"Because it’s not always tears of joy and toasts, and you need strategies to survive in one piece."
"This is my favorite essay that I’ve written in recent years. I was secretly pregnant when I wrote it."
"One heirloom dress, sixty years, three weddings."
"For muddy little girls after my own heart."
"No one should be guilting you into a more indie wedding. But no one should be guilting you out of a WIC one, either. Do what you want!"