Southern folklore says that if you bury a bottle of bourbon at the site where the bride and groom are to be married, then it won’t rain on their wedding day. This must be done exactly one month before the wedding, the bottle must be completely full and it must be buried upside down...
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OMG!! LOOOVE this idea... Prior to the wedding, the bride & groom wrote a letter to each other. During the ceremony, they put the letters into a box containing 2 bottles of wine and symbolically hammered it shut. If their marriage ever endured serious hardships in the future, they promised to sit down together, drink the wine and read the letters that reminded them of how much they loved each other on their wedding day.
Etched glasses with their monogram filled with a mini bottle of each groomsmans favorite alcohol. Give to each groomsmen as a gift from the bride the day of the wedding, and attach a personalized note to the bottle.