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Month: August 2017

What’s on Penrith: Football Golf | Penrith Golf Center

Whenever I tell people I’m heading to The Lake District to visit my Grandparents they always seem to get excited. Do they know something I don’t? The rolling hills and endless lakes are beautiful. I get it. It’s a stunning…

8 Foodie Throwbacks From The 80s

Whether you were a child of the decade or just a fan of the time, you can’t deny – the eighties were fun! Many a children’s party featured jelly and ice-cream, sausage rolls and gigantic cans of Coke with those…

Fitness & Fashion Can Coexist: Pick Workout Wear That Makes A Statement

If you are a lady who loves to look stylish (aren’t we all?!), then the chances are that when it comes to your workout wear, you are somewhat picky about what you will and will not wear. Whether you are…

Belmio Coffee

As you know my favourite tipple of the non-alcoholic nature is green tea so when I was asked to review a fabulous array of coffee capsules I had to turn to the coffee connoisseur of the family; my mum. Now…

Why you need Sunglasses, Handbags, Shoes & Watches in your life!

I’ve said it before there are four things that you should always invest properly in when it comes to your fashion wardrobe. Great quality shoes, handbags, watches and sunglasses. These four items when you buy quality really make a difference…

Bucket List: Dining over Newcastle in the Sky

In need of a new profile picture, I was desperate to head to Events in the Sky. So when it arrived in Newcastle I just knew I had to take a flight. In case you’ve never seen an Events in…

Oh Grow Up!

Ever since I can remember my Grandma has had the most beautiful garden. She lives in the Lake District and she has a sprawling space of perfectly pruned, planted and potted florals. It really is gorgeous. Myself, on the other…

The Cocktail Man – Butterfly Martini Gift Box

Quirky gifts are one of those things I’m always on the look out for. I love nothing better than giving a gift that’s not generic nor has it come from a generic store. When The Cocktail Man, James Vyse asked…

How you can avoid an Instagram Shadowban plus FREE eBook

Myth: A shadowban isn’t real. What is a shadowban? This is a term associated with Instagram whereby Instagram hides your account from everybody who isn’t already following you. So all those hashtags you’ve spent ages adding, yup, they’re pointless as…

Restaurant Week: Cabana, Brasillian

Probably, I’m a little bit of a self-confessed foodie. So when it comes to Restaurant Week in Newcastle I’m always up for trying places I wouldn’t necessarily go to. Last Monday I headed back from The Lake District for the…