Weddings are beautiful and we love them all the same, but these vibrant events can be a little nerve-wracking if you are taking care of all the arrangements alone. It is normal to get overwhelmed when faced with so many decisions; the colour pallet to follow for the decor, the wedding lehenga to be picked out, the caterers to serve at the event, the guest list war with parents etc. All these things can leave you flustered and before you know it wedding planning stress can get to you in no time. And trust us, stressed is the last thing you’d want to be during your special day. Our advice? Take a deep breath and go watch a movie, or take a stroll in the park nearby, meditate etc. This will help you calm your nerves
All you need is some space from your thoughts, put in a little perspective and everything will flow smoothly, after all, it’s your special day and there is no wrong way to do it. anyway, if our advice didn’t do you much good to you then here are additional 6 simple fixes for the wedding planning stress you’re going through.
Wedding planning is a big deal and to remember each and everything and every small task can be a handful, no matter how many people are involved. Manage a planner and write down every little detail of the planning you have in mind, organize the flow. Always allow a sufficient buffer time for your assigned tasks to be finished this will limit confusion and will give you a handle on things and how they are progressing.
You have done enough, hand over the reigns to your trusted friend or sister and let them take over a few tasks, like those napkin arrangements for the guest tables, it can well be taken care of by your minions. It’s time you gave yourself a little treat, and let go off of your wedding planning worries at a much deserved Spa Day!
Tune It Out
So your mom and you can’t seem to agree on an invitation card design? Tune out the world with some peppy tracks and lay back as your mind takes a break from all the commotion. A few tracks in, you will have a clear head and will be able to make sound decisions instead of rushing in panic.
A Therapeutic Bath
Slip into your zen mode and beat those sleepless nights with some Lavender aromatherapy candles. Lavender is known to have a calming effect and relieve insomnia and anxiety. Pair the candles with a warm bubble bath, Netflix comedy binge and get transported your happy stress-free place. Remember Monica’s therapeutic bath’s that Chandler couldn’t get enough of? Yep, that’s exactly what you need.
Remember that book you’ve been meaning to read for, well, quite a while now? Set aside the wedding stress and get your hands on that book and escape into a new world. It a good way to keep your mind from stressing on trivial things and a bonus point, you get to live a new life via your new book.
Laugh It Off
Laughter is the best therapy, so spend time with your family and play a round or two of fun games like dumb charades or cards against humanity. Laughter is the best way to get your mind off of all the seating arrangement at the wedding and relieve you off of that wedding planning stress you have been dealing with. Laughter is contagious and a good happy time with your family and friends that ensure that is just what you need.
So take a step back take and let go off of all the stress, everything will fall into place just the way you want it to.