Wedding Sanity Savers

How to Handle the Stickiest Dilemmas, Scrapes, and Questions That Arise on the Road to Your Perfect Day

By Dale Dr Atkins; Annie Gilbar
(Broadway Books, Paperback, 9780767918749, 304pp.)

Publication Date: June 7, 2005

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As a bride, you worry about finding the perfect dress, choosing the location for the reception, and keeping your wedding expenses within a certain budget. But beyond the straight ABCs of planning a wedding lie the more personal, emotional issues that can threaten to unravel your perfect day: jealous friends, bratty bridesmaids, complicated extended families, and pre-wedding jitters. Thankfully, help is here! From wedding and relationship experts Dr. Dale Atkins and Annie Gilbar comes Wedding Sanity Saversthe ultimate troubleshooting guide for the sticky situations that arise on the road to happily ever after.

From the day you get engaged until the day you say “I do,” Wedding Sanity Savers provides fresh, frank advice that you won’t find in other wedding books. With over 300 Q&As from real brides that tackle issues including body image, friends and exes, divorced parents, in-laws, merging religions and cultures, money questions, planning mishaps, sticking up for yourself, and more, Wedding Sanity Savers gives you the strategies you need to make tough decisions, finesse difficult scenarios, stay true to yourself, and keep smiling throughout it all.

About the Author

A renowned psychologist and author, Dr. Dale Atkins is the creator, writer, and editor of the “Sanity Savers” column on, as well as the host of Dr. Dale’s Life Issues, a talk-show series on PBS. Annie Gilbar is the host of the hit series Annie’s Eye on the Home Shopping Network, and was formerly one of the founding editors of InStyle magazine and the Executive Vice President and Editor in Chief of

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