My Journey as a Newlywed into Motherhood

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Wedding Weight Loss #ShreddingForTheWedding – Part 1

Wedding Weight Loss #ShreddingForTheWedding – Part 1

I’m not shredding, but I like the hashtag so thought I’d add it in here! I was also really struggling for a title, it’s surprisingly hard. Throughout my college years I definitely indulged in too many lunch breaks gorging on cheesy chips, too many late […]

The Elvetham, Food, Wine and Pretty Lights ♥

The Elvetham, Food, Wine and Pretty Lights ♥

On Tuesday night Ryan and I had our Menu and Wine tasting evening at The Elvetham – 4 months to the day until THE DAY, 11th August! We were both really looking forward to it and it definitely didn’t disappoint. The weather recently has been […]

Birthdays, Suits, Golf and Sunshine … another perfect weekend!

Birthdays, Suits, Golf and Sunshine … another perfect weekend!

Yesterday was Papa’s 51st Birthday and we were spoiled with a beautiful weekend full of incredible sunshine to celebrate. We all went for dinner on Saturday night, played Top Golf on Sunday morning and then went back to Mum and Dads to soak up the […]

Wedding Nightmare #1

Wedding Nightmare #1

I’ve heard about people having wedmares, nightmares about their wedding day, and although I’ve had a few odd dreams, there hasn’t been anything too traumatic.   That was until last night when I woke up at 3.16 expecting to be at The Elvetham, soaking wet […]

113 dresses and 11 boutiques later …

113 dresses and 11 boutiques later …

Saturday was the day of all days… beautiful dresses, bubbly and beautiful people! And, after all of the palaver with the cheating dress, I found my dress soulmate, THE DRESS. Mum, Viki and Bec came over at midday and we made our way down to […]

And so it begins again … the hunt for THE DRESS!

And so it begins again … the hunt for THE DRESS!

With just over 5 months until our wedding I have cancelled the order for my dress!   Last week I received an email from the shop that I’d ordered my wedding dress from advising that they would be closing on 18th March. Two days later, […]

Due to unforeseen circumstances …

Due to unforeseen circumstances …

6 months in to the Planning and we’d had no ‘unforeseen circumstances’ …   When we decided that Mum would make the Bridesmaid dresses, we knew she would have to do a few ‘test runs’. First off she made one version in a stretchy material, […]

175 days to go … Wedding Invites: Tick

175 days to go … Wedding Invites: Tick

This week has been a bit of a weird week, I haven’t been feeling too well so have been in and out of the office and not been to the gym – really looking forward to getting back to normality! I did, however, finaaaaaaaaaally finish […]

The Planning

The Planning

It seems that once a girl has started planning her wedding, she can’t bear the thought of waving goodbye, leaving the Wedding Industry behind, and dreams of becomes a full time Wedding Planner! This is very much on my mind at the moment, so much […]

Forever Friends

Forever Friends

Friday night I had a wonderful night with my 2 best friends, MoH Viki and Bridesmaid Bec. We went to a wine and cheese bar and then Bec stayed at mine – in the morning we watched Dreamgirls which is one of my all time […]