Your wedding day can be one of the most stressful days of your life, but it shouldn’t have to be. Don’t let stress steal precious moments by taking advantage of these five helpful tips!
Prepare Ahead of Time
Don’t put things off until the last minute. Every moment of your wedding day is something you are going to want to remember and look back on as a fond memory. Double checking things a week before would help in reducing the stress and anxiety of your wedding, rather than the night before or morning of.
Take Moments Alone
Mornings on your big day can be stressful and crazy. That’s why we recommend taking some time to yourself whether it’s getting ready alone, taking time to practice your vows, or just taking a step away. The day will flash by in the blink of an eye, so slow down your pace and remind yourself to breathe and focus.
There isn’t shame in asking for help on your wedding day. Having someone close to you (if you don’t have a wedding planner) or a group of people, who know the ins and outs of your wedding to answer questions from vendors, guests, and whatever else that may pop up can help immensely. Put your trust into others and let go of control, micromanaging on your wedding day will only add stress!
Don’t sweat the small stuff and compare your wedding to other ones you’ve been too. Finding the imperfections on what is your perfect day will just end up stressing you out. Some plans don’t pan out, but you should enjoy the moment and focus your energy on the happiness that will come. Make it a joyful moment and event that you can remember positively. Remember to do what you want and avoid traditions if they aren’t needed.
Don’t forget to check-in with your partner! Find time to just enjoy each other and bask in the moment as you two are the reason for the wedding. This day is about you and your significant other, so make sure you two are on the same wavelength.