life · minimalism · wedding

OUR MINIMALIST WEDDING TAKE TWO: BRISBANE

Well, it has been a few weeks now since our wedding here at home, and I’m a little later than I would have hoped in posting about our second wedding, but better late than never! Our first wedding was in France at the beginning of July, in the small village where my husband grew up and…… Continue reading OUR MINIMALIST WEDDING TAKE TWO: BRISBANE

nothing new project · travel · wedding

WE TIED THE KNOT! + NOTHING NEW PROJECT JOURNAL #3: TRAVEL EDITION

Well, we’re safely back from France and what a trip it was! Our three weeks away were jam-packed in every way imaginable. Not only were we busy the entire time (a shock for me because that’s something I have definitely not been lately, by choice), but emotionally the trip was quite a whirlwind, filled with many…… Continue reading WE TIED THE KNOT! + NOTHING NEW PROJECT JOURNAL #3: TRAVEL EDITION

feminism · life · musings · wedding

WHAT’S IN A NAME?

When hubby-to-be and I were engaged last year, other than questions on dresses, hair and makeup (don’t get me started on how I feel about those questions!), the main question I was most often faced with was “are you changing your name?”. Initially, my gut response to this was “no”, because hey, I’m a Gen Y-er! Bowing…… Continue reading WHAT’S IN A NAME?

minimalism · musings · wedding

MINIMALIST WEDDING PLANNING PART ONE: MANAGING EXPECTATIONS

When we were engaged in August this year, it was an exciting time, but also a daunting time. Immediately people started to ask about the wedding. Where would it be, and when? Who’s going? What would I wear? How would I do my hair – wouldn’t I be growing it long, like most brides? Who would…… Continue reading MINIMALIST WEDDING PLANNING PART ONE: MANAGING EXPECTATIONS