Etiquette, Food & Drink

Cost-Effective Alternatives to an Open Bar for Your Wedding Reception

Keep guests toasting the night away with these budget open bar alternatives.

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Etiquette, Moms

How to Deal With a Mother of the Bride's Dated Hairstyle

Turn your mom's hairstyle don't into a chic 'do...without the drama.

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Etiquette

Do You Really Need to Give Guests Welcome Bags at Your Wedding?

Give guests a hearty welcome with a thoughtful gift bag to kick off your wedding festivities.

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Etiquette, Planning Tips

Tips to Keep Your Best Man from Embarrassing You During His Speech

If you love him but not his sense of humor, then these tips are for you.

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Etiquette

Fun and Creative Alternatives to a Sparkler Exit

Who says you need sparklers to illuminate your wedding?

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Etiquette

How to Honor Your Stepparents at Your Wedding Without Hurting Your Parents' Feelings

Keep your stepparents happy without stepping on any toes with these simple tips.

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Etiquette

How to Ask for Cash Wedding Gifts Without Looking Tacky

Why settle for a 12-piece place table setting when you could register for a round-the-world honeymoon?

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Etiquette

How to Decide Which Guests Should Be Invited to the After Party

Keep the party rolling with a few of your favorite guests.

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Etiquette

Do You Really Have to Give Out Wedding Favors?

To gift or not to gift: that is the question.

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Etiquette

Is It Tacky to Have a Receiving Line with Shots at Your Wedding?

Why not try a classic champagne toast instead?

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