Back from my American adventure
If you are planning a wedding too you will understand that you don't have time to think let alone find five minutes to update a diary!
Well, it's been a few weeks so I thought I would update the ol' diary. If you are planning a wedding too you will understand that you don't have time to think let alone find five minutes to update a diary!
We have just come back from a two-week holiday in Florida, which was fab (even though I did mention the wedding a couple of times, and was informed by him-to-be that “it's a holiday Janice! No mention of the wedding or we are going home!” Yeah right, I am sure that another mention of the big day would actually make him go to the airport, pay extra for a ticket and fly 4500 miles back home. I think there was a little exaggeration on his behalf!)
But, I did go to Bloomingdales (ooooo, I felt like I was Rachel in Friends saying that!) to get my perfume. I have bought Beautiful Sheer by Estee Lauder. It was $62 plus tax for 75mls, which in our terms works out at £32 - and you pay £30 for a 30ml bottle here. Plus I got a free gift! So that's another thing sorted. Mind you, what was funny was the sales consultant didn't understand my Suffolk/Norfolk (yes strange I know) accent and thought I was buying it for Steve to wear! His little face was a picture when I explained to him what was going on.
The Cambridge diet will start again Sunday, but I am pleased to announce that in five weeks of eating normal food, and two weeks of American-sized portions, 50 gallons of fat coke, and sugar in and on everything, Hershey's, peanut butter M&M's and ice cream galore, I have only gained 3lbs, which I am over the moon with.
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Also, I have an appointment with Michelle from Funky Fresh Flowers to sort out those. With less than four months to go, I am feeling excited and worried all at the same time. I keep dreaming I have missed the whole thing.
Oh, and I have seen a lovely pair of ivory shoes in Next, think I might pop out at lunchtime and have another look. Although I have spent out already this week for an outfit for Tara's wedding on Saturday. So, here's to Tara and Wayne for your wedding Saturday, I hope all goes well.
- 1 Man in 20s drowned in Bawsey Country Park lake
- 2 Amazing photos show storms over Norfolk – and there are more to come
- 3 Elderly man took his clothes off at Norwich park
- 4 Man, 20, who drowned at Bawsey Pits is named
- 5 'I can't carry it' - Shock as plant starts growing eight inches a day
- 6 Cat food brands recalled over link to fatal disease
- 7 School shut after ceiling tile falls on to class of children
- 8 See inside the 'tiny mobile homes' built from scratch for £95,000
- 9 Two Norfolk villages named among most beautiful to visit in England
- 10 Tributes to popular Tesco worker with 'sparkling personality'
Getting ear ache from the family to get the suits sorted out. There are just not enough hours in the weekend to get everything done, have a rest and go out and enjoy ourselves (like we have the energy for that)
To do: Shoes, Lingerie, Gifts for attendants and mother's of bride/groom, Suits, Flowers (almost done), Order of service, Send out invites, Sort out meals for the day, Honeymoon (Florida again I think)
Things done: Church booked, Reception and wedding breakfast, Car, Dress, Bridesmaid dress and best woman dress, Jewellery, Hair (all 3 of us), Makeup (all 3 of us), Video, Photographer, Cake, Wedding list at John Lewis (just in case anyone wants to give us anything! Hint hint!), Date for hen night, Invites for hen night
OMG - the list goes on! Whoever invented a wedding planner deserves a medal, and why oh why did I not opt for that!
See y'all soon!