The Wedding Edit – Small & Local

One of the main things I wanted to do when planning our wedding was to use as many small and local businesses as possible and it was something I succeeded in doing. In no particular order take a peak at who we used, I’ll later go into more detail about them as my ‘The WeddingContinue reading “The Wedding Edit – Small & Local”

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”

Outdoor weekend

I love a weekend I can get out and about, especially when it’s walks through the forest. It was also a great excuse to snap away with my new phone. I upgraded to the Huawei p20 Pro a couple of weeks ago, but this was my first real time to play with the camera. I’mContinue reading “Outdoor weekend”

WEEK 1 – Photography

Last Wednesday was the first night of the photography course my friend Vicki and I have enrolled in. It’s at our local college and one night for 12 weeks, it’s not accredited, but a recreational course, so we are still learning, but without the pressure of assessments or traditional ‘work’ and essay writing to do.Continue reading “WEEK 1 – Photography”

Top 15 – September

Wow this month flew in!  Check out my top 15 favourite obsessions for September, they range from books to beauty. 1. Book I absolutely loved this second instalment from Louise Pentland, following Robin Wilde’s life, with ups and downs and some sensitive topics covered it really was a fantastic read! 2. Savoury Recipe This beefContinue reading “Top 15 – September”

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”

Seriously, they are real!

Today I spent my Sunday doing something a little different than normal; I was working at the Quirky Wedding Fair at the Waterfront  in Belfast for Wedding Cakes by Design.  I have worked with Dawn the past 2 years at the fair and every time I see her again she has added more stunning Wedding Cake designs to herContinue reading “Seriously, they are real!”

In the Highlands 

Last weekend I had the most fantastic time in the Highlands of Scotland for a wedding and long weekend. My first time in Inverness and my first authentic Scottish wedding. My long weekend started off with me getting my hair cut and coloured by the fabulous Hayley in Headrush in Bangor.  Loving my grey hair,Continue reading “In the Highlands “

Do you ever just stop and look around you?

Starting off the day with an upbeat Monday message, the last Monday before we finish for Easter hols and the start of my three day week!  I decided today to stay a little longer in work and on my way home I was glad I did when I sported this view. A lot like myContinue reading “Do you ever just stop and look around you?”

Time for a change

What do you think of the change?  It’s been a while since I updated the look of my blog, and this time I even went for a little name change.  Still My Life, My Blog, Zane, but shortening it down to M . L . M . B . Z . or #mlmbz. THE PHOTOSContinue reading “Time for a change”