26, MFT grad student, old soul, travel junkie, and marrying my best friend in April 2020

April 26, 2020


Groom’s ring is Too Big!
Maggie in Wedding Attire, on September 13, 2019 at 11:55 AM

So, I got INCREDIBLY lucky and won two tungsten wedding bands, but it was through an online retailer. I sell Avon on the side so I luckily had the ring sizers with me to see what FH should get. I told...

Paula, Sep 13, 2019 6 104
Continuation of Sister troubles Rant
Maggie in Family and Relationships, on September 11, 2019 at 7:53 AM

I know I may sound like a witch with a b about all of this, but my sister is driving me CRAZY. She called my MOH the other day to tell her that I complained about having my bachelorette and bridal...

Naikesha, Sep 13, 2019 5 187
Fat arms and a strapless dress
Maggie in Wedding Attire, on August 19, 2019 at 7:36 PM

Already married ladies, and people getting married soon. How did you combat the self esteem issue of having chunky arms and a strapless dress? I have a veil that would probably cover the most...

Yam, Sep 12, 2019 15 299
An uninterested Bridesmaid
Maggie in Etiquette and Advice, on August 21, 2019 at 11:56 AM

This is partly a rant post and partly an “I need advice” post. Here it goes: i have one BM that is not interested in the wedding much at all- she didn’t come to the engagement party, isn’t coming to...

Mrs. Bubba, Aug 28, 2019 18 322
Burgundy in springtime?
Maggie in Style and Décor, on March 25, 2019 at 8:49 PM

Anyone else doing burgundy color in the spring? How are you making it more lively? I have burgundy and dark gray and I want some splashes of other colors to make it more.... springy lol.

Maggie, Aug 22, 2019 10 106
Parent gifts
Maggie in Etiquette and Advice, on August 16, 2019 at 8:56 PM

Hey all! So, both my parents and my FH’s parents have put a lot of time and money into our wedding and have been incredibly supportive through this whole process. What is everyone getting for their...

Courtney, Aug 18, 2019 6 126
Unique ways of wearing your ring
Maggie in Wedding Attire, on August 9, 2019 at 5:33 PM

Hey all! So, my FH proposed in February of this year and he got me the PERFECT ring, I freaking love it!!! The only problem is that my fingers swell a lot and it makes me have different ring sizes...

Cliodhna, Aug 13, 2019 4 178
Bachelorette surprise
Maggie in Parties and Events, on August 9, 2019 at 10:35 PM

Hey guys! So I just found out that my MOH has planned and booked my bachelorette party for “sometime in March” my Fh, parents, fil’s, and bridesmaids all know when and what it is but I don’t. Is this...

MrsD, Aug 12, 2019 8 142
Bachelorette Invite List
Maggie in Parties and Events, on July 22, 2019 at 7:42 PM

my fH has two females in his “groom’s Gentry”- one of his best friends and his sister. I don’t MIND these two females, but i’m Also not super close with them. Would it seem rude to not invite them to...

Mcskipper, Jul 23, 2019 8 115
Bridal shower ideas in Hudson Valley
Maggie in New York Planning, on July 17, 2019 at 11:51 PM

Hey there! My mom and FMIL are arguing over where to have my bridal shower. My friends, FH’s family, and I live in Dutchess County whereas my family all live in Bergen County NJ. To appease both sides...

Maggie, Jul 19, 2019 2 47
Fh’s idea of your wedding gown?
Maggie in Wedding Attire, on May 17, 2019 at 12:34 PM

Yesterday I asked what my FH thinks I may be wearing as a wedding gown and after a few questions this is what he came up with: white sleeves- full or at least half no bedazzling many shape but a ball...

Kellie, Jun 11, 2019 22 372
Hotel blocks confusion
Maggie in Etiquette and Advice, on May 17, 2019 at 9:48 PM

Hey there guys! So, my wedding is 11 months out but my venue is recommending that I block out hotel rooms soon (they have a deal with a hotel in the area that we basically have to use). My my concern...

Kristan, May 18, 2019 7 217
Number 1 wishlist item(s)
Maggie in Registry, on May 8, 2019 at 12:42 PM

I know weddings are not about all the stuff you get, but people do get stuff! What is one or a few things that are top on your registry? Is it something every household needs like awesome pot and pans...

Caitlin, May 10, 2019 23 212
Getting ready
Maggie in Etiquette and Advice, on May 2, 2019 at 9:39 PM

Two things for this post.preface: I have Four BMs- BFF as MOH, sis and two other friends as BMs. My mom, the BP, AND MIL and SIL will be getting ready with me day of (7 all together). myself, MOH, MIL...

Maggie, May 9, 2019 5 131
Life without your ring
Maggie in Community Conversations, on May 5, 2019 at 10:33 PM

I went to the gym today and was running late for work so I forgot to put my engagement ring back on before going to my 16 hour shift and guys.... I keep going to play with my ring and it’s NOT THERE....

Jazmine, May 8, 2019 10 212
Information on wedding party
Maggie in Etiquette and Advice, on April 28, 2019 at 1:36 PM

On my website it says to list your WP and give a brief bio of each person. What are you guys writing for yours? Do you just say Jane Doe- MOH best friend since preschool. Or do you say where they...

Jenna, Apr 29, 2019 16 247
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