Our (first) wedding took place on June 24th 2012 under a leafy green tree in Jackson Square in the French Quarter of New Orleans. It was a sweltering hot and humid summer day, but I couldn’t have cared less – I was so excited and happy. Simon and I decided to hold our wedding … More Our New Orleans Wedding
Recently my larger-than-life 92 year old grandfather passed away. We were beyond lucky to have him in our lives for so long and I feel especially blessed that he could meet my little boy. Losing my last living grandparent has really made me reflect on the importance of family stories and honouring those special to … More Celebrating And Commemorating Loved Ones At Your Wedding
Recently, I had the pleasure of having a lunchtime chat with Teri, the owner and designer from Beverley and York, a gorgeous custom wedding stationery company. Whether you are in the midst of planning your wedding or you are just a stationery lover (like me), you’ll want to take a look at this fab … More Talking Wedding Stationery With Beverley and York…
The weddings I love most are full of small (or large) personal touches and splashes of the couple’s own pizazz. Even if you are a more traditional couple, there is a way you can show a lot of your own style in a subtle way – on your pretty little feet! Brides, whether your … More If The Shoe Fits…
I am not the most ‘crafty’ creature, but for our Brisbane wedding I wanted to have a very personal atmosphere while staying within a budget, so doing some DIY projects seemed like a great idea. I’m not going to lie, at some points along the way though, I felt like it was all too much … More How To Do Wedding DIY Projects and Stay Sane!
As you may have read from previous posts, I recently attended the Bay Area Wedding Fair. Eating cake and really, most sweet treats, is one of my top ten favourite pastimes (okay, okay, top three). So of course, one of the highlights of that day was getting to see (and more importantly, taste) some amazing … More What’s Not To Love About Cake?!
It’s National Pet Day today! For our Brisbane wedding, we wanted to make sure our dog (and furry baby) Henry was included as he couldn’t be there with us on the day. We got a frame that matched our decor and displayed his photo on the Wishing Well table! Did you or will you include … More National Pet Day