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I married The Boy – 1 week on

Today marks eight whole days since I married the love of my life, and it's been just wonderful. We went to Bath for a few days, where we walked around in the rain, drank tea and ate cake (or, in The Boy's case, bath buns), and generally had a lovely, relaxing time. Now we're back… Continue reading I married The Boy – 1 week on

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Talking body positivity with Miss Evelyn-Jo – 6 weeks to go

Happy New Year everyone! Now that the festive season is well and truly over, it’s time for the annual onslaught of ads telling us that it’s time to lose weight, which will automatically solve all our problems and make us better people. It’s even worse if you’re getting married. I follow a few different wedding… Continue reading Talking body positivity with Miss Evelyn-Jo – 6 weeks to go

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Wedding stress goes global – 11 weeks to go

With only 11 weeks to go until the wedding, I'm starting to get very stressed out about things - everything from wedding favours, to whether The Boy will turn up, to if we're doing enough to make sure everyone has fun. I was sharing some of my more neurotic fears with my friend Candice, who… Continue reading Wedding stress goes global – 11 weeks to go

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Band or DJ? – 17 weeks to go

Image from Kings Place Weddings How I Met Your Mother did an episode on the concept, Adam Sandler starred in a film, and I imagine that ever since weddings were invented, brides and grooms to-be have been asked, shortly after announcing their wedding date, "So, what are you doing about music?". It's a pretty big… Continue reading Band or DJ? – 17 weeks to go

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Embracing my inner bridezilla – 21 weeks to go

This week, I've discovered a TV channel in the UK that shows Bridezillas, a reality show from the US that follows two high maintenance brides per week in the run up to their wedding. A guilty pleasure of mine since I first discovered it about 10 years ago, now I'm planning my own wedding it's… Continue reading Embracing my inner bridezilla – 21 weeks to go

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What to do when your venue cancels your wedding – 30 weeks to go (probably)

This week was busy. Very busy. But I was plugging away at everything, feeling like I was crossing things off my to-do list, when I received the following email from our wedding venue (the Imperial War Museum at Duxford, in case you were wondering), on Tuesday afternoon. At 5.25pm. You know, five minutes before they… Continue reading What to do when your venue cancels your wedding – 30 weeks to go (probably)