Hi world. Life got a bit hectic in June. Which is odd as I would never have June down as a ‘hectic’ month but it was. We all have times in our lives where things get mad busy and this was mine. For those that don’t know what I do for a living, I work … More Where did June go?
You cannot beat the feeling of standing outside in the sunshine just taking it all in. I love British summer time (after I have taken my antihistamine as hayfever is a little bitch) the smell of pollen, green fields and the cool summer breeze on your skin. I love just stopping, for just five minutes to … More Pub or Run? This isn’t going to be easy.
I work in the sporting world and I love it, especially event days. The buzz of sharing celebrating cup winners over twitter to marshalling athletes around the mix zone that I grew up watching (Dwan Chambers – top bloke) to the atmosphere in the tunnel at a Premier football club making sure you are ready for anything. … More I was never sporty spice
I may be Southen but at heart I am basically Northern. Moving away from the North was hard. I mean where else can you wish complete strangers good morning and get a smile back? And the petrol costs?!! Are petrol stations down south basically gold? Anyway that is another story for another day .. I visited York … More Cafe Tour – Yorkshire Edition
It is that time again where I get my friends together to try out one of the many independent East London cafes. As it is Easter I have a bit of time at home due to the long weekend so Emily (my cake partner in crime) suggested a cafe 100m from her flat in the Olympic village … More East London cafe Tour – Stratford
I love food. I love Leeds. So what better combination that getting food in Leeds. I stand by the fact that Leeds is the best place for independent cafes, restaurants & bars in a city in the UK and Bundobust proves just that. I ventured back up North at the weekend to visit friends which meant going … More Budobust – A taste of Leeds Indian delights
I love to bake and this one is a simple on anyone can master, from absolute beginners to wanna-be Mary Berry pros. My mum, who is strong on the cooking front by a long shot can even make a mean one of these so get into the kitchen and be ready to impress your friends or … More My Vicky Sponge Recipe
Anyone has ever moved knows what a long and painful process it can be. So here are my top tips for anyone that has ever had to move .. even if it is across the hall. Clear all junk before you even dream of starting to pack. Be realistic what you want to keep. This … More Relocation, relocation, relocation
Where do you see yourself in 5 years time? I cringe at that question every time. I was invited back to my University to help give a career talk to student journos, from broadcast, music and sport. I remember attending this lecture when I was a student, we had the social media guy from the … More My story so far – Staffordshire Uni Alumni
I love cake. I also love coffee. I really enjoy a cafe. So after seeing Time Outs post on the 19 best cafes in East London I thought let’s make this a mini tour. I have a close friend who lives in Stratford, Emily, she will be the sexy one outside of all the cafes. … More East London Cafe Tour begins