The Wedding Edit – Home Hen

This was hen number one, my home hen with friends and family and we headed up to Belfast.  This was my more ‘classy’ and sensible hen party; we all headed out to dinner and a Murder Mystery.  I have always wanted to do a Murder Mystery, I love crime series on TV and for someContinue reading “The Wedding Edit – Home Hen”

The Wedding Edit – The Dress

Today’s episode of The Wedding Edit is all about my wedding dress, where I bought it, how I chose it and how you go from trying on samples in a bridal shop to walking down the aisle in the dress of your dreams. I will be honest I had quite a bit of anxiety whenContinue reading “The Wedding Edit – The Dress”

Crepe Recipe

With Tuesday being Pancake Tuesday or you may prefer to call it Shrove Tuesday I thought I’d share with you one of my full-proof recipes for crepes.  Well I lie, this is my mum’s recipe that she passed on to me (could originally be a Delia Smith one).  Mum always made these for us growingContinue reading “Crepe Recipe”

Open your senses

Last weekend I headed back ‘home’ to Bangor for a long overdue catch up with my best friend and to finally get out for our Christmas dinner, not per-say the traditional Christmas dinner of turkey and stuffing; but as a Christmas present to each other a dinner together for Christmas rather than an unneeded present.Continue reading “Open your senses”

So long 2018

I’m going to be honest with you, right now 2018 is a bit of a blur, perhaps I’ve been walking about with blinkers on all year.  I wouldn’t say nothing eventful happened, because it did; instead it is maybe that the year went by so fast.  Yes there have been ups and downs, stress andContinue reading “So long 2018”

Shop local and small this Christmas

Today I headed to a local small business on my way home from work today and finished off my Christmas shopping. This fabulous little shop is in Broughshane, Co. Antrim in Northern Ireland and is The Nest. Just look at the video for a sneak peak at some of their amazing pieces. The shop isContinue reading “Shop local and small this Christmas”

Top 12 – October

So I thought September flew in, well October just whizzed past! I’m a bit late with my October round up, with it now being November, but hey better late then never and yeah I’ve cut it down from my top 15 to my top 10, basically because I’ve barely had any time to do anything.Continue reading “Top 12 – October”

WCCFW26 – RUNWAY EDIT – Director’s Cut

Last Friday’s West Coast Cooler (sponsors) Belfast Fashion Week AW18 (Autumn Winter 2018) Season 26 – Runway Edit started off with the Director’s Cut by Cathy Martin.  A selection of her favourite looks, styled by Cathy herself and chosen from a range of retailers. Director’s Cut Sophie – River Island yellow check coat £100 Joy – Stradivarius red tartan trenchContinue reading “WCCFW26 – RUNWAY EDIT – Director’s Cut”

DO BALLS DO DONEGAL

Last week of my Summer hols (basically had a month in and a month off) and Phil and I decided last minute to book a few days away. Nothing fancy as we can’t afford it with saving for the wedding. So a Groupondeal later and we are off to Donegal. Take a look at whatContinue reading “DO BALLS DO DONEGAL”

NI Blogger Brunch – Eddie Rocket’s

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