Cash Wedding Registries solve the wedding gift problem

Do you remember some of the gifts you got when you got married….. I remember very few of them.  I know that when I was creating a wedding registry I really wasn’t being practical.  I was living in a dream world and just scanning everything that caught my eye.  If I had that scanner 1 year AFTER my wedding I would have picked items differently.

Cash wedding registry
Cash wedding registry - the perfect gift

One great way to help out a newlywed couple is to just give them cash.  At least they can make a better honeymoon from it.  (We both know they are not going to tuck that money into savings for when their firstborn child falls from a tree and breaks his arm in half and has $40,000 worth of surgery…. oh wait… that’s my personal story… I digress….

So anyway, this seems like a pretty smart idea to me… I personally think a Wal-mart gift card is the most useful.  Once you have the $900 set of China out and you can’t afford to put Ramen noodles on it, the Wal-mart gift card starts looking really good. Continue reading

Heidi Klum divorcing singer Seal after 7 years

Heidi Klum shocked the world with the announcement that she was splitting from husband of seven years, singer Seal recently.  Sadly this news made me think about something…..seal fur.  Then I thought about what if a wedding was done in fur instead of the standard materials. Would Heidi and Seal still be together?

Headi Klum Seal Divorce
Headi Klum divorces Seal after 7 years

Just saying, if she had worn fur they would have been a better “match” for each other. Wow, this post has gone wrong on so many levels. I should respect the whole concept of marriage shouldn’t I?  This blog is wedding and engagement noise, not divorce noise…. sorry about that. But I know Continue reading