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November 2013

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Lovely Little Language Scraps of Late

So it’s official. The OED word of the year is ‘selfie’. Regardless of what you may think of the burgeoning trend for smartphone self-snapping, I do think it is a wonderfully current and topical choice, encompassing our reliance on social media and disposable imagery. Personally I’m quite partial to a cheeky selfie every now and then, mainly because it enables me to play daily editions of ‘The Ugly Face Game’ with my pals over whatsapp and snapchat, where  ...

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Eats and Drinks, Eats and Drinks, Home, Lifestyle

Cheese and Wine Party or DAIRY AND PLONK NIGHT

We’re settling into the wonderfully glitter and innuendo filled world of panto beautifully. Costumes are being fitted, cows are being milked, giants are being thwarted (SORRY SPOILER ALERT) and most importantly the cast are bonding. We decided the only fitting way to celebrate the start of the festive season was to throw a cheese and wine party at our digs. STILTON and BAKED CAMEMBERT and PROSECCO and MERLOT OH MY. Stellar way to kick off rehearsals. I’d love to properly blog  ...

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Culture, Events, London, Music, Theatre, Theatre, Uncategorized

Song of the Single Girl: Still Single

Well greetings to you my lovely blog readers. How are you? Oh good, I’m so glad. Yes, I’m fine actually, trundling along nicely up in panto-land, inhaling glitter stage left, right and centre and brushing up my OH NO WE DON’T’s wonderfully! Now, if you’re a regular reader of this here blog, you’ll no doubt be aware that against ALL THE ODDS I am in fact still single. Some of you have read along with me as I navigate the treacherous world of Online  ...

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Eats and Drinks, Eats and Drinks, Lifestyle, London, Pubs, Restaurants and bars, South

Pub Pondering: The White Hart, Waterloo

The alternative title for this post is ‘The Day I Spent Seven Hours at the Pub’. SEVEN HOURS. Don’t worry guys, I know I am a massive legend. But spending such a lengthy period in a pub is just so easy to do when one spends it in the likes of The White Hart. I can’t help but just j’adore these little back-street boozers that are dotted around Waterloo. I posted recently about another one, The King’s Arms, and they’re just SO LOVELY. I holed up in  ...

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