Wedding Planning: A Baby Bump and a Big "I Do"

A bride plans her wedding — and her pregnancy — at the same time

Life never follows the timeline that you set. Read on...

A Hudson Valley bride asks: “My future husband and I would like to begin planning our wedding, but there’s one hitch: We’ve been trying for a while to get pregnant. I’m worried Mother Nature may play a joke on us, so that it turns out I’m pregnant on our wedding day. What should we do?”

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The Wedding Guru says: Keep trying and keep planning! Regardless of whether you’re pregnant, it will be wonderful. Don’t stop your lives in any way — including planning for a family — while you organize your wedding.

Lots of brides have baby bumps on their wedding days. Where once such a confluence of events would have been frowned upon, today it happens quite often. When your child is older, you can tell him or her how special it was to have them “attend” your wedding.

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About This Blog

Tying the knot shouldn't put knots in your stomach, so whether you're the blushing bride, hubby-to-be, or even a wedding guest, The Wedding Guru Judy Lewis can answer all of your wedding-related questions.

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