Just A Few Things To Begin Wtih

I’ve always considered writing a blog once I had something to write about. So I’ve been thinking that probably means I should start documenting my travels and adventures to keep my family updated on my long distance life. In the past year’s time I’ve flown on roughly 25 airplanes, moved mid-winter to a yurt in Alaska, camped out at 40 below [Celsius AND Fahrenheit ;-)], watched the northern lights, and gotten engaged at the start of the Iditarod, and taken a mud engineering job at Halliburton. Just to name a few of the more notable highlights....more

The Hard Truth About Love

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Hottest wedding jewellery trends

Jewellery is often a symbol of financial status, membership of a particular culture, subculture, decoration that reflects personal taste or flavour of current fashion trends and weddings are no exception. Jewellery rarely remains undetected and complements every wedding dress. When it comes to wedding jewellery, trends change every season, and to shine this year, we suggest several types that will make each combination modern and interesting.Necklaces...more

What a Difference a Year Makes...

I thought to look back over thirtysomethingbride - this is what I posted on there on this day last year. What a difference a year makes!...more

Wedding Ideas: DIY Weddings Magazine

DIY Brides looking for a magazine that will fit your budget? This is a great resource for any bride who has a tight budget and is looking for some inspirational ideas. ...more

Child Friendly Wedding Venues

Weddings are a family affair. Unless you are having a black-tie affair, you should expect to have children at the wedding. Sadly, over the past few decades, weddings that have become more elaborate, expensive and lengthy have excluded children from joining the celebration. If you do want to have kids at your wedding, here are a couple of things you should ask yourself before choosing the venue:Is it safe for children? ...more
I would also recommend bringing games, toys and activities for the kids and hiring some ...more

Lovely and Affordable Veils

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Marriage: The First Years Are Only As Hard As You Make Them

October 8th, 2010, I married my best friend.I know, so original. But true. Paul and I were friends long before we were a couple; most people saw something with us that we either:a) ignored or b) were too blind to see...more
Loved your story! My husband and I are also BEST FRIENDS! Our relationship started out ...more