When I first wrote about Leslie Rivera last week, I knew her story would have a very sad ending, but I never imagined it would happen so quickly. The 18-year-old was diagnosed with leukemia back in April and was told her survival chances were pretty slim. Two weeks ago, thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Leslie was granted her wish to marry her high school sweetheart, Daniel Mendez, who had lovingly and selflessly taken care of her from the beginning.
On Wednesday, Leslie lost her battle against cancer.Continue Reading >
Let's face it: a love triangle that includes a baby mama usually isn't pretty. In fact, things got especially ugly for this bride who was about to marry the love of her life in the Chinese city of Shenzhen. Video footage shows a crazy angry woman ALSO dressed in a wedding dress crashing the party and screaming at the two newlyweds. Apparently the loca is the groom's pregnant mistress! This chick got in there and even wrestled the bride to the ground. What'd I tell you about baby mama drama?Continue Reading >
After 75 years, two 83-year-olds have finally decided to tie the knot. George Raynes and Carol Harris have had a thing for each other ever since their first kiss at age 8. The two grew up together in a small town in New Brunswick, Canada and met in the first grade back in 1936. They even acted in the school production of "Sleeping Beauty" together where Carol played the beauty and George the prince. That's how they landed their first kiss ... but why did they wait so long to actually be together?Continue Reading >
High school sweethearts Dylan Ruffer and Madison Meinhardt were supposed to get married back in October, but were forced to postpone the wedding after Ruffer, a U.S. Navy sailor, had his deployment in Syria extended. So when he finally returned, the couple decided they couldn't wait any longer and got married right there in the airport!Continue Reading >
Imagine it's your wedding day and the groom doesn't show up. You could have a break down a-la Carrie Bradshaw or you could marry a wedding guest the way P. Ponradha did at her nuptials. The 23-year-old Indian woman who was supposed to marry 35-year-old J. Sithiraivelu ended up having to marry to another man when he disappeared.
Hmm, this sounds like the makings of a new telenovela, but what exactly was Sithiraivelu's excuse for not showing up?!Continue Reading >
I don't think I'm going out on a limb here by saying that every couple would like their wedding day to be special and memorable, right? Whether it's a modest affair or an over the top shindig, couples want it to be a beautiful heartfelt experience for all involved and there are many ways to go about it. Terra and Drake a GORGEOUS couple from Michigan decided that one way to make their wedding memorable was to reenact that famous dance from the movie Dirty Dancing. Don't act like you don't know what dance I'm talking about. Everyone knows that dance, even people who have never watched Dirty Dancing know that dance as well as that fact that "nobody puts Baby in a corner."Continue Reading >
If you thought Kanye West's proposal to Kim Kardashian was fancy, prepare yourself for the wedding. The 36-year-old rapper is aiming to hold the big event soon and is already planning a ton of elaborate details. And when I say elaborate I mean completely obnoxious. Considering he took over the entire San Francisco baseball stadium just to propose to Kim, of course he's going to go above and beyond for the actual wedding. But you're NOT going to believe what he's planning on having!Continue Reading >
The expression "Till Death Do Us Part" at weddings signifies the idea of being together forever and ever. One couple however took it literally and made either the most epic or morbid wedding cake of all time. The image shared on Reddit probably shocked guests at the reception, but their custom-made dessert has made rounds on the internet.
Wait till you see this eerie masterpiece!Continue Reading >
Carol and Willie Fowler had planned an elaborate and very expensive wedding reception for their only daughter. But when she announced there would be no nuptials 40 days before the scheduled date, the Fowlers decided to turn the disappointing news into something good. Instead of letting the venue, the dinner, and the entertainment they had paid for go to waste, they invited 200 homeless people to what they dubbed the first annual Fowler Family Celebration of Love!Continue Reading >
Anyone who has ever planned a wedding knows that it's not easy and it's definitely not cheap. These days, brides and grooms often spend upwards of tens of thousands of dollars on their nuptials--but that isn't the case with one penny-saving U.K. couple!
According to the Daily Mail, Georgina Porteous and now-husband Sid Innes only spent $1.50 on their wedding. Yup, you read that right. Just ONE dollar and a few cents! So how in the world did they manage to pull that off?!Continue Reading >