Mums Archive

  • Tuesday Top 10 Ideas for the Modern Mother of the Bride

    Tuesday Top 10 Ideas for the Modern Mother of the Bride

    Good afternoon OMG readers! hope you enjoyed the bank holiday weekend and had some time to spend planning your fabulous weddings. Following this year’s earlier feature of OMG’s own MOB in Reverie Magazine (launching it’s second quarterly edition this Thursday!) I thought I would share a few of my favourite picks for the modern mother [...]

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  • Introducing Buff MOB

    Introducing Buff MOB

    While I am quite sure that no one will be looking at me during my beautiful daughter’s wedding I suppose the odd glance may stray my way. As the MOB I¬†know I should strive to look ravishing or more realistically, presentable. But when I conjure up a mental image of a MOB I see a [...]

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  • MOB / Wedding Ninja vs The Paper Goods

    MOB / Wedding Ninja vs The Paper Goods

    So. I am no longer just MOB, I am now a member of the Wedding Ninja Dream Team…. the other member being my daughter the bride. I just spent a busy two weeks in London doing all manner of wedding things. Here is an update midway through the planning and launching phase. (You would think [...]

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  • MOB – Pitching for the role of Royal Wedding Planner

    MOB – Pitching for the role of Royal Wedding Planner

    In lieu of all the Royal Wedding chat at the moment, I asked OMG MOB to give us her thoughts on next years big event… needless to say she didn’t need much help! She had already come up a few ideas herself. (love you mom xx) OMG, do you think Will and Kate may need [...]

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  • MOB – The Long Distance Destination Wedding

    MOB – The Long Distance Destination Wedding

    I think I need a personal assistant… so that she can remind me of all of the details that I will SURELY forget. My “mature” brain is filled with a myriad of odds and ends rattling around in my head at the moment. Planning a wedding is a big task for every bride and mum. [...]

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  • MOB: The Search for the Perfect Wedding Venue

    MOB: The Search for the Perfect Wedding Venue

    I think it might be easier training to join the army….you are prepared once you are in the armed services. They flog you, make you go without food and water, they make you crawl on your belly through dangerous territory, they may even have you face the enemy. BUT you have been trained. I am [...]

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  • MOB – The Dress Appointment

    MOB – The Dress Appointment

    Ok, I think I should be stripped of the title of Mother of the Bride…Seriously, there is something wrong with me! I must not be genetically wired to be the mother of any bride….You know how you hear all these stories about the first time the bride-to-be tries on wedding gowns and the mother sobs [...]

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  • MOB – Introducing the Mother of the Bride

    MOB – Introducing the Mother of the Bride

    Introducing the first of many to come, a brief article from OMG’s Mum! I know there are quite a few mums who are readers, so hopefully you will be able to identify with this – a big thank you to the best Mother of the Bride (mine!) for this article. xxx HOW did this happen?? [...]

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