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Crazy, Anal Retentive ROR Bride needs help!

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I am petrified. I need everyoneâ€s help. And yes I know I am anal retentive.

 

My fear stems from the fact that on my last trip my fiancée and I forgot to check the expiry on his passport and when we got to the airport to depart his had expired. We couldnâ€t depart on our dream trip and now I am petrified that I am forgetting something important.

 

I have made lists, lists and more lists of things to take. I feel like I am forgetting something huge. Please help me with my packing list.

 

-passports

-copies of notarized documents

-original birth certificates

-copies of flower contracts

-copies of reservations for Mammee Bay and Seagrape

-Vows

-Airplane tickets

-Hotel confirmation for Riu

-Hotel confirmation for our hotel night prior to departure

-Reading for ceremony

-Health insurance

-Tips with envelopes

-Copy of guest arrivals and departure times

-camera

-batteries

-memory card

-sunglasses

-guest book

-glade plug in

-drink cups

-ipod

-docking station

-head phones

-water shoes (Dunnâ€s river)

-lint brush

-wedding dress

-grooms suit

-sandals for brides

-sandals for groom

-hair curlers

-bobbi pins

-comb

-hair spray

-hair elastics

-flower for hair

-cake topper

-card for groom

-wedding bands

-engagement rings

-place cards

-gifts for family

-gift MOH

-gift best man

-thank-you cards

-music/CDs

-play lists

-garter

-earrings

-bracelet

-anklet

-list of photography requests

-wedding favours

-belt

 

-bathing suit

-shorts

-tshirts

-capris

-dress

-sandals

-lingerie

-wrap

-button down shirt – makeup before wedding

-underwear

-socks

-bras

-sleepwear

-dresses

-tank tops

-running shoes

-belts

-hat

-workout clothing

 

-sunscreen

-hairdryer

-makeup

-tylenol/advil

-mints

-hairspray

-nail polish

-perfume/cologne

-sewing kit

-spot remover

-tampons

-visine

-after sun lotion

-hair straightener

-travel mirror

-tweezers

-qtips

-shaving supplies

-toothpaste

-toothbrush

-deodorant

-sleeping pills

-gravol

-anti diarrhea meds

-allergy medication

-shampoo/conditioner

-leave in conditioner

 

If you can think of anything specific for a Canadian departure or a Riu wedding please post. Thanks!

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pack something that converts a 3 prong plug for a 2 prong outlet if you have any 3 prong things to plug in. many of our outlets were 2 prong. I was told all the outlets were like that in mexico, but one in our room had 3 prongs.

 

is sunscreen on your list?

 

i enjoyed having a cd of music for the room.

 

also, call your banks/ credit card companies before you go to tell them you will be out of the country. they might think it's suspicious activity & block your cards.

 

 

oops, i just realized you are going to jamaica. maybe someone else knows if the outlets need converters there.

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American dollarshuh.gif maybe those magnets ellipse22 was talking about to keep the ac on when you open the balcony door?

 

i think you pretty much got it all......all the important wedding stuff anyway...don't worry so much, everything else can be found down there wink.gif

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Just a few small things you might want to bring

 

makeup remover

Books/magazines to read on the plane or the beach

Purse/Small bag to bring with you on excusrions

Bottle for water (Some resorts give bottles, others just give cups, personally, I like to keep good water in my room to brush my teeth with)

 

Good luck! Have fun! Enjoy every minute of it!

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