Category Archives: In The News

Leaving on a Jetplane: American Odyssey Volume 2

So, the time has finally arrived! By the time this post is up, Ben and I should be at Heathrow awaiting our departure to Newark Airport, and our ten days in the USA. We’ll be staying in New York for … Continue reading

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To Vote Or Not To Vote Should Not Be The Question

(Image: dawgpoundnation.com) If you live in the UK, you may be aware of a teeny tiny event event taking place on 7th May (unless you’ve been hiding under a rock). In just under a month’s time we will be taking to … Continue reading

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Time Travel: 5 Places in History

It is a truth universally acknowledged by those who know me that I am a massive history nerd. It’s something I inherited from my father, and the enduring reason for me choosing a History degree at university. I have always … Continue reading

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The Liebster Award

So the other day I found myself at work at an ungodly hour, hardly able to keep my eyes open. Idly I opened my WordPress app, to find I had a comment waiting for me. The lovely Jessica from This … Continue reading

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Anniversary Celebrations: Jackson & Rye, Hawksmoor and Herons

A couple of weeks ago was a day like any other, a Tuesday which had nothing out of the ordinary going for it except for two things. Firstly, we had snow. An actual layer of snow landed on the ground … Continue reading

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Reflecting on Tragedy: Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité

Today I had intended to publish posts on a much-loved new winter coat and the first in my 52 Books Challenge, but what with the shocking news from Paris over the last 24 hours, I felt that these were just … Continue reading

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Say Hello To My Little Friend…

So today heralded a very exciting development in my blogosphere. Off the back of some Christmas money and plentiful advice from my technical advisor (Ben), I headed off to Jessops and came back the proud owner of this… This baby … Continue reading

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