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Posted by: Renu Eapen on Saturday, November 30, 2013
In an Italian family, no celebration is without food and wine. When you get invited to an Italian wedding, be prepared to eat and drink. According to Italian tradition, when a man wants to ask a woman for her hand in marriage, the woman’s father must give the permission. This can be a daunting task for some men since a girl is her father’s princess. No man can ever be good enough to take ... View Article
Posted by: Renu Eapen on Thursday, November 28, 2013
The thing Indians do best is celebrate! Celebrating is done on a grand scale when it comes to weddings. Traditional Indian weddings involve a large amount of preparation and planning. The number of people attending can be anywhere between 500 to 1000. Along with a large number of guests, there are other Indian-specific traditions including entertainment, food, colour, and dance. Before ... View Article
Posted by: Renu Eapen on Tuesday, November 26, 2013
“Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue and a silver sixpence in her shoe”. This is the basis that most Canadian brides follow for what to have with them on their wedding day. Each item symbolizes good luck and fortune in their marriage. “Something old” symbolizes continuity with the bride’s family so that no past relationships get lost or forgotten as she ... View Article