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Average Cost of a Wedding in New York Versus the United States

The average cost of a wedding in the United States is $30,000. How does New York stack up?

How to Arrange a Wedding Under Pressure

Once in a while, circumstances beyond our control require us to be flexible with our plans. Here’s how to pull off a wedding with finesse when you’re under the gun

The 5 Essential Things Every Really Great Wedding Needs

A local bride and her mom aren’t seeing eye-to-eye on their “must-haves” list; Judy breaks it down

The Case of the Missing Thank You Notes

A little courtesy goes a long way when it comes to following up on your bridal shower

What to Do When a Friend Assumes She's In Your Bridal Party (But She Isn't)

She might’ve had good intentions, but if a friend wrongly assumes she’s in the bridal party, here’s a way to let her down easy (without hurting her feelings)

Eco-Friendly Wedding Flower Ideas

For earth-minded brides, here are some ideas to ensure you have eco-friendly floral arrangements

Tips for Guests Who Need to Save Money for a Destination Wedding

It looks like the only destination for this wedding guest is Brokeville

Who Hosts the Wedding Rehearsal Dinner?

When it comes to hosting the rehearsal dinner, do you know which set of parents foots the bill — and whose name is on the invitation?

How to Find the Perfect Mother-of-the-Bride Dress

Mother-of-the-bride gowns can look so dowdy. Here’s what to look for to appear youthful and elegant

The 20 Hidden Costs of a Wedding

Have you heard of the 10% rule? Plan to add these “hidden” costs into your wedding budget

Getting Married? Here’s One Simple Decision That'll Save You Moolah

Timing is everything when you’re getting hitched

Why Serving Fried Chicken and Pot Pie at a Wedding is Okay

Who says you’ve got to stick to steak and salmon? Serve what you enjoy eating — and your guests will enjoy it, too
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Tying the knot shouldn't put knots in your stomach, so whether you're the blushing bride, hubby-to-be, or even a wedding guest, The Wedding Guru Judy Lewis can answer all of your wedding-related questions.

This blog hails from, the one-stop resource for services and products, promotions and specials, a Regional Bridal Show schedule, Wed Shop, and links to money-saving and wedding-related Web sites.

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