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Rachel Kashdan

Rachel Kashdan studied journalism at Boston University and has previously written for ElleDecor.com, Veranda.com, and Metro.

Home & Property

Spaces: In Full View

A couple’s revamped master suite makes the most of the outdoors.

Weddings

This Swampscott Micro Wedding Was So Chic You Wouldn’t Know It Was the Couple’s Plan B

After COVID-19 postponed their celebration, the bride and groom were married by their planner at his parents’ home.

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Weddings

This Couple’s Micro Wedding at Del Frisco’s in the Seaport Had Maximum Style

The ultra-romantic restaurant celebration featured just 20 guests.

City Life

Seven Gift Ideas for a Socially Distanced Father’s Day

Loungewear, booze, and plenty of eats.

Weddings

28 Black Wedding Vendors to Hire for Your Big Day

When it’s time to start planning, keep these talents in mind.

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City Life

How to Talk to Your Kids about Boston’s Police Brutality Protests

A child psychiatrist and a social-justice educator weigh in.

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Weddings

Nine Socially Distanced Bachelor and Bachelorette Party Ideas

From dropping off gifts and décor to live streaming an erotic dance class.

Weddings

A New Wedding Planning Firm Brings a Big Dose of Style and Ease to Small-Scale Affairs

Known as the Mainstay Collective, a group of top local vendors is joining forces to offer dreamy elopements and intimate celebrations.

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Weddings

Six Places to Get a Wedding Dress Right Now

Even though COVID-19 has temporarily closed your favorite local boutiques, it’s actually pretty easy to get a gown.

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Weddings

After Coronavirus Postponed Their Wedding, This Couple Eloped on the Beach Where They Got Engaged

We dare you not to smile while reading about the Quincy couple’s beyond-adorable celebration.

Home & Property

Spaces: A Place in the Sun

This family’s stunning Nantucket pool area is the ultimate spot to soak up some early-summer rays.

Home & Property

Going Coastal

Jill Neubauer Architects designs a glassy abode that puts all eyes on the surrounding landscape.

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Weddings

Here’s Everything You Need to Know about Getting Married at Boston City Hall Right Now

Thinking of changing your plans amid the COVID-19 outbreak? Read this first.

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Arts & Entertainment

My Life in the Age of COVID: New Kids on the Block’s Jordan Knight

He’s getting through the same way you are: with board games, Netflix, and a bit of ice cream.

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Weddings

Amid the COVID-19 Outbreak, Local Wedding Vendors Band Together

A new coalition seeks economic assistance and answers about the future of celebrations.