October Wrap Up
Monthly Wrap Ups

October 2020 Wrap Up

It’s weird, I’m writing my October Wrap Up in October - WTF?! Admittedly it’s the end of October so we’re not quite there, but I think considering my July wrap up was published at the end of September, that’s pretty good going. Not much has been happening this month, mainly because you know - covid… Continue reading October 2020 Wrap Up

Opening Wedding Gifts
Memories & Experiences

Jewellery Box Stories

This particular post idea was inspired by a blog by New Lune, looking at life lessons and stories behind favourite jewellery pieces. Anyone who knows me will know that I love my jewellery. I’ve recently started branching out into wearing a few Marianne-inspired earrings (sorry, that will be the only Normal People reference in this… Continue reading Jewellery Box Stories

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Mental Health & Wellbeing, The Wedding Series

Post Wedding Blues: Why It’s Okay to Have Them | The Wedding Series

While my wedding was absolutely, 100% was the best day of my life, I feel it's important to shed some light on how you can end up feeling after the wedding, just where it's something that's hardly ever talked about. After my wedding, I’ll freely admit that I was not okay. With one in ten… Continue reading Post Wedding Blues: Why It’s Okay to Have Them | The Wedding Series

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Pre-Wedding Self Care: How to Relax Before Your Wedding | The Wedding Series

I'll start this post by saying that the week before my wedding, I was a nervous wreck. I could have done with this post. Or at the very least, to switch my brain off for a while. My OCD was in full spin - if anything you would not have thought I was getting married.… Continue reading Pre-Wedding Self Care: How to Relax Before Your Wedding | The Wedding Series

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Planning a Wedding When You Have OCD: An Honest Account

If you’ve been following my Wedding Series, you’ll know that my anxiety played a pretty big part when it came to planning my wedding. While I was yet to be diagnosed for another year, looking back, it’s become apparent that the severe wedding anxiety I was experiencing was actually morphing into OCD. Looking back, I… Continue reading Planning a Wedding When You Have OCD: An Honest Account

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3 Hacks to Help You Stay Organised During Your Wedding Planning | The Wedding Series

I’m sure any brides-to-be or newlyweds will agree with me - wedding planning is a ballache. There’s so much to do and stay on top of, it’s only normal that you may get a bit overwhelmed, and it can be especially stressful if you’re not great at keeping organised. However, staying organised is actually one… Continue reading 3 Hacks to Help You Stay Organised During Your Wedding Planning | The Wedding Series

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6 Wedding Dress Shopping Tips to Help You Find Your Dream Dress | The Wedding Series

Continuing my series of wedding planning posts, no series is complete without a few wedding dress shopping tips. For most brides, this is the best part of wedding planning. How often do you get to try on a range of beautiful dresses and have people gush about how amazing you look? However, when you’ve got… Continue reading 6 Wedding Dress Shopping Tips to Help You Find Your Dream Dress | The Wedding Series

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Wedding Craft Ideas for When You’re Crap at Art | The Wedding Series

Update: 10th August 2021 - Weddings are finally back on! To celebrate, I'm re-sharing some of the posts from my Wedding Series, where I shared memories and tips I learned in the run up to my own wedding day. Largely because after over a year of planning, I couldn't quite accept that it was over.… Continue reading Wedding Craft Ideas for When You’re Crap at Art | The Wedding Series

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Five Lessons I Learned While Planning My Wedding | The Wedding Series

As we go well and truly into April, we head well into wedding season. I’ve seen a few weddings come up on my Facebook timeline in recent weeks, and it’s inspired me to write a wedding-themed post. Planning a wedding without a doubt is one of the most stressful things you can do, and when… Continue reading Five Lessons I Learned While Planning My Wedding | The Wedding Series