September 22, 2017

Modern Love: Discovering Manhood in Soapy Bubbles

Modern Love By NATE MARTINS It wasn’t until I started doing dishes that I realized men in my family don’t do dishes. At parties, I rarely […]
July 18, 2017

Surprise! You’re at Our Wedding!

Bite-size berry tarts, cheesecakes and cupcakes were being passed to the 70-plus guests who had gathered for Lauren Pienkowski and Corey Chavers’s engagement party at the […]
July 14, 2017

Vows: Two Different Cultures, One Modern Marriage

Vows By LINDA MARX Brittney Middleton was not looking for love when she met Ikenna Ogike, who is known as Ike, at the Couture nightclub in […]
June 9, 2017

Modern Love: A Husband for Home; a Wife for Away

Modern Love By CLAIRE DEDERER How do you know when you’re really married to someone? One easy way to tell is if you bicker a lot […]
June 6, 2017

When You Know It’s Love: The Joys of Reinvention

How do you know when you are in love? No 1-800-line psychic will tell you. No notice will be sent by registered mail. Not even a […]
June 2, 2017

Modern Love: Making a Marriage Magically Tidy

Modern Love By HELEN ELLIS I have the reputation of living what Marie Kondo might call a magically tidy life. My tights are rolled like sushi, […]
December 29, 2016

Vows: Sharing Songs, and Now a Marriage

Vows By KATHERINE ROSMAN Just how music-obsessed is Hillary Kerr, the 37-year-old founder of a lifestyle-focused digital media company in Los Angeles? She can tell you […]
November 26, 2016

Field Notes: For Interracial Couples, Growing Acceptance, With Some Exceptions

Field Notes By BROOKE LEA FOSTER When I was a new mother living on the Upper West Side of Manhattan in 2010, I often forgot that […]
October 14, 2016

Vows: The Gift of the Goat Sealed the Deal

Vows By STEPHANIE ROSENBAUM KLASSEN Last November, Shaun Reed, 32, drove up a winding road in Ione, Calif. In the back of the vehicle, unperturbed by […]
September 28, 2016

Wedding Album: The Proposals Were Awkward (But the Answers Were Yes)

Andrew Fox of New Castle, Pa., had it all planned. He would propose to his girlfriend, Heather Terwilliger of Fredonia, N.Y., Tuesday night during their first […]