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!

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! 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.

‘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!

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

For those of you who don’t already know, I recently got engaged. It was the most perfect proposal; on the beach (my favourite place) with some of my favourite people close by! Perfect! Those of you who know me well will know that I’ve been ready for this (engagement, wedding and marriage) for a little … Continue reading ‘I do’ …not have a clue what I’m doing! The Proposal.

“Leave a little sparkle, wherever you go.”

Dear Nia, Wow, well three months ey? You’ve been gone three months. That’s crazy! When you were getting ready to set off to New Zealand, I said to you I’d become your pen pal via the internet and write a Dear Nia to you once in a while. Well, I must admit, when I said … Continue reading “Leave a little sparkle, wherever you go.”

My Weekly Positives – Sunday 23rd August 2015

Hello blog readers! Well, I've been rubbish this week haven't I? Bet I'm beginning to sound a bit like a broken record but this week has flown by and has been pretty manic. I didn't manage to get my weekly blog out on Wednesday, Thursday or even Friday this week and I'll tell you why: … Continue reading My Weekly Positives – Sunday 23rd August 2015

Weekly Positives – Sunday 9th August 2015

Hello everyone! It's been a while, hasn't it? I hope you enjoy my first weekly positives in a while. Happy Sunday! Wow, where do I start this week? I've had such a busy week full of catching up with some beautiful family and friends, finally!! This week has been my ideal week and I so … Continue reading Weekly Positives – Sunday 9th August 2015