It’s your big day… you’re going to marry the woman of your dreams. And no matter what kind of calming pre-wedding rituals you’ve decided to try (and let’s face it, you’ve probably tried it all), you just can seem to calm those butterflies in your chest, much less remember if you’ve forgotten anything regarding the ceremony.
So chances are you’re probably not even thinking much about taking care of yourself.
What’s a bride to do? Here’s a look at 6 things brides to be tends to forget to do on their wedding day.
How can something as basic as remembering to breath be an issue? Well, with all of those nerves and excitement, you may find that taking a breather for yourself…even for a moment is something you may forget to do. You definitely don’t want to be known as the frantic bride. So step back, relax, and take in a deep breath throughout your day.
Take Time for a Snack Break
Food is your friend…no really. Do you want to be fainting from hunger during your wedding vows? Probably not. So be sure you have a few snacks throughout the day if sitting down for a meal isn’t an option. It’s even a good idea to assign someone to “snack patrol” so that you’ll remember to eat and feel great for those “I do’s.”
Spend Some Time With Your Friends
They can be a calming source for you as well as your go to support system if you feel like you’re about to have a nervous breakdown. Plus it’s always good to acknowledge their love and support of your big day.
Take Time For Yourself
You’re likely going to be surrounding by everyone involved with or in the wedding as you go through last minute preparations. A moment alone to collect and calm yourself is a must during all of the mayhem. And while you’re taking that moment…remember that breathing tip.
Remember What the Day is About
Between the family, friends, dancing, and celebrating…don’t forget that this day is for you and your wife. It’s a day where you are celebrating your togetherness and love for each other. Nothing and no one else really matters in the grand scheme of things but the two of you.
Appreciate the Moment
When it’s all said and done, you are getting married to the woman you love. Don’t forget to appreciate and savor every moment. From her walk down the aisle to your first dance…take the time to cherish and remember the moments with your new wife.