(Closed) February can't go fast enough! Any other April brides feel this way?

posted 6 years ago in April 2013
Post # 3
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: November 1999

I know the feeling. I don’t even care if it is march I just want all my damn rsvps back. Pretty much everything left to do is depending on my final guest count and the fact that I sent out invitations a MONTH ago and have gotten back like a whopping 5 rsvp makes me want to scream. Anyway at least Feb is the shortest month of the year….so less than 3 weeks til it’s over

Post # 4
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

um…I say- enjoy the lull! ๐Ÿ™‚ I have a spreadsheet that I just moved over to our wall and phone calendars and noticed we can do some of the little stuff (more flexible items) now to make March and April less hectic. I am enjoying that we dont have to work quite so hard yet, but again, the spreadsheets and wedding binder I made have everything lined up so I think it might not be too tough, we’ll see ๐Ÿ™‚  

Post # 5
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Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

@NAvery:  Feb does seem to be dragging, but I’m 6 weeks out and am glad it’s dragging! 

Post # 6
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

I’m enjoying the drag especially since I’m having Bridesmaid or Best Man issues. 2 have dropped out and 1 still hasn’t gotten her dress and is ignoring my calls. So it looks like I may just be having 3 girls… (sigh) I wish we could have done a Destination Wedding. I’m tired of all this family drama and all the expenses going into this wedding.

Post # 7
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

Well my birthday is this month so this is my fave month, lol. Plus every time I think for too long hclone at to the end I am I start to slightly hyperventilate, lol.

Post # 8
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

*for too long how close we are to the end 

Post # 9
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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

I’m actually not even sending my invites out until the last week of Feb ! I’m starting to stress a little bit – but not over the top yet !

How is everyone else coming along ?!?!

Post # 10
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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

YES. I sent out RSVPs 3 weeks ago and was overjoyed when I started getting them back. But suddenly the flood has stopped. I got about 1/3 of the invites back, and I’m sure a lot of people assume I know they’re coming (comments on facebook etc) but I don’t want to add them to the count until I know for sure. And we have to tell the venue how many people to expect when the money is due on March 5th. Agh. So yeah, I’m looking forward to getting more responses. And also I am getting so excited about all the little details, like the music and the bridesmaids dresses my future sister in law is making. I can’t get the countdown out of my head! 68 days left…

Post # 11
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Newbee
  • Wedding: April 2013

 

@ccfwwedding:  what made you decide to wait so long to send invites out? My day is 4/13 and we sent ours out 2nd week of Jan to make sure out of town people had enough time. I’m hopping to have rsvp’s back sooner than later I’m stressing the final count. 

Post # 12
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

I’m starting to feel the same way. My shower is Feb 23rd so that’s one thing to look forward to this month but my bachelorette party is also in March! Our invites will go out this week and I will be so impatient to get those response cards back!

Post # 13
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

Yes and no. Like you, I’m ready to get the final head count and finalize everything, but as it gets closer I think of more little details I want to buy and it makes me nervous.

Post # 14
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

I am so ready for February to be over! I have my shower at the end of February, so that’s getting super close.. once the shower is over then March will be here! We have some important meetings with vendors in March, so I’m anxious for those.. and my bachelorette party is in March ๐Ÿ™‚ Time truely is flying by! We sent out our invitations last week, and have gotten back 30 of the 100 RSVPs already, that makes it feel so real!

Post # 15
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Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: April 2013

I’m ready for February to be over because of the weather!!! But I still have so much stuff to do so I’m kinda glad it is dragging on!!! I havnt even sent my invites out yet lol

Post # 16
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

I agree! I am getting Married April, 13. Jan seemed to FLY by but Feb isn’t doing that for me. I received one of the Count Down clocks from a friend (from exclusively weddings.com) and it seems like it has made the days drag by. I use to calculate how many days until about once a week and it was always exciting because i was 5-7 days closer than i was last time i looked but now i see the minutes and seconds counting down slowly on my mantle. Im more excited to have the wedding OVER with and go on out honeymoon than i am anything else!

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