Etiquette, Moms, Relationships

How to Tell Family No, You Don't Want Their Help

Speak now or forever hold your peace, brides! While it's not always easy to tell family no, sometimes you just have to do the hard thing in the nicest way possible.

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Could Buying a Home Hurt Your Marriage?

More space and privacy sounds like the dream. But experts caution shopping for a house can actually drive a wedge between you.

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Real Bride's Share Their Craziest Pre-Wedding Nightmares

Eek! We're glad none of these nightmares became a reality!

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John Legend and Chrissy Teigen Are Expecting Their First Child!

The couple announced the happy news on Instagram, just weeks after revealing their fertility struggles.

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California, Local, Moms

BRIDES Southern California: The Best L.A. Stores for Finding Mother-of-the-Bride Dresses

Suit up the MOB for your big day in nothing but the best with the help of these top Los Angeles retailers.

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Planning Tips

Calling All Control Freaks: How to Let Vendors Help You With Your Wedding

When it comes weddings, however, there is simply too much to tackle for any one person, even a control-happy Type-A, and even the most take-charge brides have to learn to let others pitch in.

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Hair & Beauty

5 Mascaras That Will Give You Gorgeous Wedding-Day Lashes, No Matter Your Beauty Style

Finding your perfect mascara is like finding the perfect husband. (Ok maybe not but it's still kind of important.)

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Honeymoons & Destination Weddings

How to Choose a Honeymoon Suite You Won't Ever Want to Leave

Here's how to choose a location that's pure bliss for you and your love!

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The Worst Wedding Guest Excuses Ever

Note to all wedding guests: If you're going to lie, at least come up with a believable excuse as to why you can't attend!

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4 Things Fathers Want For Their Daughters' Marriages

Your father wants nothing but the best for you, and that includes one happy, healthy marriage.

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