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Why I’m Keeping My Maiden Name

September 14, 2012

in life changes, love, marriage, wedding

Our mothers and grandmothers likely never heard the question, “Are you taking his last name?” It was not just assumed, but expected, that when she married, a woman would take her husband’s last name. It quite shocked me how often people have asked me this question since I got engaged. It’s almost as common as […]