Ask Storkie: Do I need to invite the spouse and children of those in my wedding party to the wedding rehearsal dinner?

Dear Storkie, I have a dilemma. We’re throwing a formal wedding rehearsal dinner at a local restaurant and I don’t know whom to invite. I’m certain that my wedding party, close family and a few wedding professionals involved in the wedding are invited but do I have to invite their spouses and children as well? […]