Tag: wedding customs

Ball Games At Weddings

What have ball games got to do with weddings, I hear you ask? Well, in some parts of North England, Scotland and France there was a tradition dictating that the bridegroom had to contribute either a football, or money to buy one, to the local youths or community. It sure sounds like a weird way

Bundling, Or Courtship In Bed

These days, thanks to mobile phones, emails and skype, we can easily and often communicate with our sweethearts even when we find ourselves on the opposite sides of the ocean. But it wasn’t always like this. In the past, even when a couple lived only a few miles apart, seeing each other was difficult. Men