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January 2016

Books, Culture, Lifestyle, Lists

Book Nook: My All Time Favourite Children’s Books!

A¬†little while ago I wrote a post about which books I’d class as my all time favourite reads. I decided not to include any kids books, mainly because I decided they deserved a whole post by themselves. The books I grew up loving, reading time and time again with thumbed corners and broken spines became like old friends, and are still the tomes I turn to when I want to read something comforting and familiar. I believe that the best children’s books are ones that can also be  ...

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Eats and Drinks, Eats and Drinks, Lifestyle, London, Restaurants and bars, West-End

Dinner at Lotus

Before I headed off to the land of glitter and boos/hisses (panto for those non-thesps), I scurried along to a beautiful new Indian restaurant right in the heart of theatreland for some GRUB. Now, I am no stranger to a curry house. I went to University in Birmingham, so we practically lived on the stuff. HECK I’ve even been thrown out of four different curry houses in Selly Oak for being too drunk in slutty fancy dress. But, ahem, that’s another story. Lotus is totally different  ...

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Cancer- A Real Pain in the Tit

This is my best friend Izzy. She’s 28, she likes craft beer, classical music and cricket. Last month, another thing beginning with ‘C’ made an entrance into her life, albeit a very unwelcome one. After discovering a lump in her boob, Izzy was diagnosed with breast cancer. She asked if she could write a few guest posts on this old blog as a way of venting, explaining and processing everything, and so here’s the first.  ...

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