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Happy New Year!

It’s New Year’s Eve! If you know me or have read my posts before, you’ll know that New Year’s Eve is my absolute favourite day of the year. For me, it’s a time for reflection, looking forward to the future and being grateful for all that I have. It’s a time to put unwanted things […]

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The Baby Grows Up

My baby sister started university this week, she moved away from Liverpool to Leeds. I’ve been even more reflective than usual as I contemplate her taking this huge step into adulthood, reminiscing about my own time at university and how it changed my life. She’s the baby of the family – almost 11 years younger […]

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10 Things Wedding Planning has Taught Me

So here we are, six weeks out and I’ve been reflecting lately on all the things I’ve learnt whilst wedding planning. By the time we marry we’ll have been engaged for two years and actively wedding planning for 18 months. At the start of this journey (yes I despise myself for being that person – […]

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The Life of Riley

Someone asked me recently how old my border collie, Riley, is now, and couldn’t believe that she is 5 this year! I found myself reminiscing over the day we got her. James had arrived home one evening super late and shouted me downstairs. I said no because I’m in bed, but he insisted I had […]

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Intention to Marry

As we’ve started delving deeper into wedding planning, it’s become apparent that there are some aspects that are more inconvenient than enjoyable. The main one is my uncontrollable emotions anytime somebody mentions the wedding, and another is the concept of giving notice, also known as intention to marry. Intention to marry is where you go […]

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