Christine Bonavita, 39, from Norfolk, Virginia, was divorced just over a year ago, right before the pandemic hit. Over the last year, she said she thought about what to do with her wedding and engagement rings and finally, she decided to give them away. … [Read more...] about Virginia woman giving engagement, wedding rings away after her divorce
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Kennedy’s pictures of her bridal party got plenty of attention online, but she told BBC that her grandmothers "don’t really get it." … [Read more...] about Woman’s grandmothers are her bridesmaids in coronavirus wedding
In a teary eight-and-a-half-minute video published last month, Gutman said JLM sued her while the two were in the middle of contract negotiations. JLM received a temporary restraining order barring her from her eponymous social media accounts – most notably, her @MissHayleyPaige profile – and the use of her own name in business. She cannot access the Blush by Hayley Paige, Hayley Paige Occasions and La Petite Hayley Paige profiles, either. … [Read more...] about Designer Hayley Paige says JLM Couture ‘damaging’ her brand by locking out Instagram account
For women in 1937, that better life meant marriage and a male breadwinner. Like "Snow White," "Bridgerton" finds British and American viewers at our most despairing. Like "Snow White," it peddles dreams to a target audience of working class women. Some of the cast and crew of "Bridgerton" have tried to claim progressive credentials for their show. Certainly, its racially diverse casting is to be applauded: a major step toward black British actors finally getting a chance to play the great period drama roles they deserve. (Adjoa Andoh, for example, was born to play a Regency Grande Dame). But the happy-ever-after "Bridgerton" sells to its female viewers still consists of marriage and men. This is "Snow White" with added orgasms; social conservatism dressed up in progressive breeches. … [Read more...] about How much of ‘Bridgerton’ is forgivable?
The possibility of walking down the aisle for a second time is one Stefani, 51, had been frequently asked about in interviews and by fans during the power couple's dating years. The former No Doubt singer filed for divorce from Bush frontman Gavin Rossdale in 2015 after 20 years together. Similarly, Shelton endured a public divorce from country star Miranda Lambert after four years of marriage. He was also previously married to and divorced from Kaynette Williams. … [Read more...] about Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani’s romance: Everything they’ve said about their love following marriage proposal