Your Parents Are Paying for Your Wedding. Do You Have to Invite Their Friends?

Your Parents Are Paying for Your Wedding. Do You Have to Invite Their Friends?

You’re creating your wedding budget and you’re lucky enough to have your parents helping out with the bill, but does that mean they have control over decisions like who gets to attend the wedding? It can be hard to balance your wedding day wants with your parents’ when they are helping to pick up the check, so we called on the members of our vendor directory to share their advice for how to manage those expectations.

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Resistance through Love: Celebrating Your “I Dos” Without Those Who Don’t Respect “I Don’t”

Resistance through Love: Celebrating Your “I Dos” Without Those Who Don’t Respect “I Don’t”

I had to think very carefully when I RSVP'd to my friend's wedding. On the one hand, I would get to see someone I love declare her love for someone she loved; I would get to support her and be happy for her. On the other hand, I would have to do so alongside someone who sexually assaulted me.

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