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August 24, 2019


Officiant just emailed us! It's getting real!
Rebecca in Wedding Ceremony, on July 11, 2019 at 3:02 AM

After a failed attempt to get permission from the Church, we're having a dear friend marry us. He's done this for other friends of ours, and he's one of those wonderfully eloquent people with a Made...

Erinn, Jul 18, 2019 9 141
Well, my mother Rsvp'd no.
Rebecca in Family and Relationships, on June 22, 2019 at 4:05 AM

So, that's fun.Woke up to a notification on my Knot app, said someone had RSVP'd online. Open it up, it's my mother. And she declined.Yes, she was JUST at my wedding shower (she took the pics I...

Priss&wes, Jul 17, 2019 38 1,069
Handfasting cords
Rebecca in Wedding Ceremony, on July 16, 2019 at 2:25 AM

So our officiant is balancing FH's Catholicism with my agnostic/pagan outlook, and this includes a handfasting.I've always wanted one, but I've also always been really vague about what that meant,...

Sinéad, Jul 17, 2019 4 1 72
Went to Michael's today...
Rebecca in Style and Décor, on July 9, 2019 at 2:42 AM

...And spent $75 on craft supplies for the centerpieces. (Not done buying stuff, yet, need to figure out if there's a place we can spraypaint things.) Also, FH got ideas for the seating chart, and we...

Kayla, Jul 15, 2019 13 236
Flowers came in!
Rebecca in Style and Décor, on June 27, 2019 at 2:51 AM

We ordered from Budget Bride, and I didn't expect them to come in so soon! I'm very happy with how they look.I've spent the past week worried about what I would do with the centerpieces, but when FH...

Rebecca, Jun 28, 2019 4 136
Mini Shared Bach Party
Rebecca in Parties and Events, on June 22, 2019 at 4:10 AM

As you all know by now, FH and I are HUGE Phillies phans.So, my bridesman, and one of his groomsmen, took us (it was a surprise for FH) down to Philly for Chase Utley's retirement. (FH's favorite...

Kelly, Jun 25, 2019 5 138
Invites came in!!
Rebecca in Style and Décor, on May 29, 2019 at 3:05 AM

I'm so excited!The envelopes are a day or two behind (vendor oops), but now it feels real!!!

Emily, Jun 19, 2019 21 246
Invites out!
Rebecca in Planning, on June 11, 2019 at 2:19 AM

FH and I went through the rain to the post office today to send off the invites! Very excited and very nervous. We are doing online RSVPs, so we shall see how that goes (I'm no longer optimistic given...

latasha, Jun 12, 2019 10 137
bas - Harry Potter themed wedding shower! (non pro)
Rebecca in Parties and Events, on June 9, 2019 at 3:11 AM

OMG. We had our wedding shower today (Saturday)!! Time/place wasn't a surprise, but the theme was. Our friends went ALL OUT and we feel so loved!I may or may not have been rendered speechless with...

Rebecca, Jun 11, 2019 17 290
bm may have to drop out - worried about her
Rebecca in Family and Relationships, on June 8, 2019 at 2:41 AM

One of my BMs texted me today. She's just started yet another new job (after discrimination at the old one forced her to leave), after moving out to be with her partner in Ohio in November. She said...

D, Jun 8, 2019 5 198
What to do about bp drama ... on Fh's side?
Rebecca in Family and Relationships, on June 2, 2019 at 4:11 AM

Ugh. I hate that I'm even writing this. But now it's coming to me from totally separate people, so...My BP is great. Granted, 4 out of 5 of them know each other/are friends, so with a little...

Cliodhna, Jun 7, 2019 4 275
Nice surprise when i got home
Rebecca in Community Conversations, on May 14, 2019 at 2:51 AM

As you can see from my recent posts, I've been stressed a little.But tonight things got a little better:FH came home from dealing with a family thing in CA. He got out of the train minutes after I got...

Rebecca, May 15, 2019 3 197
Ceremony Venue
Rebecca in New York Planning, on May 8, 2019 at 3:15 AM

Hi all,I'm in a bit of a panic. The priest at FH's NYC church just denied us, at 3 1/2 months out, and we can no longer get married in his church. We had planned the entire wedding around this, and we...

Sandicomm, May 11, 2019 8 121
Rebecca in Wedding Ceremony, on May 6, 2019 at 1:58 PM

So, after all the talks with the priest, after the precana disaster...We just spoke to the priest and he is not comfortable having us marry in the church. He is fine with us marrying... he just...

Rebecca, May 8, 2019 30 1,138
Funny Best Man story
Rebecca in Family and Relationships, on May 3, 2019 at 2:51 AM

So, my FFILs will be going out of the country from June-July. We were trying to nail down the dates, because we're having a co-ed bridal shower, and we had hoped to have his parents there. Once we...

Courtney, May 3, 2019 3 155
Every time i do something major wedding related, i get sick!
Rebecca in Community Conversations, on April 24, 2019 at 2:39 AM

Ok, maybe not every time, but it sure feels like it.Went BM dress shopping with my maids today, and now I have a fever and feel *awful*. I had a cold last week, when I had my first fitting and our...

Tea Time at the Peac, Apr 30, 2019 13 257
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