A few weeks ago in July I was invited to the beautiful wedding of Gavin’s best friend, where he was best man. It was held in a a wonderful 17th Century oak barn called Milling Barn in Hertfordshire and it was the most amazing day! The traditional venue had been beautifully decorated with neutral colours which suited the barn perfectly. It had high ceilings and exposed beams which gave it a rustic touch, and was ever so romantic! Country Wedding Theme…

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Welcome to my latest ‘Life in Instagram‘ post! This month, it also includes what I got up to over my birthday! It was my 27th (so old, so sad) birthday on Sunday and therefore I was treated to a few days of celebrations! Instagram has been really annoying lately for various reasons, but whether you’re an old or new reader, or even if you’ve just stumbled across my blog, please follow me on Instagram: @victoriajane6 So here’s what I’ve been up to…

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Next weekend is my 27th birthday! Yup, I am one year closer to 30. And yes.. that is pretty terrifying. But this year I finally feel like I’m growing up; I started my new job and a career in digital marketing, and hopefully I will shortly have my foot on the property ladder! But even grown ups can have birthday wish lists, right?   As I’ve been busy saving up for boring house related stuff (I know I keep going on about…

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June was another busy but enjoyable month for me! In my last update I mentioned that I had found a property that I wanted to buy and my offer was accepted, but I was just waiting for the mortgage to be approved. Well I’m thrilled to say that my mortgage is now all sorted, the solicitors have been appointed, and I’m pretty close to getting my completion date! So EXCITED! Hopefully next month I will have another update! Follow me on…

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In my blog post last week I mentioned that I was thinking of writing up a new competition guide on how to win prizes. My comp win haul blogs are always my most popular posts, so it’s obviously a topic of interest, and today is probably the most appropriate day for me to do this blog post! Today I was featured in various national online newspapers as they picked up on my story about how I’ve won so many online competitions…

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If you have never heard of it before, Ali Express is an online marketplace where you can buy things from hundreds of different sellers based in China. There are literally millions of things that you can order; you can pretty much buy anything you want!  I’ve been using Ali Express for a few years now and I always have people ask me where something is from and are surprised when I tell them I bought it super cheap (sometimes things cost…

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