Articles Tagged wedding disappointments

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Not-So-Great Expectations

by admin on April 26, 2012 in Faith, Relationship, Spouse, Vows with No Comments

Expectations are pieces of shrapnel from our past waiting to be launched into our future. What is so artful about Expectation’s attack strategy is that he cozies up to each one of us, making us feel like we own him, like he is working in our best interest. After all, we have to learn from our past in order to grow in our future, right? What’s so wrong with having expectations? How could we possibly not have expectations?

The Sweet Christian Bride
The Sweet Christian Bride

When Guests Leave Early

by admin on November 14, 2011 in Guest List, Logistics, Reception Traditions with No Comments

Hopefully your wedding will be an exception and all your guests will stay to the end. If they don’t, however, do your best to remember that your guests do love you and they did have a good time. Their early departure is not about you or your wedding; it’s about them. And the benefit to having people leave early is that those who remain are the intimate crowd who don’t consider the reasons to leave as valuable as the reasons to stay. They are most likely the ones whom you cherish anyway.

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