Save yourself a lot of post-wedding remorse by requesting a reception arrangement that makes it easy for you to move around and actually talk to people. Especially avoiding mixing music and conversation, allowing some quiet places where people can take time out from the merriment just to talk.
Make it easy to mingle. Ashleigh Jordan compassionates brides who look at the wedding pictures lamenting, OMG, there s Aunt Sophie! And I didn t even get to say hello to her.”