Men don't marry for sex.
Dr. Robert Hustrulid has been married and divorced twice. He's done research on making sense out of marriage and relationships.  He shares his insightful breakthroughs in a delightful new book, titled, Men Don’t Marry for Sex: Overturning the Assumptions on Why Men and Women Get Married. Here's some of the research he found.


 
 
Marine Surprises Sister at Wedding
Today, in the United States, we are celebrating Memorial Day. It's a time to remember the men and women who died while serving in the country's armed forces. 

In honor of the day, I wanted to share this heartwarming video that shows a marine being reunited with his sister on her wedding day. Grab a tissue! 

 
 
Tote bag by Digital Printsess
When you are planning your wedding or going on your honeymoon, you'll need a great tote to keep things in. I love the totes by Digital Printsess. They have custom totes that can be personalized for you, your family and friends. The totes make a really nice gift!


 
 
Picture
If you're looking for a way to put in unique elements at your wedding, try changing the guest book. You can still have guest sign in, but do it in a more creative way. I've found two creative alternatives that your guest will love. These are not your traditional guest books!

 
 
Wedding dress by Wtoo Bridal
Wtoo Bridal has a gorgeous bridal dresses in the Spring 2014 wedding dress collection.  The dresses are so pretty and feminine and come in a variety of fabrics and silhouettes. A bride will feel beautiful in any of the dresses. Check them out for yourself! 


 
 
Photo save the date ideas
After you are engaged and set your wedding date, you'll want to send save the dates to let your family and friends know about your upcoming nuptials. I love creative save the date ideas. Your guest won't expect them! Many couples like to use their photo on save the dates. Here are three ideas where your photo will look great!


 
 
Behind the scenes of a bridal boudoir shoot
Many brides want or are thinking about doing a bridal boudoir photo shoot, but often do not know what to expect. I've found a great video by Jesseca Bellemare Photography that shows what a bride will encounter at a boudoir session. 


 
 
Bride and groom
You might recognize this bride as her gorgeous bridal session was featured in a post about bridal portraits. Now, we have the lovely images from Alyssa and Tyler's October wedding. Family and friends gathered to see the exchange of vows at the Belle Meade Plantation in Nashville, Tennessee.  The stunning wedding featured  bubbles, mason jars and beautiful flower bouquets.  Doerman Photography did a wonderful job of capturing the elements!


 
 
Guest Post: Anonymous
Bridal looks for Spring Summer 2014
Spring and summer bridal trends in 2014 are all about romance. From the classic to avant-garde, the looks say it all. Top wedding designers are presenting some of the loveliest styles in years on and off the run-way. Pink (Vera Wang), and romantic (Alice Temperley), this season’s weddings are certain to showcase the most beautiful brides ever! 


 
 
Anna Campbell Wedding Dress
The latest addition to Anna Campbell's Ivory Collection features delicate laces, breathtaking embellishments, and fitted silhouettes never before seen in an Anna Campbell off-the-rack collection.  The newest collection 'Forever Entwined' will be available to a select number of brides in Australia, New Zealand and America in a series of exclusive 'trunk shows' beginning in May.