365 days ago, I was really nervous

365 days ago, I was really nervous. I was nervous the whole morning. At 11 am, two swing doors opened, music started to play and I started to cry. I cried through Yumeji’s Theme and I cried through You’re The One….

31 Dec 2012

31 Dec 2012 is the second time that I celebrate New Year’s Eve in China. In the morning, Y and I arrive in Nanning. We walk down a crowded street to explore the city, when he suddenly proposes to me….

Hiding our love and a romantic morning walk

Shortly before spring festival 2012 my company goes to the countryside. We visit Cengcheng, a small village not far from Shenzhen. Y and I have avoided being seen together too often by our co-workers except for lunch which we usually…

“I can’t sleep, I’m too excited”

Ever since we met, Y and I have spent every single day together. It’s hard not to when you sit right next to each other in the office. This doesn’t mean that there weren’t times when we were apart, but…

How I turned my husband’s life upside down

In the autumn of 2012, my husband is a single guy in his thirties. He has broken up with his girlfriend only a few months before and isn’t looking for a new one. He plans to further his career and…

Pre-wedding photo shoot

Here is a selection of photos from our pre-wedding pictures shoot. We took all of the photos in Shenzhen, part of the shoot was in a studio and part of it was outdoors, close to the sea. Enjoy! Share the love and follow…

A day like a week like a month like a year

It took us a week to fall in love with each other. Two weeks to get together. On the weekend of the third week we were sitting on the carpet in Ys apartment, holding hands and laughing without end, both…

A night out at Christmas

At Christmas 2012, my boyfriend and me had been together for less than two weeks. We hadn’t yet made our relationship public, so our colleagues did not know for sure if we were together or not. Some already guessed we…

Falling in love over potato soup

One day in early December 2012 I invite Y and two friends to come to my place and eat homemade potato soup. It is the first weekend after I have started working in a Chinese advertising agency in Shenzhen and…

The last days of fall, the beginning of winter

It was in the last days of fall and at the beginning of winter. I had just started working in an advertising company in Shenzhen and was seated next to Y. From the first day, I loved working in that…