(Closed) I'm a bit sad that my wedding day is over…

posted 7 years ago in Emotional
  • poll: Do you feel a bit sad too that your wedding day is over?

    Yes, I'm a bit sad, I miss the weddingy things

    Meh, I haven't thought about it

    Thank goodness that's over!

  • Post # 3
    2874 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: March 2013

    i dont miss the attention (i didnt much like that part) but i enjoyed organising the details! its only been a few weeks

    im hoping someone close to me gets engaged who wants someone to bounce ideas off! 

    Post # 4
    1302 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: September 2011

    I was (and still am) glad to have my life back.  Wedding planning was too stressful and consuming for me.  I worried about a lot of details even though I found many of them to be extraneous and silly.  I’m glad that I can now devote my time and my brain to more substantive topics.

    Post # 5
    296 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: September 2013

    Start planning a renewing your vows party ๐Ÿ™‚ 

    Post # 6
    217 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    I’m not married yet (4 months to go!!), but I am a bit worried about this. I am a grad student and spend most of my time writing academic papers. I find wedding planning to be an amazing creative outlet, and wonder where I will direct that energy after the day. You’d think the school work would be enough, but I get bored really easily, haha.

    I am trying to prepare myself to be happy, if a bit nostalgic for the anticipation of the wedding, and hope that I will get used to “normal life” again in time. I’ll probably need to find a new creative hobby too ๐Ÿ˜‰

    Post # 7
    105 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    I feel your pain. I haven’t even had my wedding yet and already know I will be that way! lol I planned a wedding for 150 people in 2 months. People say that can’t be done but I live for love, weddings, details and planning! Start thinking about an anniversary celebration or vow renewal in a couple years… maybe that will help!

    Post # 8
    751 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    My renewal has been over with since Oct and I still miss planning wedding stuff! It was stressful but looking back it was so much fun! 

    Post # 9
    963 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    I was worried about that before the wedding, seeing as its soooo much for just one day, but I felt fine.  I used to think that I should be planning to open a restuarant or something, something where my carefully planned decor wouldn’t come down a few hours after I put it up, etc. etc.  Everything went really well on our wedding day, so I thought it was all worth it.  I did learn that I’m more creative and crafty then I’d ever thought, so now I’d like to find a new creative outlet ๐Ÿ™‚  I’m thinking knitting, but I’ve yet to take the steps to learn.

    Post # 10
    11736 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: November 1999

    I didn’t think I would be but I am a bit. 

    Post # 11
    4998 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: September 2013

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    @MissAusten:  I’m the same way!! I’m finishing my PhD in a few months and will be in a postdoc position when we get married. I feel like everything will go back to “normal” and be boring haha! I’m gonna have to either sign up for another marathon or convince my Fiance we’re ready to start TTC!! Tongue Out

    Post # 12
    7643 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: July 2012

    I don’t miss the planning, but it was SO much fun and the BEST day of my life. I let it go by was too quickly.

    Post # 13
    2552 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2013

    @Wellington Bride:  Oh I cant wait for our wedding day to get here (and then pass.) I mean, I’m so excited…but our ~17 month engagement is wearing on me. After the wedding, I plan to slowly start upgrading things in our apartment that werent gifted to us from the registry. We also want to move to a place that is more suited for us. I want to learn to cook better, work on my Spanish, start working out much more and do that half marathon I’ve always wanted to do.

    I’m also beyond excited to get our wedding photos back in June. I cant wait to put together our album, make prints and see how they all turned out.

    Post # 14
    8469 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: July 2012

    Yes, I definitely did!  I can’t believe it’s almost a year for me!  I really do miss all of the craziness of it.

    Post # 15
    1845 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: June 2013

    Honestly, I’m going to feel the same way when our wedding is over, and I was never one of those people who cared about getting married. 

    I have really enJoyed all the planning, and shopping and organizing little details. And spending lots of time with my closest girls. I know it’s only one day, but I’m really looking forward to it..I plan on making sone really good memories! 

    We are going on our honeymoon immediately after our wedding, so I have that to look forward to too, but then after that it’ll be a big crash for me. Have to get back to reality,which I’m sure wOnt be fun.

    The only good thing is that we we finally be able to get back to our regular hobbies which we’ve been too busy for in the last couple of months. (I make/restore furniture so I have a few projects lined up for me after tHe wedding.

    Post # 16
    405 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: June 2014

    If you really like planning out little details you could always start looking into buying a house. It’s a huge investment that requires a lot of research (especially if you want children in the near future) and planning.

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