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Original Essays | September 30, 2014

Brian Doyle: IMG The Rude Burl of Our Masks

One day when I was 12 years old and setting off on my newspaper route after school my mom said will you stop at the doctor's and pick up something... Continue »
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Offbeat Bride: Taffeta-Free Alternatives for Independent Brides by Ariel Meadow Stallings
Offbeat Bride: Taffeta-Free Alternatives for Independent Brides

Sophia A Chang, February 10, 2012

It was a fluffy read (but what wedding book isn't?), but it helped provide some alternatives to the traditions that the Wedding Industrial Complex presents. Now, I have all sorts of ideas of how I want to plan a meaningful, personal wedding without spending $22,000 (the average amount a couple spends on a wedding) or inviting 149 people (average number of guests at a wedding). Thank goodness for books like these that make me believe and know that an affordable wedding is possible!
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