• How Much Should You Really Spend On A Wedding Gift?

    7 monthes ago - By Health & Lifestyle

    Years ago, the day after we got married, my husband and I sat around with a few of our wedding guests and opened presents. There were envelopes of cash, of course, but we received a bunch of gifts hand-picked from our registry too.
    Then I moved to unwrap a pretty parcel from my old high-school friend, Michelle.
    “They're just towels,” she said, looking completely mortified. “That's all I could afford.”
    I'll admit, I felt terrible too - for my friend who was so obviously embarrassed. (And I learned a valuable etiquette lesson that day: Never open wedding gifts in front of guests.) Because...
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