The height of many romantic relationships is the day that the couple gets engaged. On the other hand, the wedding planning that follows is usually the opposite of romantic in its demands and stress. This article contains tips for couples that can make the planning of their wedding as satisfying as the wedding itself.
One of the major things that impacts your wedding day and married life will be religion. Talk not only with the person you are planning to marry, but with their family as well to understand their religion.
Alcohol can be a big expense at a wedding, so consider limiting the types of drinks and opt for cost efficient choices. Open bar is the most expensive option, and the longer the bar is open, the more expensive it becomes. If holding the wedding at an outside venue, they may have alcohol serving options available that can control costs.
You can make great use of big box stores, like Costco, when planning your own food service for your wedding day. This is no secret but buying your foods from the big club stores will save quite a bit of money over retail grocery chains and that is considering the membership charge. Try asking friends to split food costs.
You can plan a personalized wedding by choosing elements that reflect who you are. Select a theme that corresponds to you as a couple, and evokes things you have done together.
Couples that keep the above tips in mind might be able to reverse the common scenario and have the wedding planning process bring them together, rather than stress them out. A couple that can make a wedding happen without arguing are probably on the road to a happy marriage. Hopefully these tips can help plan your wedding and prepare you for a lifetime of working together happily.