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
I am one lucky lady and I know it. I know it every day and I am so very grateful for everyone and everything in my life, every day! However, on my BIG day, I felt it more than ever. It was truly the best day of my life and that was thanks to everyone … Continue reading The Best Day of my Life – The Morning
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
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
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’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.
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’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.
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.