What I wore – February 2018

'Once winter sets in I must have the sun and warmth. I need to be in the sun' - Narciso Rodriguez Quick side boob by way of scene setting. Davy suffers really badly from SAD syndrome (seasonal affective disorder) which means as soon as Christmas is over he's as miserable Jordan in a polo neck. … Continue reading What I wore – February 2018

Simonside

Ever notice that the North East seems to have lots of places that are similarly named simply just to cause confusion? I was quite excited when I knew there was a Simonside on the metro line. I’d been wanting to climb up that big hill for ages. Imagine my disappointment when we alighted the train … Continue reading Simonside

Review: Sway – Verses from the Vault 1&2

'Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness' - Maya Angelou Music is undeniably one of my biggest passions which I don't get chance to wrote about nearly enough. That's my own fault really because I don't listen to as much new stuff as … Continue reading Review: Sway – Verses from the Vault 1&2

Pelaw

I’ve said this week in, week out for the last 3 months that South of the river is uncharted territory for this Newcastle lass. We really should have done these pubs first but it’s always easier to visit your locals without much extra effort and hands held up I know very little about Pelaw other … Continue reading Pelaw

Finding the perfect jeggings

‘I have jeggings to wear and worlds to conquer’ - Rachel Sklar Back in the 90s when the Top of the Pops was on a Thursday night, my bedroom wall was covered ceiling to floor in Backstreet Boys and we did our weekly shopping in Safeway I distinctly remember getting my first pair of boot … Continue reading Finding the perfect jeggings

Brockley Whins

I’ll make no secret of the fact the Brockley Whins may as well be on the moon as far as I’m concerned and has always been one of those stations that I’m always just passing through on my way to somewhere else so I was fully prepared for there not to be anywhere to grab … Continue reading Brockley Whins

Aspire Lounge, Manchester terminal 1

'Everything has changed. The flying has changed. The airports have changed' - Eydie Gorme My mum always said that holidays start at the airport and were as most of the time I would tend to agree, I've never been a massive fan of hanging around in busy departure lounges and paying twice the price for … Continue reading Aspire Lounge, Manchester terminal 1