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”

Culture Night Belfast 18

Friday night Mum and I headed into the city aka Belfast to enjoy Culture Night 2018. Culture Night has been going on in the city for 10 years now, this year ‘Our tenth incarnation features some fine artwork by the hugely talented Holly Pereira. Holly’s re-imagining of ’60s psychedelia for for Culture Night chimes perfectlyContinue reading “Culture Night Belfast 18”

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”

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 “

All for the Adventure

You might have noticed I’ve been a little AWOL this week, it’s half term so no work and plenty of time to spend with friends and family.  So far I’ve had a fun filled week catching up with friends, lunch dates, play dates with my niece, daddy-daughter dates and chill out time with mum.  AlongsideContinue reading “All for the Adventure”

Little visitors

This is a pretty quick and random post and I have to say I would have liked better pictures.  However I only spotted all these little mushroom visitors late at night when it was dark and the grass was soaking! Hopefully I’ll get out tomorrow and get more pictures, so you can keep an eyeContinue reading “Little visitors”