We’re throwing it back to one of our favorite Modern Interfaith Celebrity Weddings! 5 Jewish Wedding Customs Chelsea Clinton did at her Wedding that you can modify and use too! When Chelsea Clinton married her long-time boyfriend Marc Mezvinsky last July she incorporated several trends you can modify to your own wedding tastes. 1.  Have two clergy!  That’s right, even if you’re not having an Interfaith Wedding you can have a rabbi and a cantor. …

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It’s Tu B’Shevat!  The New Year for Trees! To celebrate we’re posting some tips you need to make sure your Modern Jewish Wedding is good for you and our environment. We are blessed to live on a planet that provides us with clean water to drink, fresh air to breathe, and nourishing soil to live on and grow food. This article printed in 2007 from the Sierra Club is full of the best ideas on…

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My favorite part of publishing Modern Jewish Wedding is the chance I get to present and train other event professionals about Jewish life cycle events and how they can better serve you (the Jewish and Jew-ish client).  This week I’m in Las Vegas at the annual Catersource/Event-Solutions conference.  Here is your behind the scenes look at some of what the trends are going to be for your events in the next few years.    

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Modern Jewish Wedding, the printed magazine, is here. You’ve heard us talk about it practically all year long.  Well, today is the day it hits the press.  Everything you love about the Modern Jewish Wedding blog will be bigger, bolder and brighter when you see it all in print. Here is a sneak peek of what is coming your way. In addition to 6 Brand New Real Weddings this year’s issue is jam-packed with feature…


Meet Them All & Vote For One!   Meet Couple #1:  Rachel & David Meet Couple #2:  Maggie & Matt Meet Couple #3: Abby & Ean Click the links, read the stories and vote for your favorite couple between now and June 6.  Voting will be counted and tabulated from the following:  comments on the post, shares and likes on Facebook, Tweets, Grams and Pins using the #mazeltov.   The winning couple will receive their…

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