Welcome to CurlTalk, Erika! You definitely came to the right place.
Getting comfortable with your curly hair will take time and lots of trial and error -- but it's well worth the effort!
Advice for your big day: Do all your favorite things - wear your favorite clothes (like MiyoKatsune suggested) eat your favorite foods, etc. That day is gonna be all about YOU and the beginning of your awesome hair journey!
If you need help finding your way around the forum, I suggest you start here >> Start Here! - CurlTalk
Then once you do things like figure out your hair texture and curl pattern, most people usually try to create a curly hair regimen that they can try out to see what their hair likes. >> Creating a Hair Regimen
and Healthy Hair Regimen for Curly Hair
Everyone's experience is different, but when I cut off my relaxed ends, I was so nervous in the beginning. Then when it was done, I looked at myself in the mirror like EVELYN WHY DIDN'T YOU DO THIS SOONER?!? lol
Sending good vibes your way! Be sure to keep us updated