Archive of ‘lifestyle’ category

SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING NEW ft. JOANIE CLOTHING

SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING NEW (ft. Joanie Clothing) Recently, a lot of my posts have featured Manchester vintage-inspired brand, Joanie Clothing – and for this, I make no apologies. I’ve finally found an affordable fashion brand that plays to the twee-loving side of my personal style and matches both vintage and modern pieces alike.  Even though […] Read more…

A LITTLE BIRDIE TOLD ME…

A LITTLE BIRDIE TOLD ME… Have you ever reached a point where you feel you’re living life on repeat? Silencing the alarm only to wake and follow the same routine each day? Every day passing much the same with little to set each apart? Last month, I felt this way. I’d return home from work to […] Read more…

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JANE EYRE AT THE LOWRY, SALFORD

Jane Eyre at The Lowry, Salford Oppression, injustice and the fight for independence, themes you’d expect to find in any modern day drama but it’s Brontë’s Jane Eyre we’re referring to, a book that was written almost 170 years ago. Now re-imagined and brought to life by the National Theatre, Jane Eyre at The Lowry, Salford, […] Read more…

JOANIE CLOTHING WEDDING PHOTOSHOOT

JOANIE’S WEDDING PHOTOSHOOT :: BEHIND THE SCENES

JOANIE’S WEDDING PHOTOSHOOT Whether you’re a blushing bride-to-be, or a glamour seeking wedding guest, the recent launch of Joanie’s wedding range is music to any vintage loving girl’s ears. As I was invited to take part in Joanie’s wedding photoshoot to celebrate their new edit, I thought I’d share my behind the scenes diary.  Read more…

The Wind in the Willows :: The Lowry, Salford

The Wind in the Willows at The Lowry, Salford Poop Poop! Who remembers Kenneth Grahame’s classic tale, The Wind in the Willows, from their childhood days? I’ve no doubt many primary teachers tried to introduce me to this classic text, but somehow, it passed me by. Arriving to see The Wind in the Willows at […] Read more…

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RUSH HAIR BLOGGER EVENT AT DEANSGATE, MANCHESTER

Rush Hair Manchester Blogger Event It seems that last Thursday was the night to be seen in Manchester as a whole host of events were taking place in the city centre: fashion bloggers, lifestyle bloggers, fitness bloggers, beauty bloggers, no matter your field, there was a Manchester blogger event for you. I could tell you […] Read more…

LEAVING TEACHING ONE YEAR ON :: MY STORY

LEAVING TEACHING ONE YEAR ON :: MY STORY

    LEAVING TEACHING :: ONE YEAR ON Who could deny that autumn is on its way? Darker nights are drawing in, mornings are laced with dew and there’s a cooler nip in the evening air. I’ve said it before but, to me, the change between August and September always feels greater than any other seasonal […] Read more…

FESTIVAL WEAR FOR THE INTROVERT

FESTIVAL WEAR FOR THE INTROVERT

FESTIVAL WEAR FOR THE INTROVERT Festival dressing: the mere thought of it brings me out in a cold, cold sweat. Get it right and you’re the belle of the festival arena stomping until the early hours of the morning, get it wrong and you’re doomed to chafing, blistering and sunburn and an early night under the stars. Some […] Read more…

Kendal Calling 2016

KENDAL CALLING 2016 :: #MAKEITAYAYDAY

Kendal Calling 2016 :: #MakeItAYayDay You know how I pledged to make 2016 a year of action, a year where I’d make some positive changes in my life? Do more, work less, see more, worry less? Well, last weekend, I was able to add a little more action to my 2016 list of adventures when […] Read more…

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