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?

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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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Stockton International Riverside Festival returns

Stockton International Riverside Festival (SIRF)

The festival returned but this time it was bigger and better than the last. Stockton International Riverside Festival known as SIRF usually takes place in late summer and lasts about four days. There is something for everyone and a whole weekend of fun you just can’t afford to miss out. It is in the town called Stockton-On-Tees in North East, England.   This year was even bigger as the festival hosted a huge party on Stockton’s Riverside to mark 30 years of SIRF. There was entertainment for both kids and the big kids alike, those who enjoy the artistic things in life and […]

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