Could You Upgrade Your Wedding Plans?

Collaborative post Your wedding plans are going great, aren’t they? You’ve got a skeleton to work with and add to when you want to, and when you think of something you absolutely have to include, and you’ve got plenty of options to um and ah over until you finally decide on what kind of cake you want for the big day. But could your wedding plans do with an upgrade? Could they be made a little more personal? Let’s think about it! What About Some Different Colours? Wedding colour schemes are often pale and pastel, and a lot of people

What To Look For In Your Ideal Wedding Venue

AD – This is a collaborative post. All opinions are our own.  Christmas and New Year is well and truly over and it’s time to start looking forward to other, more exciting events! Wedding season will be in full swing soon and I have recently been showing Erin pictures from our wedding from back in 2013. She loves seeing pictures of things we’ve done and she especially loves our wedding photos because they’re so beautiful. This, in part, was due to the location of where we got married. We got married abroad and although our choice of venue was not

Tips For Planning Your Ideal Wedding

This is a collaborative post. All opinions are our own. Last month John and I celebrated our 5th wedding anniversary and my sister is currently planning her wedding. John and I didn’t really have a traditional wedding as we got married in Florida with just the two of us. We purposely didn’t invite any friends or family as we knew some could afford it and some couldn’t and we thought that this was a fair way of doing things. As we had our wedding exactly the way we wanted it I thought I would share some tips about how to

Different Ways To Celebrate Your Wedding Anniversary

If you’re looking to do something extra-special for your wedding anniversary this year, there’s a lot of unique ways you can celebrate. Whatever your budget, there’s an unusual wedding anniversary idea to fit you and your spouse. To give you a little inspiration, here you’ll discover some of the best, different ways to celebrate an anniversary. Take an unforgettable trip If you’re celebrating a big anniversary, or you just fancy doing something a little more extravagant this year, why not book an unforgettable trip? Heading somewhere different such as India, Africa or Thailand, allows you to experience a once in

My Best Holiday Photo

John and I have been on a few holidays in the nearly 6 years we have been togehter. We were recently challenged to write a post based on our best holiday photo by Holiday Gems, who have so many places to choose from for holidays and it has been so much fun looking through old pictures and deciding which one I like the best. I get rather snap happy when we’re on holiday, wanting to take photos so that we remember everything for as long as possible. Although we have been on some great holidays, there is one that will stick

5 Things To Think About When Planning A Wedding

Summer generally means that it is wedding season. So many people want to get married when the weather is nice. They want outdoor options, perfect photos and a beautiful location. However, there are so many things to consider when planning a wedding. Here are 5! Location This must be one of the most important factors to think about. When John and I got married we chose an amazing location. We actually got married in Orlando, Florida and it was just the two of us. We got married at a really big estate house with gorgeous grounds. I couldn’t have picked

5 Tips For Stress Free Event Planning

AD | Paid collaboration Being of a certain age can mean having to plan events, for various different things. The event could be a wedding, christening, party or even a meeting. Planning any of these can end up being really quite stressful but there are ways of Stress Free Event Planning. 1. Event Hire There are many times in life when we need to hire a room for something; a wedding reception, christening, weight loss group or meeting rooms for various different reasons. The problem lies in being able to find these venues in the right place. It’s hard to

Happy Anniversary to my husband

Happy 3rd Anniversary Husband. Where has the time gone!? 3 years ago today we were are that beautiful house in Florida getting married. All we cared about was each other, the sun shining down on us and me wearing sandals under my wedding dress! Then you locked us out of our hotel room and I stood there sweltering in my dress. I was less than impressed but quickly forgave you. I had just married you after all! I don’t think either of us would have imagined being where we are now, on our 3 year anniversary.  We’ve bought our own house and we have