Newly Engaged… Where to Start?!

So today marks two years since my better half finally got down on one knee and proposed! I say finally because it took five years, which for any woman seems like a lifetime. Only joking! Obviously I was the happiest lady alive and instantly wanted to get planning and tick all those jobs of the…

Totem Tipi Wedding Fair in Helmsley

Another bank holiday has been and gone, don’t you just love this time of year?! I’m actually busy packing as we speak for my husband’s birthday getaway but didn’t want to let another week go by without telling you all about my wonderful trip to the Totem Tipi Fair. So last Sunday I spent a…

My Role as a Wedding Planner

I get asked this question a lot, especially since setting up my own business as a wedding and event planner. What is it that I do and how do I differ from the coordinators that already exist in venues? Also, what support can I offer a bride during the planning process to make her life…

Chilli Barn Wedding Fair

Back in February I attended the Chilli Barn wedding fair in Otley, a picturesque part of West Yorkshire with the most beautiful views. This particular venue holds a special place in my heart as I got married there just over six months ago. Some might say I’m a little obsessed with the place, give me…

A Styled Bridal Shoot at Chapelgarth, Great Broughton

Styled shoots are not only fun but they offer suppliers a great opportunity to network and showcase their creativity. As wedding industry professionals we are surrounded by beautiful and ever changing trends so organising a shoot gives us the opportunity to bring our ideas to life! It has been just under a month since my…

My Wedding Business Course

So this is my first post on my new event planning blog, how exciting! I have been blogging for nearly a year now but mainly relating to all things lifestyle. I have just returned from a wonderful birthday weekend in Edinburgh (the big 30!) so will be sure to blog about that soon! Take a…