Wedding Script

Secular weddings are increasingly popular, but what does a secular wedding actually look like? Here are some quick tips on writing the perfect secular wedding script so that the ceremony matches your personality.

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Why the Cemetery Wedding Is More Popular Than Many People Realize

What do you think of when you think of a wedding venue? A rustic barn? A beautiful church? Whatever you think, you probably don't think of the local cemetery. Graveyard weddings, however, are on the rise.

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What’s in a Word: Poetry Ideas for Your Marriage Ceremony

An increasingly popular trend in modern weddings is reciting poetry. From the vow exchange to the minister's speech, there's plenty of opportunity to hear beautiful and lyrical poetry about love and commitment.

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Wedding Traditions That Modern Couples Are Ditching

From the white dress to the bouquet toss, there are several wedding traditions that pop up at most weddings. However, many couples are dropping some traditions, opting to make their own unique traditions instead.

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Alternatives To Working Your Pet Into Your Big Day

Everyone with a pet knows it's family, and many couples want to incorporate their pet on their big day. But if your fuzzy friend isn't great with crowds, there are great alternatives to having them there in person.

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Giving Your Mom a Prominent Part in Your Wedding

There are a lot of wonderful ways to give your mother or your spouse's mother a prominent place in your wedding, should you so choose, from involving her in planning or walking down the aisle together. 

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