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Las Vegas Bachelorette Party: What happened in Vegas

A photo posted by Megan, Newlywed – She Said Yes (@shesaidyes) on Sep 17, 2015 at 6:59pm PDT A Las Vegas Bachelorette – the ultimate party weekend and the plot of so many Hollywood movies…  I almost don’t know where to start, other than to say that if given even half an opportunity to visit […] Read more…

Waist Trainer NZ /AUS: Review, Before & After, Results

If Kim, Khloe, and Kourtney Kardashian use a Waist Trainer, it’s got to be good, right? Wrong. This month I reviewed a Waist Trainer (from Waist Trainer New Zealand / Australia) – which until now I’d been really intrigued by.  The rational, reasonable part of my brain knows that just because the Kardashians (and Snooki, JWoww and other […] Read more…

Why Fashion Week is like a Wedding

Last week Auckland played host (and I played media-delegate) to New Zealand Fashion Week, and now that I’ve had a proper sleep and a chance to reacquaint myself with my fiance, I came to a funny realisation. Fashion Week is like one long Wedding! The Party! As you know, Weddings are pretty much just the […] Read more…

A Romantic Getaway at Rosebud Cottage

With his international job and both of our lives often getting in the way of our being able to spend time together, my fiance Blair and I have to make it a priority to spend time with each other when he’s actually in New Zealand.  We live together of course, in a flat with 3 others […] Read more…

Post-Engagement Party Blues

The Engagement Party has been and gone, leaving me with wonderful memories, a faint headache, and a renewed focus on organising the wedding. It was the best night of my life, and I’d encourage any bride to go to the time, trouble and expense to organise their own too (yes, it’s easy enough not to […] Read more…

Wedding Dress Stress: Part II

Hundreds of people read “The Dress and the Stress” so perhaps a few of you are interested in how that whole Stressuation is going. Well, it came a head, or so I thought, on a Sunday night spent reading magazines on the couch.  This particular situation actually brings me to a little advice too – don’t […] Read more…

The best (and worst) things about being engaged….

I couldn’t wait to get engaged, and I’m not the only one, but I was surprised by some of the ‘side effects’ of my new ring – both the best and the worst! You won’t be able to stop staring at your ring! From the moment Blair proposed, I was blinded (thank goodness I don’t […] Read more…

The Wedding Diet: Shredding for the Wedding?

We’re three weeks post-engagement, and I haven’t changed my eating habits or exercise regime. I haven’t started Shredding for the Wedding/ thought about attending “Bridal Bootcamp” or begun a “Wedding diet”. Yet almost every magazine I pick up or wedding forum I read seems to encourage me to do so. Losing weight seems to be […] Read more…

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