Review: 5IVE & Mecca Bingo York

PLEASE NOTE: Always Be Gamble Aware and please play responsibly. As a wonderful pre-Christmas treat, the people of York were treated to a performance from reformed band 5IVE at Mecca Bingo York. Mecca Bingo York is located on Fishergate, which is just on the out-skirts of York city centre. For this event, I was invited along to attend by Mecca Bingo’s lovely PR team. I was…

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Get Festive Season Ready With River Island

The festive season is well and truly upon us. I like my sequins and glitter all year round, but this time of year is when most people like a bit of sparkle in their outfits. The very kind people at River Island recently offered me the opportunity to choose some dresses and accessories to feature in a blog post. I have put together two wonderful…

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Review: Winter Hyper Japan 2018 – Getting Into The Festive Spirit

In November, I attended the Winter Hyper Japan at Olympia London, as I was invited by their press team and a day of Japanese pop culture sounded fab. I invited my friend Lucy along with me, as I know she also likes Japanese culture. We had to get our trains super early from York, to change in Doncaster so that we could then get on…

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LRR x PLT – Motivate Yourself With A New Activewear Wardrobe

Christmas has arrived – almost. Soon we will be stuffing our faces with delicious festive foods – I certainly know I will be. However, after Christmas is over, I struggle to get back into the swing of things again. Last year I collaborated with the fashion brand Pretty Little Thing, who got in touch again this year to ask if I would be interested in…

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Blogmas: Whittard Mint Hot Chocolate

Today’s Blogmas post is a review of Whittard Mint Hot Chocolate. Christmas to many makes us think of tasty, warm drinks to help get us through the cold weather. An old age favourite with regards to hot chocolates, I am reviewing Whittard’s Mint Hot Chocolate. I do work for Whittard’s in my day job currently, so I have tried many of their hot chocolates from…

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I'm Louise, a 28 year old blogger living in York. I also work as a medical receptionist and I'm currently a trainee teaching assistant. This is my corner of the internet, in which I cover topics such as mental health, travel, fashion, lifestyle and so much more!

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February 2019 – Leeds
March 2019 – Manchester
April 2019 – Harrogate & Hull
June 2019 – Disney Land Paris
August 2019 – Leeds