A wedding brings families together, which is both wonderful and a little stressful. From Momzilla to an opinionated aunt, there are so many personalities to manage. Don’t let family dynamics get the best of you! Use these tips to smooth ruffled feathers and ensure everyone has a really great time.
Relatives5 Things Your Parents Shouldn't Help With During Wedding Planning
While parents can be a major help in putting together your big day, there are some tasks they shouldn't touch.
RelativesHow to Tell Your Parents You're Eloping
If you're planning to run away and get married, it's important to figure out how to tell your parents you're eloping to keep your family relationship strong.
Relatives17 Cool Gift Ideas for Your Father-in-Law
Now that you're engaged, you've gained a whole new family. Looking for gift ideas for your father-in-law? Here are some of our favorite ideas.
RelativesWhat Does the Father of the Bride Wear? The 8 Rules All Dads Should Follow
Whether you’re a bride helping her dad or gearing up to walk your daughter down the aisle, it time to answer that time-honored question: What does the father of the bride wear to the wedding?
Relatives21 Truly Sweet Wedding Gift Ideas for Your Parents or Parents-in-Law
Giving a gift to your parents and in-laws on your wedding day is a lovely and thoughtful gesture. Here are a few of our favorite wedding gift ideas for your parents and parents-in-law.
RelativesThe 13 Best Mother's Day Gift Ideas for Your Mother-In-Law
Here are some Mother’s Day gift ideas for your mother-in-law that are sure to get you in the running for son- or daughter-in-law of the year.
RelativesHow to Make Amends With an In-Law Before the Wedding
If you're on the outs with an in-law, here's how to patch things up well in advance of your special day.
RelativesDoes My Brother Have to be My Best Man?
Yes, he’s your brother - but does he have to be your best man, too? Not necessarily. Here are some other ways to include him in your big day.
Relatives5 Questions You Should Be Prepared to Answer When Meeting Your Partner’s Family for the First Time
Meeting your partner's family for the first time is a big deal. Here are the questions you should be ready to answer to start things off on the right foot.
RelativesHow to Handle Going on Vacation with Your Future In-Laws Without Losing Your Mind
Taking a vacation with your in-laws can sound like a dream—or a nightmare, depending on your relationship. Here, experts share how to enjoy the trip.
Relatives2019 Mother-of-the-Bride Trends for Cool Moms
Trying to figure out what to wear as a mother of the bride or groom? Check out these 2019 mother-of-the-bride trends so you can look beautiful on your kid's big day.
RelativesThe Sibling-In-Law Etiquette Guide
If your future spouse has brothers and/or sisters, you may find yourself facing a few etiquette dilemmas. Check out these scenarios and how you should handle.
RelativesHow to Honor Your Grandparents at Your Wedding
This groom found unique ways to honor his beloved late grandparents at his wedding and even afterwards.
RelativesHow to Help Mom Find the Perfect Mother-of-the-Bride Dress
You want your mom or future mother-in-law to look and feel her best on your big day. Help her find the perfect dress with these shopping tips.
Relatives9 Ways to Strengthen Your Relationship with Your Future In-Laws
You're not just marrying the love of your life—you're joining his or her family as well! Here are some ways to bond with your future in-laws.
RelativesThe 6 Things a Mother of the Bride Should NEVER Do
The MOB plays an important role in a couple's wedding. Be sure to follow good mother of the bride etiquette with this helpful list of wedding don'ts.