Review: Bongos Bingo Newcastle

'Every woman needs a girls' night out'- Genesis Rodriguez I was relatively late to the Bongos Bingo party; I thought it was a slow burner publicity wise and admittedly hadn't really heard much about it. Until me and 9 others bought tickets for Carrie's 30th birthday the other week and turns out everyone I told … Continue reading Review: Bongos Bingo Newcastle

A Birthday Ode to ‘My Friend Carrie’

'At every stage of my career I have had interesting and cordial colleagues, some of whom have become very close friends' - Daniel Nathans One of the benefits of being an army brat and moving country every 3 years for most of my childhood means I've always been pretty good at making friends. I have … Continue reading A Birthday Ode to ‘My Friend Carrie’

How to humidity-proof your hair on holiday

'The key to beautiful, frizz-free curls in the summer is to keep hair healthy' - Jillian Hervey Once upon a time, not so long ago I was obsessed OBSESSED with my hair and how it looked, not being happy unless it was absolutely pa pa pa poker straighter. Problem is, it's got an annoying natural … Continue reading How to humidity-proof your hair on holiday

My Year on the Metro: A Review

Since starting the blog I've always been looking for new and interesting things to write about. A lot of the local stuff I've done like the Newcastle upon Tyne walking tour and Ouseburn pub crawl have both done consistently well and I enjoy creating content that people find useful. Back in 2013 someone actually started … Continue reading My Year on the Metro: A Review

Hebburn

Had we done our research properly or put anything thought whatsoever into the order of which we were going to review all the pubs on the metro line, we probably might have decided to end in Newcastle City Centre or at the Coast to create some kind of celebratory atmosphere. We have no such organisational … Continue reading Hebburn