Dear Weekend: Our engagement shoot, our anniversary, a Gatsby-esque party, prosecco in a hot tub and a day of sporting finals

This weekend was a great one, a long and busy, full-to-the-brim kind of one. The kind that feels like a summer bumper edition of a Girl Talk magazine, crammed full of fun and happiness. It started off with an engagement shoot which my amazing friend (and bridesmaid <3) Sarah and her boyfriend did for us […]

(Retrospective) Summertime Gladness Day Fifteen: A wedding and a trip to Tunbridge Wells

My friends James and Tanya got married on August Bank holiday monday, which was a day that should have won a medal for the most amount of rainfall. Thankfully the soaking wet weather didn’t dampen the day, not even a smidgen. In fact it was an absolutely beautiful day and I felt really privileged to […]

(Retrospective) Summertime Gladness Day Fourteen: A Devonshire Adventure

After a week at Christian festival Soul Survivor, Oli and I ventured down to Devon to go on holiday with my parents, my sister and her husband and my adorable niece (who was, at the time, on the cusp of turning three). To shorten our journey, we stopped off at the National Trust’s Barrington Court. […]

Summertime Gladness Day Eight: The rain fell like Dominoes

This weekend, I looked up into the greying sky – all the blue, well and truly faded from it – and felt a little sad. Sad, that the sun seems to have deserted Britain in favour of leaving us in the wet and rather damp hands of Mr Torrential Rain. I suppose I’ve got complacent, and grown […]