DIY Christmas Wreath

DIY Bay Leaf Christmas Wreath - CollectivelyME.net

We are having our first Christmas together as a married couple in chilly old England, which is a bit of a shock to the system compared to Christmas in Australia. The cold has put me off a bit (it’s meant to be 25-30 C, not 5 C) so to help me […]

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5 Things To Do & See In Copenhagen

Air BnB Copenhagen

  Copenhagen, København, one and the same. The capital of Denmark, the city of the people & a place I’ll definitely be going back to. Copenhagen is a vibrant, fun, tasty & historical city with a town like feel. We had a great time exploring it’s in’s & out’s & […]

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Copenhagen on A Budget

Nyhavn Copenhagen

So if you’ve been following my posts, you’ll know that we are on a big 18 months trip.  If not, we’re on an 18 month trip travelling all around Europe & the UK!! We’ll be travelling on a budget so we’re keeping pretty close tabs on the finances. The first […]

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Love, Proposals & Marriage – Part 2

Flower Arranging for the bouquets at my wedding. collectivelyme.net

  I am now engaged & planning the wedding of my, fairly recent, dreams. If you missed the previous post you can read it here. In my last post, I left you in the lull between booking all the big wedding items & everything coming together closer to the day. […]

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Reviewing The Skies | Etihad

etihad review, flying with etihad by collectivelyme.net. All opinions are my own

I promised you a review on Etihad in my post The Tickets Are Booked, so here it is. We have now been on our flights and we were quite impressed. They were probably the easiest and hassle-free flights I’ve been on. I feel like something always seems to go wrong […]

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Love, Proposals & Marriage – Part 1

My story of finding Mr Right, the proposal & the marriage.

  I’ve been told by the woman in my life that two of the happiest days in their lives have been their Wedding day & the birth of their child/children. For the first time in my life, I can understand what they meant & how they felt. On May 6th […]

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How to make the Perfect Pickle

Check out this super tasty Pickled cucumber recipe!

“I’ve got a Pickle, I’ve got a Pickle, I’ve got a pickle, hey, hey, hey, hey!” And you will too after giving this tasty recipe a go. This year I’ve decided to give the gift of homemade goods. And these yummy pickles are up on the top of my list. […]

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Pesto Meatballs

Super tasty pesto meatballs are great in a chicken broth or a hamburger patty

We are currently on a serious budget with the wedding coming up and our trip overseas. This month we’ve challenged ourselves with living off what’s in the fridge & cupboard & only spending $50/wk (or less) on groceries. This would be fine if at the same time I wasn’t trying […]

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Booking Cheap Flights

3 awesome tricks to help you get cheaper airfares

Please note that this page contains affiliate links, this means I may earn a commission if you use them. I only recommend links that I use and trust. Do you know how to book cheap flights? Well, we’ve just booked ours and now we’re going on our long awaited adventure. […]

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Believe In Yourself

To achieve your dreams you need to believe in yourself. These are a couple of tips to help you get there

The date is set, the tickets are booked, the planning is underway. I am finally going on my overseas adventure, and I am so so so very excited because I’ll also be sharing it with my husband! Well, he will be my husband by the time we leave. I’ve had […]

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