(Closed) unsolicited advice!

posted 5 years ago in Traditions
Post # 3
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1439 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

My MIL swears by NFP, which I think is really useful if only to know what’s going on with your body, but I am not at a place where I can trust it to be my only BC. When she started telling me about it my then FI was like “uh…she had an IUD….” 🙂 I know she means well and it is a good method in some ways.

I agree, you should wear whatever you darn well please (including white) and a Scooby Doo wedding sounds awesome!

Post # 4
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85 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: May 2013

Some things are worht listening too jsut to keep the peace — like family traditions. The color of your dress? Not something she gets to decide.

Post # 5
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4693 posts
Honey bee

I doubt she’d even notice the difference between white and ivory, but it’s still not her call. 

I would give an ivory dress (if you haven’t already bought yours) a shot though. It does look better on some skin tones! 

Post # 6
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506 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

Haha. My MIL wants us to have a priest, to have a champagne instead of black dress, to do some sand pouring unity thing, and to not get married outdoors. None of said advice will be taken. 

Post # 7
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857 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

Not that she’s right for giving you unsolicited advice, but most people look better in ivory instead of blinding white anyway.

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