Time to Quit My Whining

LAURIE: My friends MM and MP are getting married this weekend. They are my role models for organized, efficient wedding planning, and every time I feel like whining about all the sh*t we still have to do, I remind myself that MM and MP did it in three months. Josh and I got engaged a year ago; they got engaged three months ago. Josh and I are getting married ten months from now; they are, as I just said, getting married this weekend. And it’s the whole shebang, and they planned and executed it all themselves: invitations, a registry, professional photographer, gorgeous clothes, bagpipes, officiant, best man and maid of honor, passed hors d’oeuvres, three-course dinner, fancy cake, and dancing.

And no, they are neither rich, pregnant, nor