This is the first signal that it is not the appropriate place for children. Take along activities to distract them non-messy, flying or noisy ones though! My baby refused a bottle and her main feeding time was in the evening, so banning babies meant I could not attend. By Kim Forrest July 25, 1.
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It has nothing to do with cost-effectiveness. Not so posh you want to punch her but a very nice accent. But I ask that you are sensitive to the needs of parents with newborn babies, especially if they are RSVPing in advance of actually having the baby, as sometimes can happen. Photo: Alison Yin Weddings Help guests out. Spread by word of mouth that children are not wanted in the wedding, either by explaining to each individual family or with a polite handwritten note accompanying the wedding invite Mention the number of seats reserved for a particular set of guests. All of my friends with toddlers have been pleased, I have one who is expecting in June so may or may not be able to come - but has no real idea as it is still a bump presently and its her first.
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The reasons why we are not having young children is because we have envisioned our wedding day a certain way and it happens to be child free. It is your day — so you do get to decide. Weddings are family events so everyone my children have relationships with that I would trust to babysit for a rehearsal dinner and then a full 8 hours the next day will in attendance, therefore not available!
This can feel brutal, but it is nicer than seeing the children at your wedding and feeling annoyed. Will have to wait and see how that goes down! Some families will have to work to get their little ones ready to stay over night, or for a full weekend with a sitter.