Marriage Proposals

This is how the story begins. When you’re ready to get down on one knee, we’re here for you with advice on where to pop the question, how to personalize your proposal, and the best ways to let the world know you’re engaged after your perfect proposal leads to an ecstatic “Yes!”.

Marriage Proposals

The 6 Best Places to Propose in the U.S.

Planning a proposal? Choose one of the best places to propose in the U.S. to ensure a truly spectacular (and romantic!) moment.

By Lauren Rodrigue, November 20, 2018

Marriage Proposals

Am I Ready for a Serious Relationship?

The question "Am I ready for a serious relationship?" may be keeping you up at night. Here's how to decide if you're really ready or not.

By Jenn Sinrich, November 19, 2018

Marriage Proposals

6 Signs You’re Ready for Exclusive Dating With Your Significant Other

Knowing if you're ready for exclusive dating can be tricky. Here, experts explain the best ways to determine if that guy or gal is your bae.

By Jenn Sinrich, November 19, 2018

Marriage Proposals

The Girl's Guide to Proposing

If you’re a woman ready to put a ring (or something else!) on it, read along to get the low-down on proposing.

By Whitney Teal, November 14, 2018

Marriage Proposals

8 Proposal Party Ideas to Celebrate Your Engagement in Style

A proposal party is a celebratory event occurring immediately after the question is popped. Here's your stress-free guide to planning your own.

By Kim Forrest, November 8, 2018

Marriage Proposals

Are You Ready to Get Engaged While Still in College?

Many college sweethearts end up getting married, and some do get engaged while still in college. Here's how to decide if mixing studies and wedding planning is the right move for you.

By Jenn Sinrich, November 8, 2018

Marriage Proposals

How to Fix a Ruined Surprise Proposal

Did your beloved find the ring under the bed? Here are some ways to keep an element of surprise in your proposal.

By Kim Forrest, November 7, 2018

Marriage Proposals

12 Beach Proposal Ideas for the Ultimate Romantic Moment

Whether you're hoping for a laid-back or a celeb-worthy proposal, popping the question at the beach will suit all styles.

By Stephanie Weers, November 2, 2018

Marriage Proposals

How to Reduce Your Pre-Engagement Anxiety

If you've been in a relationship for a while, you might start feeling anxious about if a proposal will ever happen. Here's how to deal with that pre-engagement anxiety.

By Lauren Rodrigue, November 2, 2018

Marriage Proposals

The 12 Best Movie Proposals to Inspire Your Own

Need some inspo for your own proposal? These movie proposals range from oh-so sweet to super-silly, but they're definitely worth watching.

By Kim Forrest, November 1, 2018

Marriage Proposals

Romantic Ways to Propose, According to Real Couples

Your proposal should be a truly personal moment, but that doesn't mean you can't steal an idea (or two) from real couples. These romantic ways to propose are tried-and-true favorites.

By Samantha Iacia, October 31, 2018

Marriage Proposals

The 21 Best Engagement Card Quotes

If you're prepping an engagement card and finding yourself with writer's block, check out these engagement card quotes that are sure to inspire.

By Lindsay Tigar, October 29, 2018

Marriage Proposals

What to Do If Your Proposal Wasn't What You Expected

Feeling a little disappointed with your proposal? It happens more often than you'd think. Here's how to work through it.

By Lauren Rodrigue, October 26, 2018

Marriage Proposals

How to Deal With Negative Comments on Your Engagement

Most of your friends and relatives will be thrilled to celebrate your engagement. But there will likely be a few nay-sayers. Here's how to respond to those annoying wedding proposal reactions.

By Stephanie Weers, October 26, 2018

Marriage Proposals

Extravagant or Low-Key Proposal: Which is Right For You?

The right proposal for you and your partner really depends on your personalities. Here's how to decide if a grandiose or simpler proposal is best for you and your beloved.

By Stephanie Weers, October 26, 2018

Marriage Proposals

The Ultimate Relationship Timeline That Leads to Marriage

From "meeting cute" to popping the question, this relationship timeline outlines the steps most couples take as they journey toward marriage.

By Kim Forrest, October 25, 2018