wedding gift etiquette


A Post-Wedding Checklist For Newly-Weds

The period before a wedding can seem like one of the most exciting, but also the most stressful times of your life. There is so much to think about and organize before the big day. Then, once the ceremony has concluded without a hitch, you can relax at your reception and toast the days ahead.  But, what happens when the honeymoon is over and you truly start your new life as a married couple? There is still a lot to think about and organize. So, it helps to have a post-wedding checklist in mind.

The post-wedding checklist includes the following:

  1. Legally changing your name and informing all the right people
  2. Figuring out the financial implications of your marital status
  3. Dealing with the companies and loose ends after the wedding
  4. Thanking and spending time with guests and family
  5. Spending quality time
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couple after wedding

Wedding Gifts

A Complete Guide to Wedding Gift Giving Etiquette

Wedding Gift Etiquette And What To Give

In the United States, research suggests that there are over 2 million marriages every year. In most cases, people are unified in the institution of marriage through the wedding ceremony. Indeed, one of the core components of the wedding ceremony is the exchange of vows between the people getting married. However, wedding ceremonies also involve an equally important component, the presentation of wedding gifts.

Guests to the wedding ceremony often have to make decisions such as what to wear for the occasion and in most cases, which gift to present to the couple. On the other hand, couples grapple with the challenges that come with receiving the gift. However, neither the wedding couple nor the guests should stress about gift giving or gift receiving. There are some simple rules which if followed, will … Read the rest