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I’ve been invited to an adult-only wedding but I’m still breastfeeding my baby
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Dear Miriam, I’ve been invited to an adult-only wedding but I’m still breastfeeding my baby. What should I say when I RSVP?
27 April 2022 Ask Miriam
My sister does not want to invite our father to her wedding
Dear Miriam, my sister does not want to invite our father to her wedding.
29 December 2021 Ask Miriam
Dear Miriam: ‘I wasn’t asked to be a bridesmaid’
Dear Miriam, my sister-in-law to be hasn’t asked me to be bridesmaid and I’m upset.
Dear Miriam: I don’t want to take my fiancée’s name
Dear Miriam, I’m getting married next month and I don’t want to take my fiancée’s name.
15 September 2021 Ask Miriam
Dear Miriam: his mother wants us to get married in the Church
Dear Miriam, my fiancée’s mother is kicking up about us not getting married in the Church, but I want a humanist ceremony.
1 September 2021 Ask Miriam
Katherine's Country: a long-awaited day finally arrives
Katherine O’Leary writes that her son Philip and Aileen Sheehan’s wedding is finally here. An interview on the radio with Brendán Ó Dúfaigh, father of Ógie – who died tragically on the way home from a football match – catches her attention.
25 August 2021 Katherine O'Leary
Readers write: COVID-19 wedding conundrums
Some readers have written to me in reaction to a recent column about wedding guests in COVID-19 times
11 August 2021 Ask Miriam
My Country Living: ‘I learned to sew by replacing the elastic in her knickers’
Siobhán Daly was taught to sew by her grandmother at a young age. Now, having worked in the science industry for years, she has her own accessory and millinery business
11 August 2021 Features
Dear Miriam: I didn’t get invited to my friend’s wedding
Dear Miriam, I’m annoyed I didn’t get invited to my friend’s wedding and that she told me through text
28 July 2021 Ask Miriam
Love in lockdown
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought a lot of disappointment, but one thing that has prevailed is love. Three couples tell us how they stripped back the frill and fuss to two words; ‘I do’
10 February 2021 Features
Living Life: thank God I'm a country boy
Irene Bermingham speaks to hugely popular wedding entertainer and balladeer Simon Casey about his country roots and how family time inspired his most recent album
22 December 2020 Features
Do I still have to give a gift to my cousin if I’m not going to her wedding?
Dear Miriam, do I still have to give a gift to my cousin if I’m not going to her wedding?
30 September 2020 Ask Miriam