4 Alternative Ideas For Collectables

As humans, we love to collect and we tend to do it purely out of satisfaction. Coming up with different or alternative ideas for collectables can be tricky. There are some collectables which are “on trend” and the latest thing which everyone else seems to be collecting. I’ve put together a few alternative ideas for collectables below!   Clothing This is something which I actually…

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3 Tips for Centring Yourself

Stress. No one likes it, no one asks for it, and probably all of us would vote to eliminate it from our lives as much as possible, if we got the opportunity. And yet, stress happens, and from time to time, we all end up in situations where stress seems to be the primary feature of our everyday existence. You need to take time out…

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The Cat’s Whiskers – York Cat Cafe

I want to begin this blog post/review by stating that I am reviewing my experience at The Cat’s Whiskers as I enjoyed my experience so much. I have in no way received any compensation for this review. As it was bank holiday Monday, my family and I decided to check out the York cat cafe for ourselves, as we all love cats. We decided to…

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Driving In 2019 & How The Rules Have Changed

Driving in 2019 is interesting, as the laws around driving are continuously updating throughout the year. 2018 also saw a lot of major changes to the world of driving, so I’ve put together a list of some of the changes which have come into effect over the past couple of years.   The way the MOT test works has changed slightly There are now five…

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A Relaxing Stay At Cheeky Chicken Cottage

My mum and I recently booked a little break away at Cheeky Chicken Cottage in Huby, North Yorkshire (near Easingwold). As our stay was so wonderful, I’ve decided to write up a review of our stay (which we paid for ourselves) as we had such a brilliant time and we really enjoyed ourselves during a relaxing two day stay. Cheeky Chicken Cottage is located on…

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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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Upcoming Adventures:


February 2019 – Leeds
March 2019 – Manchester
April 2019 – Harrogate & Hull
May 2019 – Yorkshire Spa Break
June 2019 – Disney Land Paris
August 2019 – Leeds