Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Two month countdown

We're now at the point in the process where I'm going to put our "To Do" list ahead of our "Done" list so that I don't have to scroll down as far to access the important stuff... woo hoo!

To Do:
  • Assemble invitations
  • Mail invitations
  • Finalize reception menu
  • Rent/borrow tables for Welcome Cookout
  • Write ceremony
  • Ceremony music
  • DJ guidelines/play/do not play
  • Pick up rings
  • Finalize unofficial weekend activities - kayaking, golf, fishing, bike rental info
  • Decide between gingham and polka dot pocket squares
  • Groomsmen socks
  • Design/write program interior
  • Assemble programs
  • Stock Welcome Bags - product, munchies, maps, etc. - plus actual bags
  • Make tissue pomanders and fabric-covered styrofoam balls
  • Cover tin cans with decorative papers
  • Make Hooray sticks
  • Make escort cards
  • Order campaign buttons
  • Dry clean groom suit
  • Flower girl accessories
  • Girls' hairpieces
  • Girls weekend
  • Find Welcome Cookout dress

---------------new additions---------------
  • Invitation printing
  • Welcome Cookout catering
  • Welcome Cookout assigned tasks
  • Agreed-upon vision with floral/event designer
  • Flower selections
  • Proposed Menu to Venue
  • Dessert decision
  • Hair/Makeup Trial
  • Began dress alterations
  • Ordered Welcome Bag product containers
  • Ordered custom postage
  • Groomsmen belts
  • Bridesmaid gifts
  • Groomsmen gifts
  • Campaign stickers

"Two months" image courtesy of Wordle.


Amanda B. Young said...

So excited for you! And, I love the image!

AmyJean said...

Two months! That's so exciting. and look how much you've gotten done! It'll fly by and i can't wait to hear/read more about it! :)

Sara said...

Wow, you're flying along! Don't worry, soon all the "tasks" will be done and you'll be a married lady!

Sara Gray