Are Weddings No Longer Relevant?

By now, many of my blog followers know my beef with weddings, and with the post The Wedding: Take Two - The Ceremony and The Reception, so this title shouldn't come as a surprise but, hear me out. With a population that is becoming less religious and that is leaving the nest to shack up long... Continue Reading →

The Wedding: Take Two – The Ceremony

This year marks the 10th anniversary of my wedding to W. As part of the celebration, I will be documenting our relationship from the proposal up to the wedding, and each year up to our 10th anniversary. I'm going to be honest. The wedding was the party of the decade, if not the century, for... Continue Reading →

I’m Here for The Groom (A Poem)

I'm here for the man who helped me with my thermodynamic's homework, For the dude that told my ex to back off when I left him for my now husband, For the Starcraft nerd that let me create a Space Marine fleet when the guys in the room doubted my "strategery". I'm here for the dude... Continue Reading →

Make Your Wedding Day Yours

Recently, I noticed wedding sizes have shrunk. Between people canceling last minute and costs to fly "back home" becomimg prohibitive, many have to err on the side of caution and stick with a budget rather than with guest counts. Also, and in my opinion, not a lot of people are 100% looking forward to spending... Continue Reading →

10 Things I Hate About Being Married

I'm happy. Yes, blissfully happy with a partner in crime that has allowed me to grow and experience life as an adult. Mistakes are allowed and forgiven but not forgotten for learning purposes. There are many things that I have gone through as a modern working wife that gave me enough insight to write this... Continue Reading →

Babies, babies everywhere!

After a drought of wedding and baby announcements, life is back at it again. (I call it Wave 3.) With a wedding on Sunday July 3rd, one in December and another one in April/May and three pregnancy announcements, my social calendar is filling up with events and a bit of anxiety. However, unlike before, this... Continue Reading →

My “Beef” with Weddings

During the last ten years, my husband and I have been invited to over 30 weddings (and counting)! You'd expect that during an economic downturn and unemployment records at an all time high people would stop putting down 30k for a wedding, but they haven't. Back in 2008, when I got married and the recession... Continue Reading →

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