A real diary entry…behind the make-up…

When you lose a parent, you suddenly feel vulnerable, insecure, and exposed.  Nothing can close that gap in the safe circle of your family that was you, your mum and your dad. I lost my Mum on Monday 23rd February 2015.  Most would say, “That was the worst day of my life,” and it was.  But…

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Diary of a Bride…(Week 1)

“Marriage must be a safe place for your hearts to walk around naked.” This is the beginning of my ‘Wedding Planning’ Diary.  Welcome to my journey…our journey, letting you in on the good, the bad and the ugly haha. DAY 1 Sunday 11th October Wow, what an exhausting day.  I had no idea that excitement could be…

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29.8.15 The Safari Finale

“Behind every great musician is an untold story” (Alexandra Parker, 2015) What a night!!! Most definitely the best Safari night of the lot, and I am going to miss the Safari Nights so much! My day begin performing in the courtyard for an hour.  As I walked around the corner I could hear a beautiful…

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Alexandra’s 10 Beautiful Moments…Willies, Train-wrecks and Cheesecake

“Believe in yourself a little more” 1 .  A lady left a really nice comment on one of my Safari Night blog posts. “Love Alexandra.  She is a very talented and beautiful lady.  She has time for everyone that she meets.  If you get chance you really do need to hear this lady play.” What…

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8.8.15 – 1 Wedding, 1 Show and 1 hell of an embarrassing moment

I had a cheeky shopping trip on the morning *grits teeth*, I know, I just couldn’t help myself.  Chique in Doncaster just had their new stock delivered.  Needless to say, I left with 4 new dresses 😀 Rossington Hall welcomed me for a wedding before I flew across to the Yorkshire Wildlife Park.  The weather…

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Rugby tackling a bride at todays Wedding at Oulton Hall, Leeds

Well today was a hell of a lot more interesting and exciting than yesterday!!! As most of you know, I like to arrive super early before a wedding is due to start.  If a bride gets married at 1pm, I’ll arrive at 12noon, at the latest.  For some reason, I wanted to set off even…

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Well, yesterday was a difficult day…

Well, yesterday was a difficult day.  My coordination was awful.  I felt like I was walking wonky and standing up unaided was a struggle.  Such a shock to the system because I had been doing so well.  Suzy arrived just in time.  I was starting to get frustrated because I had attempted to pour cereal…

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