Money vs Happiness

A common question when I made the decision to give up teaching was “…but won’t you miss the money?” There have been several questions along the way; “Are you sure this is what you want?” “ What will you do instead?” “Is it really that bad?” but that one question “…but won’t you miss the … Continue reading Money vs Happiness

‘I do…’ not have a clue what I’m doing! My Glass Slippers

So as the day got closer and closer, smaller details were needed! I needed shoes, perfume, jewelry and thank you presents (I had to re-read my to-do to check what I was missing and realised I have a million other blogs I could do - sorryyy!). Anyway, although these don't sound like they would be … Continue reading ‘I do…’ not have a clue what I’m doing! My Glass Slippers

‘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!

Be mindful in the madness – 10 Amazing Ways to achieve peace in the mind

Peace and calm can be achieved in the mind, it can! It’s just sometimes, we need to be reminded how to drag ourselves out of a downward spiral and stay calm. Sometimes, we need coping mechanisms and ways of achieving this peace in our mind. Well, that’s what I am about to give you, my … Continue reading Be mindful in the madness – 10 Amazing Ways to achieve peace in the mind

My Makeup Must-haves

As time goes on, I’m becoming increasingly interested in makeup, skincare and other beauty products and the benefits of making sure it’s good! The more I read, watch and find out about beauty items, the more I realise the importance of them and how a good routine can make you feel so much better. Don’t … Continue reading My Makeup Must-haves

‘I do…’ not have a clue what I’m doing! DIY Wedding Decor.

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, we are incredibly lucky to have such amazing people in our lives and the kindness didn’t stop at Felicity. Originally when thinking about favours, I knew we would want something different, something original and something meaningful but I had no idea what. I knew it had … Continue reading ‘I do…’ not have a clue what I’m doing! DIY Wedding Decor.

5 Ways to Embrace Autumn

With the first day of autumn a few weeks ago and October just beginning, I felt this blog was appropriate and a little change from my wedding blogs! I was walking around the local park the other day and realised how much I loved the autumn and how good it made me feel! It got … Continue reading 5 Ways to Embrace Autumn

‘I do…’ not have a clue what I’m doing! DIY Wedding Stationery

I say this all the time but I am an incredibly lucky lady! I have very talented people as friends and as family so when I decided to do a lot of the wedding DIY style, I thought I may have some helpful friends on hand. What I did get though was beyond anything I … Continue reading ‘I do…’ not have a clue what I’m doing! DIY Wedding Stationery

‘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.