Choose flowers that are in season 💐

#weddingplanningtip When planning your wedding flowers, always take into consideration which flowers will be in season when you are due to get married. ☀️ For florists to get hold of flowers that aren’t in season, this may provide you with a large unexpected expense as they have to source them, usually from other countries. ChattingContinue reading “Choose flowers that are in season 💐”

No Regrets….

Are you a fan of BBC’S The Apprentice series? Our Weddings on the Mind team likes a watch and chat about it but we were especially excited about this year’s series as it featured one of our wedding industry friends Shannon Martin of Dotty Bridal, based in Holmfirth, Yorkshire! Tabby and Shannon first got to know each otherContinue reading “No Regrets….”

Be clear with your pictures and social media wishes! 📷

#weddingplanningtip Whether it’s a note on the invitations, a sign to explain your wishes (like this one ⬆️) or instructions from the celebrant or registrars before the ceremony – make sure you’re clear with your guests about what and when they can post to social media! There’s nothing worse than evening guests seeing your dayContinue reading “Be clear with your pictures and social media wishes! 📷”

Always plan in some time for just you two on your wedding day!

#weddingplanningtip Everyone will tell you, the day goes by so fast! So make sure you have some time to yourselves during the day – you did just get married to each other after all! ⌚ Most of the day can be taken up with getting ready, greeting guests, having photographs, catching up with people andContinue reading “Always plan in some time for just you two on your wedding day!”

Wedding Wellbeing

What is it and why is it important? Let’s start with the ‘what is it?’ Wellbeing, sometimes referred to as wellness, is the state of being comfortable, healthy or happy. Our level of wellbeing dictates how emotionally fit we are and when we engage in ways to prioritise our wellbeing the results act as protectiveContinue reading “Wedding Wellbeing”

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?”

What is wedding coaching? And why is it important?

Let’s be honest – planning a wedding is a very exciting experience, but it can also be emotional, overwhelming, stressful and draining. We’re not going to sugar coat it and tell you everything is rosy all of the time – you are planning one of the most important days of your life, planning something you’veContinue reading “What is wedding coaching? And why is it important?”

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…”

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!”