Category Archives: Proposals

Top 5 Reasons Why Women Don’t Want to Propose to Men

1.) What if you say no? As you may already know, the thought of proposing is terrifying. After all, we’re all fragile beings when it comes to the art of love, and never is that fact more apparent than when a woman (or man) contemplates standing before her soul mate and asking him to spend […]

Should You Ask for Her Father’s Permission Before Popping the Question?

Thinking about proposing to the partner of your dreams is daunting enough, so asking her father (or both parents) for permission first can make the idea of popping the question seem even more unnerving, especially if you have a prospective father-in-law like Jim Byrnes (!). But if you’re like 77% of the men polled in […]

3 of the Worst Celebrity Proposals and How to Avoid Them

George Clooney's proposal to Amal was a little tougher than expected. . .

Proposing to the partner of your dreams can be a lot of pressure. Of course you want this moment to be just right, but setbacks can happen—even to the stars. Check out these celebrity proposals gone wrong and learn from their mistakes. Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves Some people have such a tight-knit family that […]

3 Surprise Colorado Marriage Proposal and On-the-Spot Wedding Ideas

Surprise marriage proposals and on-the-spot weddings are making for some very short engagements! Not everyone loves a surprise, but for those that do, these real-life Colorado engagement and on-the-spot wedding stories will get your creative wheels turning—maybe one will ring true for you.  It’s not unusual for the marriage proposal itself to be a surprise—but […]

Is It Time to Buy a Ring and Pop the Question?

The perfect proposal

When Is It Time to Buy a Ring and Pop the Question? For any couple, deciding what’s next can be daunting. Whether it’s marriage, kids, or other long-term plans, every couple reaches a crossroad where they ask each other: “What’s next?” No matter how long you’ve been together, marriage is a big step forward for […]

How Celebrities Help Fans Get Engaged

Adele helps fan propose in front of nearly 100,000 concert goers

5 Ways Celebrities Helped Fans Get Engaged When planning a proposal, you’re always looking to do it bigger and better than you can imagine. Even if it’s a simple proposal on the fly or something you’ve planned for a year, a proposal is a memorable moment for all involved. For some Adele While known for […]