Category Archives: Ask Anna, Ant and AOW

Dear AOW: Worrying Less and Trusting More

Dear Any Other Woman, I’m sure there are so many girls like me who are confused. I’m supposed to be independent and confident in my decisions and chosen life. I never thought I was a girl who would sit at a wedding and wish it was me. The fever has got to me, I have [...]

Categories: Ask Anna, Ant and AOW, Becoming A Wife
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Ask AOW: Caught In The Middle

Right, readers.  We need you.  A reader has sent in a plea for help on how to manage her feuding sister and best friend in the run-up to her wedding.  I know a number of you have had the difficult  role of mediator in advance of your weddings, and that the road to harmonious weddings [...]

Categories: Ask Anna, Ant and AOW, Wedding Planning
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Ask AOW: Is it ok to not be in love with your wedding?

Readers, it’s been a while since we last threw the floor open to you, and when we received this email, we knew the time had come again. Mainly because she says lots of lovely things about us, and you, but also, because we’re quite sure that you guys will all have some wise words for [...]

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Ask AOW: Date Night

Who does it? Does it work? How do you make it work? Is it necessary? I sort of want to leave the post like that, and let the magic that is the sisterhood of AOW fill the comments with their wisdom and experience, but I feel that I should probably write a post consisting of [...]

Categories: Ask Anna, Ant and AOW, Family, Friends and Relationships, Marriage
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Anna K Gets A Grilling: Setting Up A Blog As A Business

A few weeks ago, following my post about what I’ve learnt in my first year of blogging, the lovely Hollie, the brains behind the brilliant blog Outside Office Hours (Go.  Read) emailed me to ask me about setting up a blog as a business.  ”Good God”, I thought.  ”What do I know?  I honestly feel like [...]

Categories: Ask Anna, Ant and AOW, Behind the Scenes at AOW, Life Experience, Written By Anna
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Ask AOW: If you love them, do you let them go?

Readers, today, we need you. Laura wrote to us asking if she could ask for some advice from you wise lot,…and of course we’ve made a bit of a name for ourselves what with calling on our readers in emergencies, and of course Ask Anna and Ant. Laura wrote previously about the fear she feels [...]

Categories: Ask Anna, Ant and AOW, Family, Friends and Relationships
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Ask AOW: Amateur bride to…brilliant bridesmaid?

Come back at 1pm folks, for the first of our Two-Post Thursdays! It’s been a while since we’ve had an ‘Ask AOW‘. Mainly because we have the problem-busting power-duo, otherwise known as Anna and Ant, on hand to solve all of life’s important dilemmas. This one though is a bit different, and absolutely needs input [...]

Categories: Ask Anna, Ant and AOW, Wedding Planning
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Ask Anna and Ant: Housework

Happy Thursday, readers, and welcome to another Ask Anna and Ant, the advice column that cuts through all the bull and tells you how it really is (with a bit of nice).  When this letter dropped into my inbox, I knew Mr K would be all over it. Division of household chores is a big [...]

Categories: Ask Anna, Ant and AOW, Family, Friends and Relationships
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The five most important things my husband ever taught me.

He’s a wise one, Mr K.  A wise owl, hidden under layers of smart-assery and sarcasm.  Hence, Ask Anna and Ant (which, by the way, we need you to send us your insurmountable problems, readers…come on!  Throw something our way!  We promise to solve all your problems, huddled up in our teeny tiny London flat, [...]

Categories: Ask Anna, Ant and AOW, Family, Friends and Relationships, Marriage, Money and Career, Written By Anna
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Ask AOW – The budget edition

Weddings are complex things. In one respect they are often wonderful life changing events that stay with you for your whole life. On the other hand the dynamics can cause you to look deep into things that you sometimes would rather gloss over. They really put relationships under the microscope, and more than that, they [...]

Categories: Ask Anna, Ant and AOW, Money and Career
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