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The Pilgrims Group properties ~ Perfect Norfolk location for a Family break, Minimoon or Wedding Guest Accommodation

Today I am thrilled to spotlight on the Pilgrims Group properties from Norfolk Cottages, the perfect location for your family break, a beautiful minimoon or wonderful guest accommodation if saying your “I Dos” in the area. Norfolk is a beautiful part of the UK sitting on the east coast of England with over 90 miles of unspoilt coastline, beautiful countryside, the unique Broads national park, forests and heathland, nature reserves, pretty market towns and several fabulous seaside resorts. Norfolk Country Cottages began life round the kitchen table of the Ellis family home in Reepham in Norfolk more than 20 years ago. Back then, in the early 1990’s, Richard and Lesley...

Take Control of Cervical Cancer before it takes Control of You…

Cervical Cancer Prevention Week is here and I felt it very important to raise as much awareness as possible of this horrible disease. I bet you are thinking that isn’t a very Weddingy thing to talk about, in fact its a bit grim. I initially wrote about this subject in 2012 but its importance still resonates. For personal reasons I have felt it essential to spread the word about the wonderful Jo’s Trust and also to maybe through a random tweet/ facebook post or through this Blog encourage people to go for that smear test they have been putting off. In the midst of wedding planning its probably the very...

It started with Hello… A friendly Introduction

Hello! Its a simple word but one that is so important in introduction. From when we are tiny tots to when we go to school, to starting work and in every day life, its a word we constantly use. Turning the focus to Weddings, that is something that would not happen without the word being said. From that simple hello, friendships blossom, and relationships grow. So today as we enter a brand new year I want to  offer a friendly introduction to me if you don’t already know me. My name is Alison Tinlin, and I am based in Glasgow, Scotland. My Company is Plans and Presents and until recently...

A Reflection on Love ~ A gorgeous colourful Manchester Couple Shoot

Today I am thrilled to share this gorgeous colourful Manchester Couple shoot. The couple are Gemma and Mike who have actually been together 10 years. They didn’t have a photographer at their Wedding and this shoot is to capture some new memories, celebrate their commitment to each other and reflect how they have changed in the time since they said their vows. Images were captured by Matthew Grainger Photography.   Matthew Grainger is a Manchester based wedding photographer and film maker. He mainly photographs wedding in Greater Manchester and the North West but loves to travel   Gemma says of the couples love story.   The day we met… We...

Getting Groomswear right ~ Style Advice for the Modern Groom

Today I share some useful advice on getting Groomswear right with some style advice for the Modern Groom. Over the past decade or so, the way men dress has changed drastically. These days most men take as much care over their appearance as women do. Therefore, it is not surprising that most grooms are prepared to spend a lot of time and money on making sure that they look fantastic on their wedding day. Despite this fact, media focus seems to be primarily on bridalwear  but today we redress that imbalance, by focusing on Groomswear, and advice on how best to creating your Wedding Day look… Consult your bride… If...