Should mom run the show? Up to you! Whatever her role, here are risk-free duties she can do with ease.
Here are 15 helpful responsibilities moms can handle with ease.
Help bride and groom scout out ceremony and wedding reception sites and ask friends/family for vendor recommendations.
Serve as the main contact for wedding pros (especially if the wedding
is taking place in your town and the bride lives elsewhere).
Help bride choose her wedding dress, trousseau, and wedding-night peignoir.
Compile and submit names and addresses of your family and friends to be included on the master guest list.
Talk to the groom's family about whom they want to include on the
guest list and manage the difficult task of limiting the number of
guests, if necessary.
Help research family or ethnic traditions and heirlooms to incorporate into the ceremony or reception.
Determine what the bride wants you to wear on the big day and find a
gorgeous mother of the bride dress. Then, consult with the groom's mom
on what you two will be wearing. You'll both feel more comfortable if
your elegance is in sync. Start looking for the perfect dress.