Success is what you make of it!

Success – how do you know when you have achieved it? What on earth does that even mean? As you all probably already know, I am smack bang in the middle of a career change. I’ve had ups and downs during this period, mainly ups really but my downs are centred on a similar thing … Continue reading Success is what you make of it!

Life After Teaching

Grab a cuppa readers – this one’s a biggy! Please excuse the length but there’s no cutting corners here, you need to know the truth and the truth comes with a hefty story! Since I posted my blog about leaving teaching (Live life in the moment; why I left teaching.) I have had a lot … Continue reading Life After Teaching

Top 10 Tips for Wedding Planning

So as we creep closer to the end of my wedding planning journey, I wanted to put a list out there for all of you planning a wedding to help you on your way. I was a complete newbie to this wedding planning malarkey and even though I loved every single second, there were also things … Continue reading Top 10 Tips for Wedding Planning

‘I do…’ not have a clue what I’m doing! Short but sweet – our wedding cake!

For the wedding cake, we knew we wanted it to fit with everything, simple but beautiful! Lucky for us, an old family friend, Jane is an EXTREMELY talented baker and after seeing some of her AMAZING bakes online, there was no question who we wanted to bake our cake (take a look yourself and you’ll … Continue reading ‘I do…’ not have a clue what I’m doing! Short but sweet – our wedding cake!

‘I do…’ not have a clue what I’m doing! Picture Perfect.

I’ll be honest with you, initially, we didn’t want a photographer. Why? Because everyone has a phone with a camera these days; everyone is a photographer we thought (we would find out later we were wrong). We felt that with our small budget, a photographer was a luxury that wasn’t needed. However, the more wedding … Continue reading ‘I do…’ not have a clue what I’m doing! Picture Perfect.

‘I do…’ not have a clue what I’m doing! Music Maestro Please.

So after sorting out the venue, the legalities, THE dress and sorting the bridesmaids everything else should sort itself out right? RIGHT? WRONG! All the other things, that at the time seem like little things, have to be right to make the day come together (well they had to be for me). There are so … Continue reading ‘I do…’ not have a clue what I’m doing! Music Maestro Please.

My Weekly Positives – 23rd Sept 2016

It's Friday!! No, some of you may be familiar with this process of my "positives" however some of you may not be. If you're not, all can be explained in a previous blog and if you click here, you will be taken to that very blog! 🙂 This may be worth a read before you … Continue reading My Weekly Positives – 23rd Sept 2016

‘I do…’ not have a clue what I’m doing! The Bridesmaids.

Up until now, things had been taking me by surprise; the proposal, the registrar, the dress but choosing bridesmaids was easy; there was never any doubt in my mind who I would have by my side! In fact, that was the most straightforward decision I made and I made it long ago! It was NO … Continue reading ‘I do…’ not have a clue what I’m doing! The Bridesmaids.

Live life in the moment; why I left teaching.

So, this blog has been a long time coming! I am feeling nervous and excited to be finally doing it, writing it and putting it out there! I’ve gone to write it a few times but it hasn’t felt right; it feels right now. I am 100% content with my decision so now is the … Continue reading Live life in the moment; why I left teaching.

‘I do’…not have a clue what I’m doing! THE dress!

My next lesson to learn was just around the corner (literally – you’ll see why later on)! Ever since I had thought about our wedding (way, way before he even proposed) I pictured what kind of dress I would have. “I just want simple” I’d say “I don’t want to spend much” I’d say. I … Continue reading ‘I do’…not have a clue what I’m doing! THE dress!