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Marrieds: best money/time splurges vs regrets
Michelle, on May 15, 2024 at 5:33 PM

What did you feel was money and time well spent at your wedding that you splurged on? What do you regret spending money and time on?

Sarah, Jun 4, 2024 6 87
Wedding Photos
Teresa, on June 10, 2024 at 1:28 AM

We got some of our photos back. Still got more coming. I just thought I would come here and share some with you all. Should have the rest in a few days ...

Elly, Jun 20, 2024 12 256 1
Adding His Last Name to Mine (Two Last Names, No Hyphen)
JuleeM, on December 14, 2015 at 1:40 PM

Hi. We were married in September and I'm now getting around to changing my name. I can't decide what I want to do. We don't plan to have kids but he really wants me to change my name. However I don't...

Elizabeth, Jun 18, 2024 44 104,068 10
Confusing Name Change Situation
Brian, on June 16, 2024 at 2:30 PM

Hello, My fiancee and I are going to be dealing with a relatively confusing name change situation after our wedding. We'll say her name is Madeline Rose Smith-Johnson and my name is Brian Jones. Fake...

Hannah, Jun 17, 2024 3 85
Going Into Marriage with Two Mortgages
Lamisha, on June 15, 2024 at 7:16 AM

I’m getting married 6/22/24 too. I can’t believe that this time next Saturday will be showtime. I’m so excited. We are going into the marriage though with two mortgages. My home will be the primary...

Lamisha, Jun 17, 2024 4 82
Sad over missed photo ops. Its ruining my memories.
Celine, on June 17, 2024 at 6:21 AM

We've now started going to more weddings and I keep seeing things I wish I had done at our wedding, mainly a table dash, photographer at the cocktail hour and getting a big group picture with all our...

Andrea, Jun 17, 2024 2 88
What is the traditional gift for a 10th wedding anniversary
Lindaaaaa, on December 23, 2020 at 4:20 PM

I'm thinking about planning a vow renewal for our 10th, but I know I wanna get a gift either way. Do you know what the traditional gift for a 10th wedding anniversary is? I've seen tin but also...

Martha, Jun 17, 2024 5 13,791
June 2023 Brides: How Will You Spend Your First Anniversary?
MrsC, on May 24, 2024 at 10:13 PM

For anyone who does not remember: my husband of 38 years and I had the Catholic church wedding we didn't get to have in June of 1985. We had a small sweet church wedding but as I am Roman Catholic...

MrsC, Jun 6, 2024 6 97 1
My wedding was horrible how do i move on
Anonymous, on May 21, 2024 at 9:34 PM

Everyone looks back on their wedding as this wonderful day I wish I could but can’t and it’s all because of my bridesmaids the very second they got there one decided to put out a whole bottle of wine...

Sarah, Jun 4, 2024 9 221
Anniversary Celebration
Pat, on May 6, 2024 at 10:18 AM

OMG --- ONE YEAR married!!! I just can't believe it - it seems like just yesterday. SUCH an amazing day. All the planning and anxiety was soooo worth it all. We are going out to dinner tonight - hubby...

Elizabeth, May 31, 2024 16 158 3
Mr.brian begeman & Mrs.sicily begeman
Sicily, on May 26, 2024 at 1:22 PM

Mr.Brian begeman & Mrs.Sicily begeman

Sicily, May 26, 2024 14
Dating life when you’re engaged/married
Andrea, on May 21, 2024 at 5:47 PM

I feel like a lot of us lose some of the spark because we don’t focus on dating after we’ve gotten engaged or married. Everything shifts to planning the wedding or just ordinary life together. What...

Mannik, May 24, 2024 2 69
Post elopement dissappointment.
Karen, on May 21, 2024 at 10:42 PM

I eloped 4-26 and the photographer was a no show and i am just feeling down about the whole day. I didnt want a fancy wedding but i think i wanted at least some memorirs. Has anyone done a post...

Michelle, May 22, 2024 1 66
Best Piece of Advice about Marriage
Sharonda, on May 5, 2021 at 11:34 AM

What is the best piece of advice you received about married life? One piece of advice that stuck with me was something my best friend's mother said when my best friend got married in 2004 (I just got...

Theresa, May 15, 2024 6 440
Feeling sad about wedding pictures and timeline, after the wedding. Its ruining my memories of the day.
Celine, on May 7, 2024 at 7:01 AM

TLDR: I feel maybe i was too caught up trying to get perfect photos of myself and my husband on our wedding day that I didn't get pictures with other guests. Now feel I missed out on parts of the...

Kelsey, May 10, 2024 3 161
Alcoholic Husband
Sophia, on November 21, 2022 at 2:51 PM

Okay I really don't know where to start because I'm just losing my mind at the point. My husband and I are coming up on our 2 years anniversary and I regret my whole life for not walking away. When we...

Dew, May 7, 2024 6 427
Splitting expenses: 2nd marriage, later in life
Round, on April 30, 2024 at 1:11 PM

Hi! Need some advice here! This is the second marriage for both of us, we're in our late 50's. My husband moved in with me because he was renting when we met and I had my own home with the mortgage...

LM, May 2, 2024 6 135
Sex after Marriage
Blag, on November 6, 2019 at 10:28 PM

Why doesn’t my bow husband seem as interested in sex...? I know football season started and all but even when we’ve tried recently it just doesn’t happen. It was good up until a month ago but right...

Guerci, May 1, 2024 5 623
Baby pressure from the moment you got married?!
mrswinteriscoming, on December 16, 2021 at 4:15 PM

Did anyone else start being pressured about babies from the moment they got married? We got married literally this past Sunday and already we have family saying "oh we can't wait to have mini yous...

Luna, Apr 29, 2024 14 741
She doesn’t want to take my name
Brandon, on July 30, 2018 at 1:08 PM

So one week before our wedding, she tells me she’s not sure she can take my last name because her father passed away 4 years ago and it would be like starting a life that he’s not a part of or one...

Michael, Apr 25, 2024 36 2,792
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