Ladies, You’ve Been Duped

Image courtesy of L Mikah via Unsplash It makes me sad to hear so many ladies rejecting their God-given roles as women in favour of pursuing a man’s role. Or perhaps better phrased, many homemakers are looked down upon and look down on themselves, for being what they are. Not a ‘real job’ Women who …

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5 Tips To Choosing The Perfect Wedding Stationery

A blog I’ve written for work lately – a guest post on Snug Harbour. Hope you enjoy it!

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Want to make sure you nail it with your wedding stationery? Of course you do! Since we’re the experts in this area, we can help. Here are five tips and tricks to getting it right for your special day.

1. Consider the style and season of your wedding

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Wedding stationery should ideally follow a similar theme – although it doesn’t have to be too matchy matchy if you’re not into that. Are you hosting a beautiful spring wedding? Consider soft greens, brilliant blues and florals on white backgrounds. A winter wedding more what you had in mind? Why not try real gold foil or letterpress on crisp black card, or rich tones like burgundy, forest green and navy paired with white or silver. The bridal party’s attire can also inform the stationery’s colour palette.

2. Consider your budget

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It’s sad but true – your budget should never be too far…

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Crowds and Christmas

An interesting insight into anxiety and depression from my sister-in-law to be.

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It’s that time of the year again – Christmas.

Don’t get me wrong, I love Christmas and what it represents but what I really battle with are the crowds in the malls. The hustle and bustle of the malls, people just about running over each other, is a bit overbearing.

I was shopping for Christmas gifts with my parents yesterday and oh boy, was the mall busy. People everywhere with their trollies full of gifts and children running around all excited, yet I just can’t find it within me to have the excitement that everyone else feels and has. While walking in the mall, I kept rubbing my fingers in my palms and kept saying “It’s okay, you’ll be fine. Just breath and think of a song to calm you down” For some reason and I just can’t wrap my head around it.

I battle with crowds and its only really…

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