Gretchen Gales

Cameron was just beginning to transition from female to male when Melanie met him. Though she spent her whole life dating cisgender men, Melanie began to feel a strong attraction towards Cameron. more

Apr 15, 2016 9:00 AM Wedding

Same-sex marriages may be legalized, but there are many significant barriers to same-sex couples in the wedding industry. more

Apr 12, 2016 1:00 PM Connect

Wedding ceremonies can be fairly complex with lots of things happening seemingly all at once! To clear up some of the confusion, we've put together this basic timeline of events that outlines what happens & when during the typical wedding ceremony. more

Apr 11, 2016 9:20 AM Wedding

While there has been a surge of LGBTQ+ resources helping many come out of the closet, it is important not to forget the straight spouses that also suffer from the consequences of homophobia. more

Apr 8, 2016 10:15 AM Wedding

JoAnn Falletta

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Last month, the Virginia Symphony brought together about 500 guests to the Half Moone Cruise and Celebration Center in Norfolk to celebrate 25 years of master conductor JoAnn Falletta, the symphony’s music director. more

Apr 6, 2016 6:00 PM Engage

Ever since Rosie the Riveter inspired women to contribute to the war effort, women everywhere are breaking barriers in the workplace. Now, that includes the military. more

Mar 31, 2016 10:00 AM Connect

To help you prepare for your big day, we've put together a must-have checklist of things to consider before you approach the alter. While this list is not exhaustive, it's a good blueprint as you begin to plan for your wedding. more

Mar 15, 2016 3:55 PM Wedding

So, you want something a little more personal than “‘til death do us part?” More and more couples are writing their own vows to replace traditional vows. No one expects you to write like Shakespeare, but you still want your words to be sincere. more

Mar 12, 2016 5:15 PM Wedding

There are many fun (and strange) wedding traditions. While you might not use all of the customs we've outlined at your wedding, it’s fun to see how these time-honored traditions came to be. more

Mar 10, 2016 10:15 AM Wedding

Emily Post never gave advice on gay weddings (as far as we know), so how would one approach how it works? Have no fear! We’ll answer 17 common questions you might have about gay weddings! more

Mar 9, 2016 11:00 AM Wedding

You don’t have to be a botanist to pick the right flowers for your wedding! Here’s a quick guide! more

Mar 9, 2016 9:00 AM Wedding

Keep Calm and Say I Do

Weddings can be complicated and daunting affairs. We've broken down the basics of every wedding into 4 simple steps. more

Mar 6, 2016 1:00 PM Wedding

Think you know all there is to know about gay weddings? What is a "Boston marriage?" What was the first country to legalize same-sex unions? Find out in our LGBTQ+ Wedding Trivia! more

Mar 2, 2016 2:05 PM Wedding

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