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Marriage // Choosing my engagement ring

My taste in jewellery is quite particular. There is so much jewellery out there that I detest, so finding something that I do actually like is a challenge. So this is why, on 25th August 2012 (the day after my 25th birthday), Nick proposed to me with a Haribo ring. He knew that I wanted to choose my own engagement ring, and I also don’t think he would’ve wanted that task entirely on his shoulders!

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Motherhood, Pregnancy

Motherhood // To my pregnant best friend

Oh my darling, You are expecting your first bundle. And, as I sit here watching Call the Midwife, I’m reminded of how it felt to be a mum for the first time. The excitement of my growing belly. The joy of hearing the first heartbeat. The shock when she plopped out onto the bed. We have known each other for so many years now. And what a journey that has been already. Your path is about to get even more exciting. But you know me, I’m always honest with you. It’s not an easy  ...

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Family Life, Wedding

Marriage // One Year on

Wow! I can’t quite believe a whole year has passed since I married my best friend and most favourite person in the world! A WHOLE YEAR?! And, wowza, what a year it has been! We’ve relocated to Yorkshire from Sussex, we’ve bought a house AND we’ve welcomed the newest member of our family into the world… I found myself looking back over our wedding photos on Friday night and feeling rather emotional – so much has happened since that wonderful day last  ...

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Family Life, Motherhood, Pregnancy, Wedding

Happy New Year! (and Farewell 2014)

2014 has been pretty amazing and rather epic; we got married, we found out that we’d become a family of four in June 2015, we relocated to Yorkshire, blogging became my profession, I started The Little Geekery Company, we visited the Lake District twice on holiday, I ate at my first (and second) Michelin starred restaurant, and to cap it all off, Busby turned two just before Christmas!I’d like to wish you all a very happy New Year and best wishes for 2015! Thank you so much to  ...

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