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Month: August 2018

Cirque du Soleil OVO

Critically renowned as one of the most prestigious (if not the most prestigious) circus performance companies in the world Cirque du Soleil hit Newcastle’s Metro Radio Arena with their world touring performance of OVO this week. We were lucky enough…

Why I’m giving up social media

Here we go, eye rolls to the high hills. ‘Not another drama queen outburst from some jumped up online ‘influencer’ for page views’ I hear you say. I know it’s brash.  It’s bold. And for somebody who makes an income…

What Type of Travel Insurance Policy Do I Need?

According to data from the Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA), about 25% of travellers from the UK went abroad without a travel insurance policy in 2017. That number was even higher when the study focused only on millennials. 40%…

The Holy Hobo, Jesmond Review

The Newcastle restaurant scene is taking inspiration from London and Manchester as of late and really stepping up their game. With themed restaurants and bars making their presence known there’s absolutely no shortage of places to eat in Newcastle City…

Dirt Health, Clean eating in Newcastle | #dirtnotdiet – NOW CLOSED

If you’ve been following my Instagram over the last few weeks (let’s be honest if you’re not then you should be asking yourself why?) then you’ll see I’m fully immersing myself in a change of lifestyle. I’ve completely overhauled my…

hayu launches new Season 15 of KUWTK

Undoubtedly they are the most infamous family on the entire planet, Kim, Kourtney, Khloe, Kendal, Kylie and Kris return! That’s right the Kardashians are back with their 15th Season of Keeping up with the Kardashians and hayu treats UK fans…

5 Ways You Can Benefit from Using Credit Cards

Credit cards are often associated with having bad personal finances and viewed as a cause of long-term debt. However, this is not true. If they are used well, a credit card can offer many perks and may even help you…

Ensure a Parasite Free Pooch by Taking These 5 Precautions

Your dog can get very sick from parasite infestations. There are both internal and external parasites that you need to be cautious of. Internal parasites  include: •    Roundworm •    Hookworm •    Whipworm •    Different kinds of tapeworms •    Heartworms External…

5 Reasons to Take a Hike

We live in a world which is very much focused on being inside these days. But one of the greatest pleasure in life is enjoying the world in all its glory. And one of the best ways of doing this…

The Return of Lindisfarne Festival

The Northumberland coast has given you Lindisfarne the band, Lindisfarne Oysters and now this August sees the return of the award-winning Lindisfarne Festival. A three-day event overlooks the mythical & magical Holy Island. Boasting breath-taking views stretching from Goswick Sands…