Weight loss confession and 1st weight in

Its time to be honest about my weight and tackle it… If you follow me on Instagram or Facebook, you – no doubt you’ll have seen my posts in relation to joining slimming world recently. This is a huge deal for me and I wanted to share this. This post is pretty person and something I wanted to share with you all.  It was only till recently I began to realise how unhappy I was with myself and my weight. It got to the point where I was depressed, ashamed and even embarrassed but most of all, unhealthy. I often […]

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New year and new goals

Yes people, it is nearly that magical time of the year that you will start seeing the new year new me posts all over social media, but lets face it how many people actually change? In reality there will not be a lot of people who follow through with their life changing plans, but why do so many people give up if they are so determined to change what they see as areas of improvements in their lives? Please follow and like us:

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30 things to do before I’m 30

So, 30 things to do before I’m 30 –  next year I turn 29. I know right?             Where has time gone? With the big 30 creeping up, I thought why not make a list of ‘30 things before I am 30’ but why you may ask? I feel that I have been letting the years pass by without ticking off things that I’ve been meaning to do but never got around to doing or had motivation for. This year has been one of the most difficult of my life, having been in and out […]

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Being born and living with a heart condition…

This is a pretty personal subject matter for a blog post. Being ill lately has changed my outlook on life, the way I think and even kicked started some must needed changes in my life. I  have a need to write about it…  I was born with a congenital heart disease. It’s called Transposition of the Great Arteries. This is a condition which where the two major vessels that carry blood away from the heart — the aorta and the pulmonary artery — are switched (transposed). I had the senning procedure which saved my life otherwise I wouldn’t be here writing this blog post.  […]

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Review: Canteen & Cocktails, Norton

canteen and cocktails

Canteen & Cocktails is cocktail, restaurant & party venue offering food and drinks for every occasion. They are an Authentic American Pit Barbecue Restaurant in which are based in Norton and Newcastle, North East England.  It’s the perfect multi-purpose place to kick back and relax and enjoy good company whilst having food and sipping on a cocktail (or three). Its great place whether your having lunch with the girls, going for food with the family or feeling like a night-out.  It really can cater for any occasion and even offers Cocktail Masterclass’s as well as venue hire.  I only live […]

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Birthday, Excuses and Chocolate!

Chocolate – My biggest downfall! I really need to learn how to indulge without overindulging. I need to change my mindset and learn that you can have treats especially if its your birthday. Whats not OK, is to use this as excuse to ‘throw the towel’ in and give up. I’m not a quitter! I am ready to give myself a kick up the bottom and get back on my journey. I will be facing the scales tomorrow (wish me luck).  One of the main struggles with losing weight and eating properly is having to cut out the foods you […]

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