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Maggie Coughlan
January 06, 2014 06:00 AM

The first weekend of the New Year began with a bang – weddings, new couples, adorable babies and more.

Here’s what you missed:

5. Alexa Vega Experiences Her Very Own Big Time Rush

On Saturday, the Machete Kills actress tied the knot with Big Time Rush singer Carlos Pena, Jr. at the Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. The bride-to-be took to Twitter to share her excitement in the form of hashtags: “Wow … I’m getting excited nervous!!!! Ahhhh!!! #CountDownToAisle,” she wrote. More about their destination wedding.

4. No Hangover Here: Justin Bartha Says "I Do"

Aloha newlyweds! The New Normal actor married Lia Smith in her native Hawaii on Saturday. Among the guests who attended the festivities in Oahu: Reese Witherspoon and her husband, agent Jim Toth, Jesse Eisenberg and Hangover costar Ken Jeong. See a photo from the big day.

3. Harry Styles & Kendall Jenner Ski Right Into Our Hearts

The Keeping Up with the Kardashians star (and model) hit the slopes with One Direction heartthrob Styles on Friday in Mammoth, Calif. While the “Best Song Ever” singer tried “to stay low-key,” says a source, the pair took time to pose for photos with fans at a snowboard shop. Think Jenner is wishing for a black diamond?

2. Jessica Simpson’s Little Man Is Snug as a Bug in a Rug

Like mother, like son. At just six months, Simpson’s son Ace Knute is ready for his close up. The proud parent shared a photo of her son lounging in a swing on Saturday, captioned, “My snuggle bug.” Hangin’ with Ace.

1. It’s a Date for Katie Holmes & Suri Cruise

Welcome to Miami! Holmes and Cruise shared some quality mother-daughter time on Saturday when the duo stepped out to see The Secret Life of Walter Mitty in Coconut Grove. Snacking on Milk Duds, theater staff says they seemed like “a normal mother and daughter.” Pass the popcorn, Suri!

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