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Complete Mother of the Groom : How to Be a Graceful, Helpful, and Happy During This Special Time

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For the mother of the groom who wants to do more than "just wear beige"!

You want to be helpful, but not pushy. You want your son's ceremony to reflect the love your family shares and not just his bride-to-be's taste. You want to take part in their big day without forcing yourself into the spotlight. The good news is, youcan. In The Complete Mother of the Groom, you'll learn how to:

  • Help out with the rehearsal dinner
  • Broach the subject of your role in the ceremony
  • Relate to your son's future in-laws
  • Give assistance to the bride without stepping on toes
  • Plan a shower that honors your son and future daughter-in-law

Mother of the groom expert Sydell Rabin connects you with other mothers who went through the same thing, covering every question and concern.The Complete Mother of the Groom--because you want to do more than "just wear beige"!

The tender responses. The big decisions. The conflicts. The surprises. This sensitive yet humorous book captures and illuminates an emotional time so that readers can recognize and validate the range of emotions they are feeling. As the mother of the groom (MOG), it?s easy to be pushed aside, overlooked, and underestimated when it comes to wedding planning. But MOGs everywhere know it?s not just about the mother of the bride. So how do they get involved without being seen as pushy or unhelpful? Experienced mother of the groom Sydell Rabin guides readers through every sticky situation, including how to help out with the rehearsal dinner, be a welcome and helpful shower guest, and give assistance to the bride without stepping on toes. This guide gives moms whose sons are soon to be walking down the aisle a chance to connect with other mothers who went through the same thing. It addresses her every question, concern, and ?Why me?? moment. Some mothers want to do more than just wear beige and keep their mouths shut. This book lets them.
Number of Pages: 212.0
Genre: Reference
Sub-Genre: Weddings
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Adams Media Corp
Author: Sydell Ragin
Language: English
Street Date: January 17, 2009
TCIN: 11778334
UPC: 9781598695465
Item Number (DPCI): 248-21-6293

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