| Jan 6, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Date: Oct. 5
Her story: Tracie Schwartz, 40, grew up in Silver Spring. She works in marketing for Ameritox, a toxicology company with offices in Baltimore and Columbia. Her parents, Donna and Jimmy Schwartz, live in Gaithersburg.
His story: Theodore...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 7:45 AM
Matt and Emily Skoronski prayed for snow on their wedding day.
The Perryman couple chose Dec. 28, 2012, to get married because they love winter. Snow would have made the day perfect.
"I wanted it to snow, because what's a winter wedding without snow?...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Date: Oct. 26, 2013
Her story: Grace Katherine "Katie" Beach, 28, grew up in Catonsville. She is an accountant at the Social Security Administration office in Woodlawn. Her parents, Mary Lou and Tom Beach, live in Catonsville.
His story: Joseph "Joe"...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Date: Aug. 10
Her story: Kimberly "Kimi" Reis, 29, grew up in Pigtown. She has worked in the dental field for 11 years and is a practice administrator at Elliott Family Dentistry in Linthicum. Her mother, Pam Reis, and grandparents, Bill and Shirley...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Apparently, when your daughter gets engaged you have to paint your house, even if you aren't holding the wedding there.
I am not sure why, but the minute the ring was on her finger, I hired a painter. And the first place he tackled was the area of our...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 11:07 AM
Date: Sept. 6, 2013
Her story: Jennifer Silk, 31, grew up in Perry Hall. She is a medical secretary at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center. Her father, John Willner, lives in Perry Hall. Her mother, Donna Snapp, and stepfather, John Snapp, live in...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 11:00 AM
All weddings must confront the inevitable: Who do you invite? Ever since our engagement in November 2013, my fiancé and I have received dozens of requests to come to our wedding. But as the future wedded couple, we are bound by money and space. Our...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 10:16 AM
There was a bass fish jumping out of water, a purse tightly closed and an art case open, paint tubes splayed around it.
Graveyards, castles, ghosts and minions also were present.
But the stars of The Great American Cake Show and Wedding Cake...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 8:36 AM
It really is the most wonderful time of the year: check your guest list twice, deck your halls and prepare to celebrate straight through to the New Year.
Whatever your holiday traditions — Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Las Posadas — it's the...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 6:49 AM
Date: Sept. 28
Her story: Katelyn Niu, 29, was born in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia Province, China, and moved to Maryland in 2000. She graduated with doctor of dental surgery and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Maryland, Baltimore in May and is an...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 8:13 AM
My fiancé Keith and I are going to a wedding in Colorado in February. I have never been to an out-of-town wedding and am pretty excited about the location. The future groom and bride have been very thorough with arrangements for their guests. I was a...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Wedding planning is such a rollercoaster ride.
I've found there is a lot to do all at once, and then there's a waiting time where there is little to do, but before you know it there is a lot to do again again.
In order to keep myself from getting...