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.


9 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.

By Kim Forrest, June 22, 2018


The 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.

By Jenn Sinrich, May 29, 2018


5 Sweet Mother-of-the-Bride Gifts for Mom During Wedding Planning

Your mom has supported you every step of the way—now it's time to celebrate her. Check out these mother-of-the-bride gift ideas, perfect to give during your wedding planning season.

By Lindsay Tigar, May 10, 2018


7 Easy Ways to Let Your Mother-in-Law Help with Wedding Planning

If your mother-in-law wants to help out with wedding planning, there are lots of great ways she can pitch in!

By Jenn Sinrich, May 9, 2018


6 Wedding-Planning Activities You Can Do With Your Mom

If you're able to have Mom close by, there are lots of ways to incorporate her in your wedding planning experience. Here are a few.

By Jenn Sinrich, May 7, 2018


How to Negotiate with Your Parents & In-Laws on the Guest List

Struggling to manage wedding guest list etiquette and pushy parents or in-laws? We’re here to help.

By Kim Forrest, May 3, 2018


These Are the 6 Things Your Parents Will Not Understand About Your Wedding

Times have certainly changed since our parents' and grandparents' nuptials. Here are some of the modern-day elements that you might need to explain to your elders.

By Lauren Rodrigue, March 12, 2018


Father & Mother of the Groom Duties Every Parent Must Know

The father and mother of the groom have lots of duties they'll need to be ready to tackle. Here's a parent of the bride checklist to help 'em out!

By Anne Chertoff, November 21, 2017


Father & Mother of the Bride Duties Every Parent Must Know

Here is an extensive list of father of the bride and mother of the bride duties to help the couple plan and enjoy the big day:

By Anne Chertoff, November 16, 2017


6 Things NOT to Say to Your Mother-In-Law

To keep the peace between you and your soon-to-be mother-in-law, make sure you keep these specific comments to yourself.

By Alex Reardon, February 17, 2017