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Step mom
Kara in Family and Relationships, on March 18, 2019 at 9:18 AM

Now that my fiance and I are officially engaged, means I will officially become a step mom to his 7.5 year old son. I have been in his life since he was 3 and the only one he really remembers dad...

Future Mrs Wilson, Mar 18, 2019 19 234
Elope or not?
Kara in Planning, on January 17, 2019 at 12:06 PM

So my fiance and I are thinking about doing a small ceremony, just us. And then doing a reception afterwards with the family. My sisters are a little upset with this idea as they want to be at the...

Sunshine, Jan 17, 2019 7 63
Kara in Wedding Attire, on December 31, 2018 at 11:06 AM

Has anyone has any experience with simibridaldresses? It's an online shop that seems to have good reviews and great prices. My fiance and I are thinking of doing a courthouse wedding as we may have to...

Maggie, Jan 2, 2019 3 1,136
Save the dates
Kara in Planning, on December 5, 2018 at 3:52 PM

How crucial are save the dates? We have so much going on but we have everything planned just dont have the money right now. I'm having surgery in Feb. And the wedding is supposed to be in Sept. The...

Khin, Dec 7, 2018 14 113
Stressed, overwhelmed and needing to vent
Kara in Community Conversations, on November 14, 2018 at 1:01 PM

WW community! Man the last 18 months have been CRAZY. Last year my fiance was in the hospital and we lost a close family member. Then we got engaged and things we were looking up. 24 hours later...

Maren, Nov 30, 2018 9 176
Engagement photos!
Kara in Parties and Events, on October 28, 2018 at 12:37 AM

We got our photos back today!! Here are just a few

Kara, Nov 3, 2018 11 146
Engagement photos
Kara in Parties and Events, on October 13, 2018 at 11:07 PM

Okay. So we are on a tight budget and our photographer is doing a special this month. 65$ for 45 minutes (rather than the full engagement session of 2 hours for 250&dollar but we only get 6...

Kara, Oct 14, 2018 12 142
Asking bridesmaids
Kara in Planning, on October 10, 2018 at 12:27 PM

Ladies! I'm getting married in a little less than a year and know that my 3 sister's will be my bridesmaid and my best friend will be my maid of honor. However, my fiance's best man is in the...

Arlene, Oct 10, 2018 5 134
E-vites or Invites?
Kara in Etiquette and Advice, on July 4, 2018 at 1:48 PM

We are thinking of sending e-vites to save money. My concern is that some of our older guests may not be as tech savvy. Any advice or opinions?

Nikita, Aug 21, 2018 15 166
Budget stress
Kara in Planning, on June 9, 2018 at 11:01 PM

Okay everyone. Let's begin with I am a server. I don't know how much I will make when I make it. All I have are averages and I can pick up extra shifts when needed. I don't have much for savings, but...

Mrs. J, Aug 9, 2018 16 364
Rent or Buy
Kara in Wedding Attire, on July 4, 2018 at 1:45 PM

Have any of you brides rented your wedding dress? Any good places you can recommend? We are trying to stay on budget and may be free up some money for other things. Was wondering what your opinions...

Aline, Jul 26, 2018 8 146
Engagement photo outfit inspiration
Kara in Wedding Attire, on July 19, 2018 at 12:13 PM

Ladies! Any inspiration would be nice. My FH is having a hard time finding something that looks nice. We are wanting to keep it semi casual. We also have a 7 yr old son (his son) that will be included...

Vanessasaurus, Jul 24, 2018 10 141
Couples getting married on September 28, 2019 in Nebraska
Kara in Nebraska Planning, on July 14, 2018 at 4:59 PM

Ladies!! We're date twins! How far are you in your planning stages? Have you chosen venues?

Kara, Jul 17, 2018 2 22
Kara in Wedding Attire, on July 14, 2018 at 4:56 PM

Okay. My FH has just informed he is not making his groomsmen wear suits. I am not a fan of mismatched outfits. Would like everyone to be at least semi uniform. He is thinking some may wear nice jeans,...

xRApril, Jul 15, 2018 8 195
Calling californians
Kara in California Planning, on May 28, 2018 at 2:41 PM

Okay. So we wanted to get married in Hawaii and that was quickly shut down. So we are thinking southern California. We would love something with luschious greens and a beach nearby. We found the...

ileana, Jul 10, 2018 12 156
Dhgate.com milla nova dresses
Kara in Wedding Attire, on June 20, 2018 at 8:11 PM

Hey ladies! Anyone used DHgate.com for their wedding Dress? I am obsessed with milla nova dresses but no stores near me carry them and trying to buy online always send me to DHgate.

Selia, Jun 21, 2018 3 352
Thinking of eloping
Kara in Community Conversations, on June 18, 2018 at 10:19 AM

I have always dreamed of a small beach wedding. I love the scenery, vibe, colors. Everything. I am from Nebraska. Despite the financial burden of just being a part of my family (everyone else has lots...

Sara P., Jun 18, 2018 7 94
Wedding colors
Kara in Style and Décor, on June 8, 2018 at 4:08 PM

Ahh!! WW I am need of some help. We cannot seem to decide on a color scheme. I love navy and marsala (FH isn't a huge fan). I also love lots of greenery with some bright color pops but I don't know....

Anne, Jun 11, 2018 7 141
Alternative ideas
Kara in Wedding Reception, on June 10, 2018 at 9:58 PM

I feel like I have posted so much lately so..sorry about that. My fiance and I are not much for dancers. We want to do the traditional first dance, mother/groom, father/bride dances and such. But we...

Lauren, Jun 11, 2018 3 130
Already frustrated
Kara in Community Conversations, on May 17, 2018 at 4:28 PM

We have barely even begun wedding planning. We got engaged about 3 weeks ago but have been dealing with the aftermath of a break in and moving. I had lunch with my mom today and told her I was...

CountryRoads, May 22, 2018 15 341
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