Books

REVIEW: The Water Gypsy by Julie Ann Godson

Synopsis: AT DUSK on a snowy evening in 1766 a tired young couple – hardly more than children at 21 and 20 – made out the welcoming lights burning in the windows of the creaky old Berkshire manor house that was to be their home. He was William Flower, 2nd Viscount Ashbrook, 3rd Baron Castle Durrow… Continue reading REVIEW: The Water Gypsy by Julie Ann Godson

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FILM REVIEW: Before We Go (2014)

I stumbled across this film on Netflix whilst searching for an easy watch film for that evening. I immediately recognised both actors in the picture still. Chris Evans, aka Captain America and Alice Eve. I later discovered that this film was Chris Evans' directorial debut, which I think made me love the film all that… Continue reading FILM REVIEW: Before We Go (2014)

TV & Film

Doctor Who Series 11 – Ep 3 – Rosa – REVIEW

My mind is blown. Taking on such an important story and such a delicate story was a brave move, of which I was nervous about how they would handle it. From start to finish I was enthralled. I laughed, I cried, I was angry and I felt helpless. This has got to be the most… Continue reading Doctor Who Series 11 – Ep 3 – Rosa – REVIEW

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Top 10 Films I Still Need To See!

I need to hold my hands up. There are still many 'classic' films that I am yet to see, and in this blog post I shall confess to those films. I actually watch films quite a lot, but I watch a lot of my favourites on repeat. So here are the 10 films that I… Continue reading Top 10 Films I Still Need To See!

lifestyle

The top 4 ways I earn an extra income

We all love the idea of earning a bit of spare cash to help out with life, whether it's for birthdays or to treat yourself to that handbag you've wanted for ages! Over the past year, I have discovered simple ways to earn a bit of money on the side. Now, I will say that… Continue reading The top 4 ways I earn an extra income

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Our 4 Year Anniversary Weekend

So on Saturday the 11th August, my boyfriend and I celebrated 4 years together! Can't bloody believe I have actually put up with another human being that long! Every year we go away for our anniversary, only for the weekend, but its just our thing. This year, we decided to go the Airbnb route, which… Continue reading Our 4 Year Anniversary Weekend

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The ultimate playlist for a 90s child

Hola! So today I thought I would share with you 40 songs that are on my ultimate throwback playlist. I am always looking for 'old school' songs and have over the last few weeks accumulated a fair list, so I thought I would share! I definitely listen to more 00s songs than I do chart… Continue reading The ultimate playlist for a 90s child

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The realities of working for the NHS

I think most people are aware to certain degree the strain the NHS are under. For just under 2 years, I worked in the Radiology department of a very busy hospital in Sussex. I witnessed such a change in not only the physical area I worked in, but the difference in staff around me. The… Continue reading The realities of working for the NHS