Wedding Etiquette for the Stepmom

Today more and more families find themselves being blended, and truly, each family situation is unique. Stepfamily and blended family weddings can be anything from tearjerking to strange, and can be more dramatic than any soap opera the TV industry has ever seen. Stepfamily Relationships While some stepmoms are lucky enough to be part of […]

Beautiful Songs for Your Mother and Son Dance

The Mom and Groom Dance As wedding traditions continue to change, the wedding dance isn’t just all about the bride anymore. Today, more and more couples are deciding to give special recognition¬†to mom on their wedding day by including a mother and son dance. This will be lasting memory of a very special day, both […]

Wedding Rules for Parents

Wedding etiquette for the couple’s parents used to be quite simple: the groom’s family paid for the rehearsal dinner and honeymoon, while the bride’s paid for the wedding and reception. Today, anything goes. Because couples seem to choose to get married a bit later in life, the brides and grooms are usually more independent and […]

Mother of the Groom Do’s and Dont’s

Over the past two or three decades, you were surely the best mother to your son, making him his favorite soup whenever he was sick, driving him to softball practice or soccer game, and listening to him the first time he had his heart broken. And being his mom doesn’t have to stop just because […]

Wedding Tips for the Stepmom

A wedding is both an exciting and stressful time – especially to¬†blended and extended families. The Stepfamily’s Relationship Depending on the relationships – specifically between the biological mother and the stepmother – and the roles that they played over the years and in the wedding preparation, that needle on the stress meter may swoosh all […]