A wine box ceremony with a Where's Waldo surprise #Ceremony Advice#anniversary-unity-box#ceremony#wine ceremony November 29 | Guest post by Amanda (aka Dazed Daizy) Wine box ceremony + Where's Waldo = awesome wedding ceremony! The day I met my future husband he was wearing a striped shirt very similar to Waldo's. I made the connection and since then it's always been an inside joke that he's Waldo (especially because I'm great at losing him when we go anywhere together… I swear we get distracted so easily…). Anyhoo! For our ceremony we are going to do a wine box ceremony, but instead of writing love letters we are putting in a personal token of our love… with a Waldo theme! I decided to include a Where's Waldo keychain. Additionally, I bought Waldo postcards, and I will write a note on one and include in the box. (I plan on giving the rest to him over a span of ten years on our anniversary.) We decided to explain why we chose our token and here is what I wrote for the first draft: WHERE'S WALDO — MY PART OF THE WINE BOX CEREMONY I chose Where's Waldo because, like you, he's one of a kind. And in the past, at first glance, I'd thought I'd found who I was looking for, but somewhere I realized they were missing something. It may have been your funny looking glasses or your playful smile, but whatever it was, it's here now. The day I met you, you walked into the room wearing a striped shirt not far off from Waldo's, a beanie hat, and those rectangle rims. Thus the joke was born. It was on this day and in just a few short moments that I knew there was something about you that I needed to be a part of. No matter how cliché it sounds, it's true. Something made me drawn to you, made me feel as though you were who would end my search. No matter how tight the crowd gets No matter how overwhelming the scene is, I'll always be looking to you for someone familiar, comforting, and loving. And I'm excited to get lost with you in our next adventure. I love you. Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Guest post written by Amanda (aka Dazed Daizy) I'm a tattooed, Secondary Education student, studying to be a Theatre, Speech, and English educator in Kansas. I'm a photographer, bartender, thespian (theatre geek), and unorganized poet. I'm far from a conventional educator or bride and I look forward to putting my own tweaks and twists on my wedding. http://offbeatbride.ning.com/profile/dazeddaizy PREVIOUS Vanessa & Jason's Chinese martial arts New Mexican wedding NEXT Introducing Twisted Limb Paperworks' delicious wedding invitations made from BEER! Show/Hide comments [ 6 ] WOW such a sweet sentiment and your wording is wonderful! I'm doing a wine box ceremony for my wedding as well and never thought to add momentos to give out each year on anniversaries. Very awesome indeed! So glad you found your waldo 😀 1 agrees Reply I love that you personalized the wine box ceremony! Reply Not going to lie, your short and so very sweet note made me tear up. What a sweet idea, congratulations to you both. <3 1 agrees Reply I love that you took something so simple and fun and made it something personal and unique. Plus, I too have a Waldo. Reply Awww that's sweet. We are going to the wine box, thanks for another inspiration surrounding it. Reply Such a sweet idea! I love reading crazy headlines like this one and then seeing that it's actually a really beautiful and personal idea. Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.