The world doesn’t stop spinning just because you said “Yes!” You’re going to have to plan your wedding and live your life at the same time. That’s right, folks, you still have to work. Pay taxes. Visit your nieces and nephews. Find time to grocery shop and clean the bathroom.
Planning a wedding is like having a second job and we can’t argue with that. But you need to find a way to do that job with superhuman efficiency because there will be a lot of distractions. So before you get caught wedding planning at work or miss your BFFs birthday because you were at a cake tasting, allow us to help. Click through the slideshow for a look at the most common distractions that can ruin your wedding–and how to avoid them, of course.
What else shouldn’t you be doing? Check out our roundup of 12 mistakes every bride makes.