Embarrassing Kids Moments

I always thought I’d be one of those parents who would NEVER embarrass my kids! Well, since having kids I’ve decided I’m going to embarrass them so much … as they have a tendency to have moments where I wish the ground would swallow me up. I want pay back 🙂 The…

A weekend at Centre Parcs

When I was younger I didn’t have many parties. In fact I remember only having one, and still my mum being quite stressed about the whole thing. When I had my own two girls I decided they would have the birthday parties I never had. But as the years have passed (bearing…

To Botox or Not!

photo credit: www.marcusmedicalspa.com When I 18 – 25 years old there was many a time I was asked for I.D. At that age I hated it, I wanted to look like a young woman not a teenager. I even remember going to a nightclub at 18 years old and the bouncers laughed at…

PMT: Women that have killed!

Last week I was talking to a friend about PMT. My words: ‘I feel great this week, it must be the GGS!’ You see, generally the ‘week before’ I don’t feel my usual bubbly self. But I always try to recognise this and take note to oneself to ‘think before speaking’ (I…

There really is a tooth fairy!

I had quite a traumatic day yesterday. I don’t like to use words like ‘traumatic’ because generally it’s usually not that bad! But on the scale of things I like to do with my life, this is not one of them: I had a back tooth removed. Now without giving you too…

Speaking and Inspiring

I was at a wonderful event last Wednesday. The women’s networking event was supporting a charity known as ‘A Way Out‘. A great charity helping young people who have lost their way. I love networking events like these: women owning their own business, who are helping, supporting and encouraging each other. I…

Why I’ve decided to do it the Indie way

I’m a big believer in following dreams. Setting ourselves goals, whether these are small or big goals, helps to give every individual something to work towards. It is so easy to be dragged along the customary way of doing things. Being stuck in a 9-5 job that you hate. Is this really…

My New Journey

This is a very exciting time for me. I recently launched my 2nd novel, Will the chaos end?My 3rd, Never-Ending Chaos, is currently with my editor, in hope to be released in July. I feel extremely lucky for the support I have around me. My first novel How my life became chaos,…

Victoria J. Brown new website is launched…

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Welcome to my new website and blog. Launching this site in May 2009, has been very exciting, not only has it allowed my books to be purchased in e-book fashion, it will also allow other brides and grooms to contribute with their experiences. I am always looking for ideas and stories, please click the contribute…