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Dance fever

The wedding is fast approaching–just a little over 80 days away. Doug and I have yet to sign up for dance lessons. Doug would be fine. He has a pretty solid history with the swing-dancing crowd, and could fool the rest of us if needed.…

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Dog and cat

The past five months of our engagement has flown by. With just about 100 days to go, we still have a few things we need to do. The website is really helpful to a lot of people and we enjoy the comments and emails you have sent.…

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Having and eating our cake

It just wouldn’t be a wedding without a cake. I have a sweet tooth that never ends. I was so excited about cake-tasting, I could barely stand it. We tried several different vendors and finally honed in on one. I must say, this has been my favorite part of wedding planning.…

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Forks, glasses, and napkins, oh my!

As soon as we got engaged, I bought several bridal books and a wedding planner. Everything I read already had us three months behind schedule. We had our ideas for the church and reception site. It was just a matter of availability.…

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Registry: not just for girls

I wanted to register as soon as possible, in hopes that many items might go on sale after the holidays. At first, Douglas wanted no part of the registry, and I practically had to drag him downtown to get started. Our first stop was Williams Sonoma on Union Square.…