It starts with the IGBN (Iave Got Big News) phone calls and a mailbox full of Save the Dates. Next comes the meltdown: I always thought Iad be married by now. Why does she have a ring on her finger and I donat? Soon youare buying outrageously expensive china, dancing the electric slide with the groomas dull but available cousin, and envisioning a long and single life for you and a dozen or so cats. But fear not! Now Erin Torneo and Valerie Cabrera Krause show you how to surf The Bridal Wave on your own terms. This hilarious and practical guide to surviving the wedding blitz reveals the sanity-saving secrets to dealing with all manner of matri-mania, including how to ac manage finances during the costly wedding season ac turn brutal self-examination (aWhatas wrong with me?a) into empowering self-reflection (aNothing!a) ac cope with envy and feelings of competition ac deal with lobridemized friends ac avoid settling for Mr. Wrong just to fit the timeline in your head ac actually enjoy being a bridesmaid, despite the dress Like the best of friends, Erin and Valerie will help you separate fact from fairy taleaand stay sane, whether youare coupled-up, single and looking, or single and just fine, thank you very much! aFor any woman who is currently trapped in the middle of a Bridal Waveathis book is your lifesaver!a aLiz Tuccillo, co-author of Heas Just Not That Into You aA funny and genuinely helpful book that should be on ever single womanas shelf.a aKaren McCullah Lutz, author of Legally Blonde aTorneo and Krauseas advice will be eagerly gobbled up by legions of women.a aCeleste Perron, author of Playing House aWill ease your wedding panic with humor and intelligence.a aAndrea Lavinthal, co-author of The Hookup Handbook From the Trade Paperback edition.The townspeople felt sorry for the couple, so they showered them with gifts to help her set up house.3 Bet you didna#39;t think that you were ... \/Vhatever the forbidden word or action, if you see someone say or do it, you get to take her clothespin.
|Title||:||The Bridal Wave|
|Author||:||Erin Torneo, Valerie Krause|
|Publisher||:||Villard - 2007-01-02|