It’s that time of year again: PROM SEASON. And yes, those uppercase letters were intentional, because when April rolls around, sometimes it feels like everything screams PROM — especially when you’re still in high school. And, even if you’ve graduated, you can’t drive down the street on Friday or Saturday nights without seeing a fleet of stretch limos at every intersection, taking hoards of taking hoards of teens in tuxes and party dresses off to the night of their lives.
I love spotting the prom couples out and about. It makes me nostalgic for my own prom, which, if I’m being honest, I don’t remember all that well. I remember all the planning and stressing I did in advance, but over time the details of the actual event have become fuzzy. I don’t remember the first or last song. Or what we had for dinner. (I’m guessing chicken. It’s always chicken.) But I do remember feeling like my entire senior year was happening at warp speed.
In light of PROM SEASON; here are a few inspirations, tips & tricks that might help during this busy time: