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”

Wedding Dress Shopping

I’m getting married in September. With a short engagement I knew I needed to buy a dress ‘off the peg’ (meaning you don’t have to order a dress to be made for you like you would if you had 12 months or so before your wedding). I needed to buy a dress I could takeContinue reading “Wedding Dress Shopping”

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…”

Outdoor weddings are here to stay!

We are delighted that it has been announced that outdoor non-religious wedding ceremonies will continue to be legal after April! Prior to the pandemic, the rule was that you had to complete certain parts of a wedding ceremony in a licensed room, within a building which holds a wedding license. Permanent outdoor structures which hadContinue reading “Outdoor weddings are here to stay!”

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!”

Being the Centre of Attention!

The idea of being the centre of attention on a wedding day is a big concern for many couples. It’s not just the wedding couple either; the nerves and anxiety surrounding this idea of being ‘watched and judged’ can affect brides, grooms, best men, bridesmaids, groomsmen, flower girls and parents of the happy couple. Hell,Continue reading “Being the Centre of Attention!”

Weddings on the Mind Book!

LAUNCH DAY! Today is the day our Brand New Book, Weddings on the Mind: putting wellbeing into weddings LAUNCHES! Written by wedding professionals Tabby Kerwin and Keri Louise, Weddings on the Mind is packed full of wisdom, experience, hints, tips and advice for keeping your mental wellbeing on track all the way through your wedding planning. You canContinue reading “Weddings on the Mind Book!”