Category Archives: weddings

Change of Plans

I’ve woken up this morning with, in the words of Mre B, no spoons.  This is a reference to the imagery of one’s mental reserves being a drawer full of spoons, and as you interact with people or perform tasks … Continue reading

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Trying Something New

The last few weeks have been a fairly non-stop rollercoaster, both physically and emotionally. Even just factoring my life into things, its been hectic. My grandfather’s death was sudden but peaceful – he’d just reached the end of his journey … Continue reading

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I’m Tired

There’s a bone deep lethargy making everything just that little bit too difficult right now, and it is mostly a result of travel and grief. (It was my Grandfather’s funeral on Monday.) As a result I’ve not been blogging, writing, … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary

You know, as opposed to an unhappy one. Three years ago, as I write this, I think I was in a Starbucks with my father, getting drinks before cramming into his car to drive to Rowton Castle for my wedding … Continue reading

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The Homemade Wedding Album

Its something of a work in progress but while we continue to try and get everyone else’s photos so that we can do something interesting with them, I’ve been taking a kind of scrap-booking approach to the book that we … Continue reading

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(Re)Married a Week

This time last week I was driving home from Rowton in a car completely stuffed full of cakes, table decorations, overnight bags, suits, dresses, bridesmaids and, of course, Jo. We drove home through wind, rain and on one occasion just … Continue reading

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The Wedding Speech

I got married again on Saturday – you may have noticed me posting a few things about the preparations earlier… It was amazing, even if before it started I got to that point of nervousness where I forgot how to … Continue reading

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