Cadence Willse, Simon Freyaldenhoven

Cadence Elizabeth Willse and Simon Freyaldenhoven were married July 1, in a self-uniting ceremony in their apartment in Philadelphia. On July 6, Jerome F. Marston Jr., a friend of the couple, led another ceremony at the Pousada Castelo Palmela, a hotel in Palmela, Portugal. In September, Dr. Willse, 32, is to begin as a postdoctoral…

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Mayce Makani, Andrew Hevia

Mayce Mouyad Makani and Andrew Carrol Hevia were married July 5 in San Diego. The Rev. Simon Esshaki performed the ceremony at St. Peter Chaldean Catholic Cathedral. Mrs. Hevia, 33, is a Spanish teacher at Immaculate Heart High School in Los Angeles. She graduated from the University of California, San Diego, and received a master’s…

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Rebecca Gale, Jonathan Noah

Rebecca Marie Gale and Jonathan Adam Noah were married July 5 at the Lodge at Stirling Ridge in Warren, N.J. The bride’s father, Russell H. Gale, officiated, having become a Universal Life minister for this event, with Scott I. Noah, the groom’s father, also leading the ceremony. Mrs. Gale Noah, 29, is a wholesale manager…

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Sarah Yager, James Hamblin

Sarah Freeman Yager and Dr. James Richard Hamblin were married July 6 at the bride’s parents’ ranch outside Pryor, Mont. Jody Avirgan, a friend of the couple who became a Universal Life minister for the event, officiated. The bride, 29, is a managing editor of The Atlantic in Washington; the groom, 36, is a staff…

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Stephanie Bloom, Spencer Lucker

Stephanie Morgan Bloom and Spencer Frederick Lucker were married July 6 at the Garden Theater, an events space in Detroit. Rabbi Paul M. Yedwab officiated, with Rabbi Eugene H. Levy participating. Mrs. Lucker, 31, is the director of client engagement at Bloom Asset Management in Farmington Hills, Mich., of which her father is an owner.…

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Now Some Families Are Hiring Coaches to Help Them Raise Phone-Free Children

Parents around the country, alarmed by the steady patter of studies around screen time, are trying to turn back time to the era before smartphones. But it’s not easy to remember what exactly things were like before smartphones. So they’re hiring professionals. A new screen-free parenting coach economy has sprung up to serve the demand.…

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We Love Peach Cobbler!

This weekend, make peach cobbler (above), Alison Roman’s spiced lamb skewers or any of the top dishes of the week. Click the collection below for more recipes.

They Both Played Their Cards Right

Emily Spears Robinson and Michael Brett Berkowitz were married July 6 at the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx. Rabbi Andrea Frank officiated. The bride, who is 26 and works in Manhattan, is a data scientist at DataCamp, an online education company. She graduated from Rice University and received a master’s degree in management…

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His ‘Be-My-Girlfriend’ Campaign Worked

Kyra Irene Davis and David Michael Woodward were married July 4 in Hendersonville, N.C. The Rev. Michael R. Sullivan, an Episcopal priest, officiated at Willow Falls, an events space. Mrs. Woodward, 33, is the director for academic and government relations at Launchpad Central, a software developer in San Francisco. She graduated from the University of…

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Running With My Mom: First Steps Toward the New York City Marathon

Welcome to the Running newsletter! Every Saturday morning, we email runners with news, advice and some motivation to help you get up and running. Sign up here to get it in your inbox. “How’s this going to work?” my mom asked me at the start line of the Firecracker 5K in Haddon Heights, N.J., on…

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