The Groom

The Groom: How to Plan an Affordable Bachelor Party

Flying Groom

Time to plan the Bachelor Party! Okay, so your guys aren’t exactly rolling out the big bucks.. So what? There’s no reason why your bachelor party shouldn’t still be fun! With some of our awesome activity suggestions, you can bet you’ll still have a great time with your buds while saving them from huge dents
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The Groom: Groomsmen DOs and DON’Ts

Groomsmen

Whether you’re the groom’s good friend or a relative, your main duty is to be a constant support system for your buddy leading up to his wedding.  This can be a very stressful time, and as a groomsman, your attitude and positivity can make all the difference.  Plus, by being such a caring, awesome guy
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The Groom: The Humble Bow tie

humble bowtie

Once upon a time, in a land far far away, men dressed up like penguins in a tux and bow tie for their weddings. Well, you aren’t your grandfather, or even your father – so why be so stuffy with your bow tie?  If you are a casual fellow who enjoys the simple things in
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The Groom: Engagement Over the Holidays

As if Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukah, Kwanza and New Year’s Eve weren’t enough, wedding engagement season is in full swing with a flurry of holiday marriage proposals, ‘Tis the Season to Get Engaged.  Wannabe husbands bend a knee and pledge their love to their one and only love. Remember, you just need the question and a
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The Groom: Asking the Parents for Permission Part 1

For centuries, asking for a parent’s blessing or permission to marry their daughter has been a standard part of an engagement. The perspective groom would present gifts of enticement to the intended bride’s family to gain their approval. The gifts were often livestock, cloth, spices, gold and silver. If the exchange was deemed worthy, the parents
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Men: Top 10 Tips for Proposing Marriage Part 2

The Engagement Ring – Decide if you are going to purchase an engagement ring before or after you propose. It is extremely important to get her input on the engagement ring, unless she really wants you to surprise her. Remember that you want her to wear this ring for the rest of her life. How
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Men: Top 10 Tips for Proposing Marriage Part 1

Know the answer – Plan ahead; this is not a decision to be made on the spur of the moment. Think it through and don’t propose marriage unless you and your girlfriend have discussed marriage. Don’t rush out, buy a ring and surprise her with a marriage proposal when she is least expecting it. You
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