The Wedding Bowl: How an Old Family Tradition Is Helping My Marriage


Two days before our wedding (almost two years ago!), Joseph and I opened one of our first wedding gifts. It was a bowl from Joseph’s Aunt Kathleen and Uncle Joel.

The bowl was made of sturdy glass with orange, red and yellow flecks throughout. But it wasn’t until we opened up the letter that came with the gift that we realized that this was more than just a bowl to fill with salad or put away in a cupboard.

Click over to Aleteia to read about how the wedding bowl tradition came to be!