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A Spontaneous Day Trip To Manchester

A Spontaneous Day Trip To Manchester

Since I moved to Nottingham I have gotten it into my head that I’ve moved so far north that I might as well be in Yorkshire. This belief is what led me to booking a spontaneous train ticket to Manchester on Saturday. I’ve spent a […]

An Autumn Book Haul

An Autumn Book Haul

I’ve been slack with reading this year. According to Goodreads (let’s be pals!) I’ve only read 10 books this year. Ten! How terrible is that? I always find that I don’t really want to read during the summer, or I just don’t have the time […]

23 At 23 – 23 Things I’ve Learned In 23 Years Of Life

23 At 23 – 23 Things I’ve Learned In 23 Years Of Life

Today is my twenty third birthday – here are twenty three things I’ve learned in my twenty three years of life

How To Spend 24 Hours In Edinburgh

How To Spend 24 Hours In Edinburgh

With it’s charming old buildings and quaint cobblestone streets, Edinburgh is the perfect place for a short city break. It has everything you could possibly want in a city; an historic old town, a new town full of high street stores for some retail therapy, […]

5 Creepy Podcasts You Need To Be Listening To

5 Creepy Podcasts You Need To Be Listening To

When the podcast Serial came out in 2014, and everyone started raving about how good it was, I vowed to listen to it. That was 3 years ago and I still haven’t listened to it.  I put it off for so long because I couldn’t see the point in listening to someone talk […]

September Round-Up: A Lot Of Time In London

September Round-Up: A Lot Of Time In London

September has been a bit of a weird one for me; it’s felt like the longest month of the year but not in an oh god this month is dragging when will it end?! kind of way, but in the sense that so much has happened. I’ve […]

A Travelling Fairground and Nostalgic Thoughts

A Travelling Fairground and Nostalgic Thoughts

I’m sitting here listening to the faint din of the travelling fairground that’s recently arrived in my town. It comes every year, in mid-September, and takes over the same park.   I grew up in the house exactly opposite the park so the sound of music banging, […]