(Closed) AHHH the inlaws are driving me crazy about this

posted 8 years ago in Honeymoons
  • poll: Whats my best option?
    Leave it up to his parents, possibly ending up with NO honeymoon : (10 votes)
    59 %
    Forget them and book it, risking double booking with them AND taking away from wedding stuff : (7 votes)
    41 %
  • Post # 3
    8351 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: March 2011

    I would have your Fiance talk to them. Just ask him to ask them, if they have something planned for sure. They don’t have to tell you what it is, but just ask him to let them know that you need to know, so you don’t book something. And also have him let them know that it is okay if they don’t have something planned and that both of you understand if they can’t book something for you. From what you have written though, I am thinking that they do have something planned. They just don’t want to tell you what it is. And maybe her being “sarcastic” is really her just trying to keep a secret.

    Post # 4
    464 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: July 2011

    I don’t know your parents, but if my parents said that to me it would then turn out to be a suprise. What are they like?

    Post # 5
    600 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2006

    I agree with the PP’s that they may be making it a surprise.  If it were me, I would say to them, “I love you both, and I’m praying that you’re doing this to surprise us, but in the off chance that you aren’t, we have a place that we will book this second unless you tell us not to.  I won’t pry if you tell me to not book it and I will really trust it will all work out.  So.  Should I book this honeymoon or not?”

    Post # 6
    51 posts
    Worker bee
    • Wedding: June 2011

    i would be so stressed i would start crying. so maybe try crying. i would! throw the ball in her court – it would be worse of her to not tell you when you wre crying than her trying to surprise you.

    Post # 7
    6571 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: February 2010

    I would ask you fi what to do. If they have a history of not keeping promises, he would be the one to know it.

    Post # 8
    3048 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: January 1991

    Other. I would have your Fiance talk to them. And if they still say whatever, then tell them you’re going to book something the next day. If they don’t have anything set up then they won’t care. If they do, then they’ll be upset and say it’s truly going to be a surprise.

    Post # 9
    1498 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2011

    I agree with other posters. You need to have a serious talk with them, or have your Fiance do it.  Let them know it’s OK if they want the destination to be a surprise, but that you need to know that there is at least something planned, otherwise you will plan something yourself.  They have to be able to understand that.

    Post # 10
    4801 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: September 2011

    What about booking your own honeymoon but getting trip insurance on it so that you can cancel if necessary?

    Post # 12
    528 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    I’m certain his parents would tell you if they couldn’t sort your honeymoon- I would hope so at least! I’d have faith, surely they’d give you the chance to arrange something for yourselves otherwise?! Fingers crossed tight for you!

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