I was just 20 years old and still in college when my fiancé Ben and I got engaged. We were young and, growing up in a culture of Say Yes to the Dress and the perfect Pinterest wedding, we were also woefully naïve about the complexities of wedding planning. The rabbi gives you a blessing, you exchange rings, you kiss, you party. How hard could it be?
Harder than we thought, it turns out.
Above and beyond what we expected in the wedding planning – finding a photographer, booking the venue, choosing my wedding dress – we’ve found ourselves at a loss when it comes to how to handle Jewish... Read More