To party or not to party is the question. With six other types of wedding parties to have is an engagement party the one that’s going to break guests’ back? Here are some ideas when debating on whether one more is too much.
Oh yes there’s more! In addition to the 10 The Feminist Bride has already covered, cat-throwing-brideshere are 10 more wedding traditions worth skipping. Don’t worry there are solutions for all of them! And yes, that’s a bride throwing a cat…and no, it’s not on this ten list. Sorry cats.
I know that by saying I’d rather be a groomsman over a bridesmaid, it sounds like I’m confirming the old Freudian theory that feminism is nothing more than penis envy. It’s not, it does highlight how how bridesmaids and groomsmen, who enjoy the same status and title, can and should also enjoy the same job description, but don’t.
Bridezillas aside, a bridal meltdown can happen to anyone. It will undoubtedly be over something worthy of emotion or either a tantrum over nothing. Here’s some advice on how to weather the storm or prevent Defcon 1 from happening.
Over 90% of brides take their husband’s surname and justify it as a personal choice, but what if choice were a whole lot more complicated than what any of us thought? And how many brides really know the true history to taking the husband’s name, let along what that act is actually called. Here’s an eye opening account about the history and meaning of choice and patronymics; and how truly complicated it all is for women who expect and deserves respect and equality.
Forget proposing with Grandma’s diamond ring, what about proposing with Grandma’s ashes as the diamond ring? Find out how a company is taking cremated ashes and really creating a diamond that is forever…
Are you a Millennial? A study reveals why getting married might be a lot harder for you than any other generation.
Women’s suffering has reached comical proportions. That’s why feminism needs funny! And luckily, we’re surrounded by lots of creative and slick-lipped women that are paving the way to a new type of feminist activism. Although, making a great empowering boob joke and not sounding like a boob is a lot harder than you think…
Here are some awesome alternative wedding shoe ideas so your feet and your fashion can be footloose and fancy-free on your wedding day.