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#1 Danielle78

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    Posted 23 April 2007 - 12:29 PM

    Hello everyone! I'm so happy to be here! I'm looking forward to getting advice from you all... there is a ton of info on this forum. First off, I am not engaged at the moment, but my live-in boyfriend and I were just discussing our future wedding and I convinced him of a DW rather than a traditional one, (he's very happy about that too because he hates big formal affairs). I know the official engagement will happen within the next couple months so now I'm just trying to do some preliminary research.

    Danielle

    #2 TATrisha

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    Posted 23 April 2007 - 12:43 PM

    Hi Danielle! I'm in the exact same boat as you are! My boyfriend and I aren't engaged, however we have decided to do a destination wedding when the time comes. I really love the idea of being prepared when I get engaged. That way, I won't spend so much time stressing about wedding stuff, but I'll have a plan. I think I will better enjoy my engagement this way!
    Where are you thinking of getting married? Do you have any requirements, such as adults only, all inclusive, beach, large or small resort?

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    #3 Lizzy

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      Posted 23 April 2007 - 01:07 PM

      Welcome to you Danielle. The ladies and Jason and the other guys are a wealth of knowledge, so take advantage of them. You certainly are not alone, being w/out official engagement. I don't think it is ever too early to begin planning out all of the special things you want for your wedding. This forum is where you will find all of the information and guidance you will need. If we don't have an answer for your questions, someone will help you find it.
      Best wishes, and enjoy the forum!
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      #4 LadyP

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        Posted 23 April 2007 - 01:12 PM

        Welcome Danielle it is nice to have you on board with us. I am in the same boat. We have been discussing a DW but are not formally engaged

        #5 RaydensMama

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          Posted 23 April 2007 - 02:51 PM

          Welcome to the boards!! Im so glad that you are finding it informative here! Its a really great site for info and everyone on here is super helpful!!

          #6 LCBride2007

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            Posted 23 April 2007 - 03:50 PM

            welcome to the site - just let us know how we can help you "pre-plan!"

            #7 Jessalyn

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              Posted 23 April 2007 - 03:52 PM

              Welcome Danielle! Let us know if we can help you. Congrats on pre-engagement!
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              #8 BEACHBRIDEMA

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                Posted 23 April 2007 - 04:35 PM

                Welcome, hope you find lots of great info!
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                #9 LEIGH

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                  Posted 23 April 2007 - 04:38 PM

                  Welcome to the site! Let us know if we can help!
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                  #10 TammyB

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                    Posted 23 April 2007 - 04:39 PM

                    Welcome, I was on the forum before I was actually engaged as well. It is great to get a heads up and learn about the many possibilities for a DW. Let us know if we can be of any help.




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