I am beyond excited to tell you the wedding photos are in! Lina & Tom have done an absolutely marvellous job, and if you'd like to view our wedding in all its glory (including an incredibly attractive face from me...I won't tell you which photo, but it's near the start of the ceremony section), you… Continue reading Times change and so must I.
This week, after four and a half years, I left my job. Not, I hasten to add, because I've gone full on 1950s and given up work as I'm now married, but because I have a very exciting new job, in a whole new industry, that I start tomorrow. Because why do one big thing… Continue reading The wedding – 2 weeks 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
As a special treat, here's a guest post from The Boy, all about the crockery we've been buying for the wedding, and the fun weekend we've just had, making sure it's all clean and ready for Saturday. ****** So about four months ago Carrie-Ann suggested that we buy our own wedding crockery. The idea… Continue reading Sneak peek: Afternoon tea – 4 days to go
Five days to go! Here are some little teasers about the bride...
Last Friday, The Boy and I visited our wedding venue, Heatherden Hall, for the second time. As regular readers of this blog will know, that's around the time it all started going horribly wrong with IWM Duxford, our first venue. Luckily, our meeting went very well - the venue is more beautiful than we remembered… Continue reading Operation TeaCake – 19 weeks to go
Lights, camera, action! Let's take it from the top! The venue search is in the can, people! As you may have guessed from the movie-related sayings, one - I'm hilarious, and two - our new wedding venue has a Hollywood theme. Or, more accurately, a Pinewood theme. We'll be getting married at Heatherden Hall, in… Continue reading We’ve found our venue! Take two – 26 weeks to go
***SPOILER ALERT - THIS POST CONTAINS DETAILS ON THE WEDDING VENUE*** My lovely Auntie (she really is lovely) said to me over Christmas, "You're getting married the day before Valentine's day - your theme should be hearts and flowers!" I smiled politely and said we'd see, but I think she might be disappointed, what with… Continue reading A passionate defence of why a wedding theme doesn’t have to be hearts and flowers – 50 weeks to go