1. Read Sounds weird; why would you read when you are trying to convince yourself to get up and go? I don't mean read a good novel, relax and unwind. I mean read a success story, read relatable stories about people like you (and me) who struggle to get out and go, but do. It … Continue reading 5 Ways to get Motivated Now
Exercise is hard. It's essential yes, but it's hard. I guess it's the same with everything in the world, some people love it, some just get on with it and some can't abide it. For pretty much most of my life, I have hated it. I don't want to and I try so hard not … Continue reading On my way to my first 10k
Life is hard these days isn’t it? Striving for this perfection that everyone else seems to have and get so easily is tiring. It feels super hard to get to where you want to be and super hard to get the things you want in life, doesn’t it? But does it? On my regular visits … Continue reading So if someone could see you now, let them see you.
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!
...so why do I care so much about what others think? I want to stop worrying. Worrying about things that won't ever change. Worrying about things that won't change my life. Worrying about things that no one else worries about! Worrying about things that are out of my control. A lot of my decisions … Continue reading “What other people think is none of your business…”
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
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
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
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’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.