Tag Archives: weddings

Diversity

One of my favorite movies is Monsoon Wedding. If you haven’t seen it, rent it. It’s definitely a family film and allows the audience to share in customs and traditions that are so complex and interesting. We just received a wedding invitation for an Indian wedding! The ceremonies begin at 2:30 in the afternoon and [...]

Stuffed Puppy Wedding Plans

I love to “surf the web” looking for new trends and ideas. So, when I fell upon the site called Webkinz and saw a wedding dress for $10.99 I had no idea it was for a stuffed animal or one’s real dog. I showed it to my first grader. He told me that his class [...]

Creative Marriage Proposals

For a short time I worked with a woman who wrote a book chronicling marriage proposals. Published and available around Valentine’s Day, it made a great gift book. Romantic details and creativity earned a place in this collection of stories. I remember writing out my sister’s marriage proposal story, which consisted of a closed math [...]

Wedding Ridiculous

Sometimes a wedding celebration costs a modest amount of money. But, sometimes a wedding becomes an over-the-top extravaganza. Check out this Reuter’s story about a Chinese bride who decides to break a world record with the length of her train on her wedding gown. Not only did the train measure 1.2 miles long, but, attached [...]

Wedding Movie Suggestion

We finally watched Rachel Getting Married. We know that the star, Anne Hathaway received an Oscar Nomination for her brilliant performance. Having watched several other wedding-themed movies, including Father of the Bride, Monsoon Wedding, My Best Friend’s Wedding and My Big Fat Greek Wedding we are used to the movie genre’s uplifting and happy feeling [...]