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Tweet If you’re a romantic at heart and plan to propose marriage this February 14th, here are some ways to sweep her off her feet in the process. Sentimental Spots Great ideas of a location for a proposal are those “first spots”: where you had your first kiss, your first date, where you met. A […]
Tweet Spring has sprung (or is, at least, in the process of springing) and Easter is just around the corner. Traditionally a time of renewal and new beginnings, Spring is an egg-cellent time to pop the question, so get cracking! Here are some timely ideas for wedding proposals – let Easter inspire you to be […]
Tweet We Love Hearing From Our Readers! After reading “Unique Ways To Announce Your Engagement,” Amanda shared how she announced her engagement to her mom: My boyfriend proposed via a [pictogram], so I sent a picture of the [it] to my mom by email and asked her if she could figure out the riddle. When […]
Last week we gave you some proposal ideas for Christmas. Here are some ornaments to consider for the tree this year if she has already said yes.
Tweet Christmas can be very romantic: perhaps it’s all of the twinkling lights, the music, the good food, the cozy fireplaces… it all adds up to a perfect setting for a wedding proposal! Here are some ideas… The Brightest Light On The Tree Preparation: Hang the ring with a round ornament (string it through the […]
Tweet Dream Girl Update Here is an update on Jennifer Hudson. Note that this is also a great example of a real-life scenario for last week’s article “Should Men Wear Engagement Rings?” Dream Life Turns to Nightmare Last September we featured Jennifer Hudson’s engagement in the article ‘Dreamgirls Jennifer Hudson is on her way to her […]
Tweet An interesting topic was raised on the View today: Should Men Wear Engagement Rings? Why do women have to wear a ring to show that they are ‘taken’ when men do not? It would definitely make it easier for single women out there if men also wore a symbol that they are bound for […]
Tweet Chocolate is all-purpose – it’s supposed to be an aphrodisiac and it’s tied up with ideas of romance (first dates, Valentine’s Day, gifts from your sweetheart); but it’s also there to console you after a break-up or on pretty much any day when you feel like you just need to treat yourself (at least, […]
Of course, if you really want the proposal to be a surprise you will have to pick out the engagement ring all by yourself. It is never a good idea to propose without a ring…
In most cases, she is probably expecting a proposal – if not, I would question the decision to propose: perhaps it is too early in the relationship or she doesn’t feel the same way that you do.
Tweet Wedding Proposal Tips for Men There are so many ways to get engaged but what is most important is that it suits the both of you. Think about your history as a couple and make your proposal fit. Did you meet at church? Set up a proposal with the church staff. Do you […]
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