My girlfriends and I are currently reading Caitlin Moran’s How to Be a Woman, a brash and ballsy commentary on everything from porn to body weight to sexuality to feminism. And she has quite the deep dive into the insanity of weddings.
When Mark and I first got engaged, I wanted to dive into everything wedding! And in this day and age of over-sharing on the internet (please see my post about The Pressures of Pinterest) it is a pretty deep pool to dive into. But I was sure that I could handle it. I was determined to keep my mind while wedding planning, right? (No need to rub my nose in previous posts about losing my mind. I remember writing them as much as I remember experiencing them!)… Continue reading →
My fiance and I recently made the trek out to the East Coast for him to meet my dad’s family. We don’t often see my aunts, uncles and cousins on that side of my family but, especially because my dad passed away nine years ago, it was particularly important Mark to meet all of them BEFORE our wedding…. Continue reading →