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White fluff or a shared celebration? - a mother's view of weddings

Monica Dux’s recent article discussing marriage versus weddings hit a chord with many, depicting traditional white weddings  as exercises in doll-like gender roles and wanton excess, but here’s an alternative view from a mother’s perspective. 896 more words

Name Cards for the Tables

I discovered that some beads are not what I’d thought so the ring pillow will continue pending until I get the right ones. Instead I’ve been working on the name cards for the tables. 133 more words

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Mally poreless face defender

 Mally’s Evercolor Poreless Face Defender is the perfect finishing touch for your makeup. This remarkable technology yields an utterly sheer, featherweight product that diffuses the look of pores, minimizes fine lines, and helps protect your makeup so it lasts from morning to night. 74 more words


The Ring Pillow

The beads for the ring pillow arrived today and I can’t wait to get started at the weekend. I’m adapting a design by Dorothy Wood who deserves to be lauded for her fabulous work. 53 more words

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Why wasn't I annoyed by the pre-nup?

Yesterday I had lunch with a very good friend. My friend had just had a big relationship disagreement with her boyfriend and the subject of marriage came up. 619 more words

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Guest List Blues

Annabel calls: “I’ve had 2 people who said they were coming who’ve now emailed to say they can’t make it.  I’m worried we won’t have enough people for the ‘White Room’.” 358 more words

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