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Lusk — Eiland

Danyelle Cecelia Lusk of Houston became the bride of Tony Fitzpatrick Eiland of Houston in a double-ring ceremony on June 17 in Riviera Maya, Cancun. The bride is the daughter of Lloyd Sims of Temple and Rickey Jones of Austin. The bridegroom is the son of Tommy and Glennie Eiland of Radcliff, Ky. Christopher Mayes officiated. Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore an allure mermaid silhouette gown with sparkles and intricate beadwork. Maid of honor was Nicole Loving of Houston. Images: blue bridesmaid dresses Matrons of honor were Shandrea Bob and Isha Mayes, both of Houston. Bridesmaids were Amber Ortega-Copeland of Te...
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Can your dream wedding cost less than $10K?

It’s officially wedding season. That means it’s also wedding planningseason, given that ceremonies can take a year or more to map out: The average engagement now lasts 15 months, according to the Knot. If you’re thinking about getting hitched any time soon, the first question you’re probably asking is, “How can I save money while still keeping it classy?” After all, the average cost of getting married is staggering, now more than $35,000, according to the Knot, not including a honeymoon. That includes an average dress price of more than $1,500. And, while median prices are more reasonable, you’ll still likely end up paying...
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Bella Hadid Drops Jaws In StunningWedding Dress Photo Shoot

Bella Hadid is going to have a line of gentlemen just dying to marry her after seeing how amazing she looked in a wedding dress on June 29! Images: White Bridesmaid Dresses Bella Hadid may be single at the moment, but that doesn’t mean she can’t rock a bomb wedding dress! The 20-year-old super model was doing a bridal photo shoot in Italy on June 29, and she was a total showstopper. Bella tried on a bevvy of stunning gowns, but our fave was a massive white wedding dress fit for Carrie Bradshaw. The beautiful masterpiece featured a semi-sheer lace bodice with an elegant high neckline. However, the best part was the billowing ski...
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How A Former Middle School Teacher Created A High-Revenue Wedding Blog

When Maggie Lord was planning her wedding—a rustic affair in Wisconsin—she quickly got frustrated by how hard it was to show vendors the details she wanted. In those pre-Pinterest days, ripping the pages out of wedding magazines was the easiest method. Lord, a middle school science teacher at the time, realized there had to be a better way and saw an opportunity to create her own blog on rustic weddings. “If I put some time into this, I could make it into a business,” she told herself. Fast forward nine years and today the mother of two—and soon to be three—from Fairfield, Conn., runs her blog Rustic Wedding Chic full time....
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‘This Is Not The Moment,’ To Lift Our Ban On Performing Interfaith Weddings

The Jewish Theological Seminary affirms that the study of Torah, the sacred wisdom of our people, and the performance of mitzvot, Judaism’s sanctified pattern of religious practice, stand at the very core of Jewish identity. Torah and mitzvot have always been the foundation of the Jewish people’s covenant with God, guiding and sustaining us for three millennia in nearly every corner of the globe. They remain so today. Individuals from other backgrounds are warmly invited to join the covenant through conversion. There is also much that Jews can and must do to signal our respect and welcome for non-Jews in our community, whether ...
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