7 Things Only Former Flower Girls Know About Weddings

Jen Fariello They may be the tiniest bridal party attendant, but flower girls play a vital role in a wedding. Here, the lessons you learn after being a flower girl. 1. It may be the bride’s big day, but the flower girl receives her fair share of the glory. Before the bride saunters down the…


Brides Share How They Decided to (or Not to) Invite Children

Rachel Balunsat Photography To invite children to your wedding or not to invite children to your wedding? That is the question that pretty much every couple faces when planning their big day. The choice is entirely personal, and yet it dictates so much about a wedding, from the size to the theme to the vibe.…


Easy Ways to Keep Your Littlest Guests Entertained at an Outdoor Wedding

Our Labor Of Love You love kids — your nieces, nephews, your friends’ little ones — and couldn’t imagine not having them at your wedding. To make sure your youngest guests have a good time, plan some special activities and treats that’ll keep them occupied and happy. (Their parents will thank you, too.) Establish a…


Kids Gone Crazy: How to Handle Unruly Children at Your Wedding

Rachel Balunsat Photography You love children — you just don’t love hearing their high-pitched, ear-splitting screams while you’re trying to exchange your vows or through your maid-of-honor’s tear-inducing toast. There’s no doubt that “unruly children can have an impact on the wedding,” says Lyndsey Hamilton, owner of New York-based Lyndsey Hamilton Events. And, of course,…


How to Include Your Children in Blended Family Weddings

Rachel Balunsat Photography Blended families are not uncommon. At least half of the weddings I’ve planned involved couples who had at least one child coming into the new marriage with them. Most of the time, the kids are really excited about the wedding. One of my all-time favorite groups arrived wearing team shirts — there…


Want an Adults-Only Wedding, But It’s Just Not Possible? Follow These 3 Tricks to Lessen the Presence of Kids

Jess + Nate Studios Whether or not to include children on your wedding guest list is a personal decision that has to be made by each couple individually. Many couples love to have the little ones involved, and look forward to the pictures of chaos on the dance floor when the flower girls get twirling.…


BRIDES New Jersey: 5 Boutiques to Find Adorable Flower Girl Dresses

Kristyn Hogan While all eyes are certain to be on you as you make your way down the aisle on your big dal, the special little girl in your life has big shoes to fill, too. She will also never forget having a part in your big day, and it’s important to make her feel…


The Best Ways to Involve the Kids in Your Blended Family Wedding

Sarah Delanie Getting married can be stressful enough, but when your upcoming wedding is blending a family, there’s a lot more to worry about than whether to get married in a church or on the beach. Whether your kids are toddlers or teenagers, they are bound to have some anxiety about the impending changes in…


4 Unique Ideas for Your Flower Girl’s Walk Down the Aisle

Amy Galon Photography One of the things you and your guests will love about your ceremony is having the flower girl make her grand entrance down the aisle. It’ll give everyone a burst of happiness — watching her walk down before it’s your time to shine. The traditional route to the flower girl toss is…


A Flower Girl and Ring Bearer Reunited, Fell in Love, and Married 20 Years Later

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com We couldn’t write a cuter story if we tried: One Minnesota couple just tied the knot this past weekend, 20 years after they first walked down the aisle together as flower girl and ring bearer. It all started two decades years ago, when Brittney Husbyn and Briggs Fussy were…