The Importance of Having Friends in Healthy Relationships

Coming in to a relationship, typically, both parties have their separate group of friends. However, it’s important to have mutual friends, more specifically–couples, who are in healthy relationships. The reasons below detail why it is so important to surround yourself with “good” couples. A good example. This is especially important when you are beginning a…

What to Expect From Your Bridesmaids

People would ask me, and I’d reply: “Well I have 11 bridesmaids, 11 groomsmen and then the maid of honor and best man!” I’d say this brightly, ignoring the dark looks many gave me. The main thing to keep in mind when selecting your bridal party is: What do you want to get out of…

Why It’s Okay to Be Different From Your Partner

At first look, it doesn’t seem like my husband and I have a lot in common. He likes Hip-Hop, I like Jack Johnson. I’m more aloof, and he’s friendlier. Also, where I’m more emotional, he’s more logical. Have topics brought us some frustration before? Yes, it can be difficult to make a decision when you’re…

Does Diamond Size Matter?

Well, does it? Because the only one who can answer that truthfully about yourself is you. What is average anyway? According to Google, it’s a little over carat. Which, depending on the rest of the set design, can set you back a pretty penny. Alternatively, there’s been an up-trend in different stones being used for…

Marriage Year 1 Bucketlist

This is a concise list that does not include¬†everything¬†we hope to accomplish by the end of our first married year. However, it is full of good ideas, some more ambitious than others. Feel free to leave suggestions in the comments! Go on a cruise Visit the East Coast or Canada. Get fit–increase endurance and stamina–go…