Birds and Lilies January Favourites

February is here! I can’t help getting excited about summer even though it is obviously ages away. It just feels like we are on the home straight to summer now we are in the new year and have got through silly old January, and I can’t bloody wait. The days are already starting to get longer and it’s lovely. Although…

Me and Mine: A Family Portrait Project – January 2015

Since we have become a family we have taken lots of photographs of our adventures together, but as I am usually the one behind the camera, there are very few of us all together. I very rarely like photo’s of myself but I would hate to look back on photo’s in years to come and hardly see any of us…

Wedding Wednesday: Six Months to Go

We’ve now got less than six months before the big day! We booked the church and the reception venue over six months ago and the time since then has flown by. We didn’t really get much further with organising things until after Christmas which is a bit scary having to do almost everything in the next six months. But since…

What I Put in My Green Smoothies

Green smoothie before blending For about the past 8 months or so we have been making and enjoying regular green smoothies. I bought a Breville Blend-Active Blender, which is less than £25 and a total bargain in my opinion. I would love a Nutri-bullet but they are expensive so I was very happy to find the Breville which gets great…

Wedding Planning: The Dress {I’ve Found the One!}

Source I have ordered my wedding dress! After my last post, where I was panicking about losing out on the dress I kind of loved but wasn’t perfect, I calmed down about it a bit and went to a couple more shops. One was horrendous, awkward, uncomfortable and we were only there for about forty minutes (thank goodness); and the…

Whitby and Ava’s Third Birthday

Over New Years we went to Whitby with the family for a few days. We have actually done that for the last few years and it’s perfect for us at the moment as it means we can put Ava to bed (she’s a bit young to stay up that late yet) and still get to celebrate with people, rather than…