Reminiscing Made Easy: 4 Ways to Commemorate Your Wedding

Once your fairy tale day ends, you?ll always have the memories and pictures to help you remember what an amazing day it was. If you wish there was just one more way you could incorporate the memories of your wedding into everyday married life, you?re in luck! There are plenty of ways to repurpose items from your wedding so that you can relive that magical day.

?Take some of the most important parts of your wedding and turn them into a Christmas ornament. Fill a clear, glass ornament with dried petals from your bouquet and the cork from your wedding wine and then write the date of your wedding on the outside of the ornament. Every time you pull it out for Christmas, you?ll remember how amazing your day was, and it may even cause you to go through your wedding pictures again!

Bring back the butterflies of your wedding day after you and your beau have your first real fight. On the day of your wedding, put a bottle of wine, two glasses and a love letter from each of you into a box and nail the box shut together during your reception. When you have your first fight as a married couple, open the box, read the letters and drink the wine. Not only will this bring back memories of your wedding day but it will also strengthen your relationship by showing that you can get past the fights of married couples.

Hire an artist to capture the magic of your wedding and you?ll have a keepsake that you can hang in your home for years to come! Whether it?s the ceremony you want painted, the reception, or a special moment in your wedding, the painting will stand out on the walls of your new home and every time you pass by, you?ll remember what a great time you had.

Since your wedding dress can take months to find ? and be very costly ? display it in your house to get more bang for your buck. There?s no rule that says after your wear your wedding dress you have to hide it from the rest of the world forever. This was the perfect gown when you found it, show it off! Every time you see it you?ll be reminded of the way you felt when you walked down the aisle in it.

There are plenty of ways to remind you every day of the magic of your wedding. The key is to recycle important items like your dress or bouquet. No matter what, your wedding photos will always bring you back to that day, but having a keepsake around the house to remind you will make it even more special!

What are the most special memories from your wedding?