Just Married….now what?

Congratulations! You’re married! Your wedding was amazing and you were relaxed and calm (thanks to us!) and enjoyed every moment of your wedding day. But what’s next? Post wedding blues are a real thing!- You’ve been working up to this one day, planning like you’ve never planned before and been through every emotion possible. OnceContinue reading “Just Married….now what?”

Real Life: Meet Sarah Richardson

In this Weddings on the Mind blog, we chat with founder of Leafy Couture and all-round amazing lady, florist and businesswoman, Sarah Richardson. How does nature help emotional wellbeing? Nature is a great force to help me maintain my emotional health. I’m lucky to have chosen a profession that means I get to work withContinue reading “Real Life: Meet Sarah Richardson”

Can your dog be part of your wedding?

I heard on the radio yesterday that the newest craze for weddings is having your pets there.Here’s me thinking…errrm that’s been around for years!! Nothing new there! But it got me thinking, as a dog lover, I can’t imagine my dogs NOT being part of my wedding. So much so, when looking for a venueContinue reading “Can your dog be part of your wedding?”

What do they mean?

There are many words in the ‘wedding world’ that you might not know the meaning of, especially if you’re planning a wedding for the first time. Let’s explain a few here: Wedding breakfast: The word ‘breakfast’ can sometimes confuse people with this one. Just think of it as your wedding ‘meal’, whether that is enjoyedContinue reading “What do they mean?”

Q&A – Be in control

Q: “Sometimes I feel anxious and as if I’m not in control of my thoughts and actions. Is there any way I can help myself when wedding planning?” A: When we get nervous or experience anxiety it is common for us to feel disconnected from our own body and mind, which leads to further feelingsContinue reading “Q&A – Be in control”

Top Five Wedding Budget Tips

Struggling with your wedding budget? *** Weddings can be expensive but equally they don’t have to be. *** What is important is that you have your wedding which is personal to you and fits in your financial framework. Here are our Top Five Wedding Budget Tips to keep you on track. Decide on your budgetContinue reading “Top Five Wedding Budget Tips”

Overwhelm…

It’s so overwhelming…I don’t know where to start…Everyone has an opinion about how our wedding should be…I just want to elope and leave everyone behind…I’m not even looking forward to my wedding anymore…I don’t want my family there…I’m scared of everyone looking at me and being centre of attention… Any of these statements ring trueContinue reading “Overwhelm…”

How to have a travel themed wedding…

Guest blog by Laura Stroud – @storiesfromabackpack The first day I met my husband we talked about travel. I saw a couple of travel pictures on his wall in our university halls and it started our very first conversation. I can safely say, my life hasn’t been the same since. Travel brings people together, itContinue reading “How to have a travel themed wedding…”

The wait…

Ring is on the fingerThe date is chosenThe venue is bookedYour suppliers are confirmedNow what…..…….the wait!! On average, couples book their wedding 12-18 months in advance. Now we’re not saying this is the same for all couples, or the ‘right thing to do’. Some couples may wish to get married sooner and some may wishContinue reading “The wait…”

Overwhelm!

It’s so overwhelming. I don’t know where to start. Everyone has an opinion about how our wedding should be. I just want to elope and leave everyone behind. I’m not even looking forward to my wedding anymore. I don’t want my family there. I’m scared of everyone looking at me and being the centre ofContinue reading “Overwhelm!”