DoubleX Gabfest: The Are Fathers Necessary? EditionListen to Slate’s show about Lauren Sandler’s new book on being and having an only child, fathers (what are they good for?), and the case against wedding presents.
The Wedding Industry’s Pricey Little SecretThat widely used “average wedding cost” figure is grossly misleading. Here’s a much more accurate number.
Click Here to RSVPOnline invites are now far better than paper. And yes, you should even use them for your wedding.
The Long Walk to the AltarPrudie offers wedding advice on family estrangement, inappropriate toasts, and an extravagant bride, just in time for summer.
Sorry, Your Friends Can’t Come to Your Mormon WeddingTemple sealings are a sacred Mormon tradition. But they shouldn’t come at the cost of a civil ceremony with non-LDS friends.
After the WeddingFamily, loss, and facing homophobia: One year later with the first gay couple married on a military base.
The Guest List Is FullSeventeen years ago, we didn’t want to invite our parents’ friends to our wedding. Now I regret it.
This Is the Last Time I Will Ever See YouAfter every wedding, there is a dear friend who will immediately disappear from your life. And that’s OK.
My Big Fat Disney WeddingI am a tomboy, not a princess. Here’s why getting married at a huge theme park was a delightfully practical decision.
The XX Factor
Liz Lemon Gets Married and 30 Rock Solves the Traditional Wedding Dilemma for the Rest Of Us
I Do Not Want To Dance the HoraHow a Romanian ritual merged with that chair thing to take over the American Jewish wedding.
Why Do Wedding Dresses Cost So Much?Caitlin Kenney of NPR's Planet Money investigates the price of her overpriced wedding gown.