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On a Budget: Fun, easy and gorgeous DIY wedding day touches

On a Budget: Fun, easy and gorgeous DIY wedding day touches

One of the fun parts of wedding planning (and attending a wedding as a guest!) is the little personalised touches. Below are some of those which I’ve personally had the pleasure of creating at my own wedding, and at a good friend’s wedding.Name Plates The name plates...

My wedding speech: An insight into my own love story

My wedding speech: An insight into my own love story

Sometimes right in the middle of an ordinary life, one comes across their very own fairy tale. Sometimes this fairy tale is embedded in what at the time is simply an ordinary moment, in an ordinary day, an ordinary week, or an ordinary year. Moments that on the...

Changing Your Name After Marriage

Changing Your Name After Marriage

When you’re married, there are numerous options to choose from when it comes to changing your name. I have outlined some of these below: Either party take the other’s name Both partners hyphenate Either partner changes their publicly but keeps their maiden name...

I’m Engaged, now what? My tips to get started on wedding planning

I’m Engaged, now what? My tips to get started on wedding planning

First of all, congratulations on your engagement! Planning a wedding can be both daunting and exciting. I often get asked where to start, so I’ve outlined below my tips on where to get started. Budget Decide what your budget is, and what is essential for you to fit...

Process of becoming a marriage celebrant in Australia

Process of becoming a marriage celebrant in Australia

It took me a while to take the leap from dreaming of becoming a marriage celebrant, to actually doing it. If you’re reading this and have not taken that leap, do it. Below is my experience, of course, it is subject to change and may be different person-to-person, but...

Five things I learned planning my wedding

Five things I learned planning my wedding

When I got married in 2016, I didn’t realise just how much I didn’t know about weddings. I had attended many as a guest, but it wasn’t until I started the planning that I realised how much I had to learn. Here are some of my learnings.A good photographer is worth...