(Closed) Would you ever get married on your birthday?

posted 10 years ago in Logistics
  • poll: Would you ever get married on your birthday?

    Heck Yes! How fun!

    No Way! They are 2 different occassions and need 2 celebrations.

    Meh, Not a big deal to me. My birthday is just a date.

    Only if my future hubby agrees that I get 2 gifts!

  • Post # 3
    4485 posts
    Honey bee

    Why not? I don’t make a big deal out of my birthday at all (and haven;t since I was a teenager) so it would be just another day available.

    Post # 4
    1115 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: April 2010

    No way! I already share my birthday with Christmas.

    Post # 5
    5842 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: May 2011

    This is terrible but I was definitely thinking about this when we were picking a date. Our dating anniversary is right before Valentines day and every year I get stiffed. Now I will get a present once a quarter 😉

    Post # 6
    6659 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: May 2010

    Probably not, but if we had no other choice I’d consider it.

    Post # 7
    194 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: March 2012

    I would have, had it fallen on a Saturday. I told my Fiance that our wedding had to be before I turned 30 so we picked the first Saturday before my birthday. I have four days of being a 29 year old newlywed.

    Post # 8
    1927 posts
    Buzzing bee

    I’m not even that big into my birthday.. but I just wouldn’t want to join the celebrations together.  My birthday is in July and so is my husband’s, my brother’s and my father in law’s.. not to mention the 4th of July which is big in our family and my parents anniversary is in July.  So it just would have been too much going on.

    Post # 9
    1205 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: December 2011

    I totally wanted my wedding on my birthday this year, just for the fun date (I’m a 9/10 girl, so we’d be 9/10/11) but Peanut said NO!

    I was surprised he felt so strongly about it, but I think he was right. I like having my birthday separate even though we don’t make a big deal about it.

    Now we’re getting married 2 days after my MOH’s birthday. I’m toying with surprising her with a mini cake or something at the wedding, but I don’t want to embarrass her!

    Post # 10
    7152 posts
    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: October 2010

    No way!! I love my birthday and would want to celebrate seperately. I actualyl thought about htis when picking our date and didn’t want it in my month (September!)at all…

    Post # 11
    4479 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: March 2010 - Calamigos Ranch

    No, but only because I didn’t want a fall wedding. HIS birthday would have been totally fair game. 🙂

    Post # 12
    6009 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: May 2009

    When picking a wedding date, one reason we decided to get married on May 10th is that it’s 3 days after my birthday and 3 days before my husband’s birthday.  Our birthdays/anniversary week has officially been named “Week of Cake Eating” and it is AWESOME!

    Post # 13
    4479 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: March 2010 - Calamigos Ranch

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    @Mrs. Spring: That’s funny! My grandparents’ birthdays were two days apart; they got married on the day in the middle. 🙂

    Post # 14
    893 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: September 2011

    Nope. I’m an only child and don’t know how to share very well.

    Post # 15
    6995 posts
    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: February 2011

    eh i dont think so. but..

    Anniversary/Wedding Day: Feb 12th

    Valentines day: Feb 14th

    FI’s Bday: Feb 17th

    we will be on our honeymoon! its like a full week of celebration.

    Post # 16
    277 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: November 2011

    My wedding is 2 days before my b-day. My fiance and I wanted a Dec. wedding but since I’m Orthodox that is a no no, other road blocks ensued and we wound up with available dates of Nov. 19 (2 days prior to my bday) and Oct. 29 (6 days after fiance’s bday) Either way we were going to be close. It bothered me at first a little, but my bday isn’t really a big deal and it is 2 days apart so it shouldn’t be that bad.

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