How To Avoid Wedding Etiquette Mistakes: Part 2

Here is Part 2 of how to avoid wedding etiquette mistakes. Good wedding etiquette may differ from one culture to another. For a multicultural and multi-ethnic country like Malaysia, it may be challenging to keep up to these etiquette. It is, however, still very important to practice the general guidelines. Here are some wedding etiquette mistakes that we think future brides and grooms should be aware of!

How To Avoid Wedding Etiquette Mistakes: Part 1

Good wedding etiquette may differ from one culture to another. For a multicultural and multi-ethnic country like Malaysia, it may be challenging to keep up to these etiquette. It is, however, still very important to practice the general guidelines. Here are some wedding etiquette mistakes that we think future brides and grooms should be aware of!

I Love your PRESENCE

Everyone would have seen their fair share of elderly couples strolling hand in hand on a lovely day. The blissfulness of such sight inevitably prompts thoughts of how to work things out at difficult times? We believe a strong relationship is able to withstand the hard times with this simple secret - staying present and loving each other's presence. Here are five ways to help you stay present in your relationship.

5 Tips on Overcoming Post Wedding Blues

After months of endless preparation and arrangements, the wedding is finally over. Some couples may experience post-wedding blues as the reduced in adrenaline rush and excitement overnight may be slightly difficult to cope with. We have compiled some tips for newly-weds to identify and banish post wedding blues. In fact, the fun of a good ol’ marriage has just begun!

6 Tips to Avoid Wedding Fights

Planning for your wedding can be one of the most stressful experiences you’ll ever have and if not handled properly, it may lead to arguments with those closest to you! It is easy to let even the closest relationships slide when you can’t see past each other’s differences. Here are some tips on how to avoid wedding fights during the planning stage.

5 Types of Guests & How to Manage Them

One of the best strategy to ensure great hospitality is to first identify the different types of guests who will attend your wedding and then formulate strategies to manage them appropriately in order to ensure that the wedding ceremony and reception goes well. Here are 6 types of guests that you may encounter at your wedding and tips on how to manage them.

The Mixed Marriage Dilemma

Being a multicultural country, Malaysia has a fair share of relationships and marriages of different faiths. It is here where we can truly witness how love knows no boundaries of ethnicity, nationality, religion nor beliefs. Planning an interfaith ceremony can be tricky as couples from different religious and cultural backgrounds especially in combining two sets of traditions that reflects the commitment and common values of the bride, groom and their respective families. Here is a list of considerations in planning for a mixed marriage ceremony.

10 Things Happy Couples Do

Ever envious of couples who seem forever in love with each other? A healthy relationship is hard work that involves love, trust, mutual understanding and honesty. Everlasting love involves continuous efforts to “work together to work things out”! Here, we have compiled ten things many happy couples say they practise in their relationships.

Mixed Marriage: How to Handle the Family?

Inter-racial relationships are not easily accepted by many families. In fact, some families may be downright negative, unpleasant and unsupportive. It is understandable that we may feel hurt by their rejection. However, most concerns may just be rooted in prejudice and fear of a new family member who has a different religion and cultural background. Therefore, taking a proactive and positive stance may make ease the situation for everyone. The key is patience and good communication. Here are some tips on how to handle the reactions of family members who are unsupportive of mixed marriages.

5 Conversations to have Before Marriage

“To effectively communicate, we must realize that we are all different in the way we perceive the world and use this understanding as a guide to our communication with others” – Anthony Robbins
Communication is the key to a lasting marriage. There are several important issues that couples should discuss before the decision to embark on the journey to establish a family together. Here are the top five tough conversations to have with your intended before walking down the aisle.