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2016- The Best Year

You probably read that and internally screamed BREXIT! TRUMP! CELEBRITY DEATHS! TOBLERONE! And yes, undeniably this year has had lots of dark, sad moments. However, in these days between Christmas and New Year (which I like to call ‘Inbetweenmas’) I like to look back and reflect on the past 12 months. And actually they’ve been bloody brilliant. So I thought I’d share some of the happiness and light, the big heart-burstingly joyous things and the tiny pieces of glitter, plus some of the  ...

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A Blue Christmas

I love Christmas. I love the tinsel, the tat, the sense of goodwill to all and mostly, I love the pigs in blankets. I’ve always been fortunate enough to be ensconced within the bosom of loved ones at this time of year, always felt the warm fuzzy glow of giving and generally felt a real happiness as I snuggle into my Christmas jumper. This year I feel different. I’ve made no secret of the fact on this ‘ere blog that I struggle with mental illness. That sometimes everything is TOO HARD and I  ...

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Using Hypnosis to Treat Anxiety

I make no secret of the fact that I’m a worry wart. I’ve written before about my daily tussles with my Anxiety Goblin and the things I do to cope with those feelings and how to be cute to myself when it all gets a bit out of hand and overwhelming. Recently, I’ve found the Goblin being a little bit more shouty and vocal than usual. I’m not massively surprised about this. Lots of things in my life have changed over the last few months, I’ve been exhaustingly busy  ...

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East, Eats and Drinks, Eats and Drinks, Feel-Good, Lifestyle, London, Restaurants and bars

Little Nan’s Bar

All over London there are hidden gems. Little restaurants you may not have heard of, museums showcasing weird and wonderful items and bars that will serve you the world’s greatest alcoholic beverages in pretty much any receptable you can imagine. I’m super lucky that with this ‘ere blog I get to regularly exercise my curious nature and investigate lots of these sparkling big smoke diamonds. However, I feel like I peaked last week with a visit to Little Nan’s Rio Bar. Hidden away underneath  ...

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