Road to the Great North Run 2018

'It's not exactly the most relaxing activity, granted, but I always imagine I'm sweating out all the things weighing on my mind' - Becca Fitzpatrick If the best ideas are born out of necessity then what are the worse ideas born out of? Boredom? Perhaps. Insanity? Possibly. Being drunk. Definitely. Rewind to 2017 and I'm … Continue reading Road to the Great North Run 2018

Review: Pizza Punks Newcastle 

'Pizza makes me think that anything is possible' - Henry Rollins I've said before and I'll say it again that write a blog has opened a lot of doors for me. One of the great things about it is being able to collobrate with like minded people and peruse my passion for writing. When Aaron … Continue reading Review: Pizza Punks Newcastle 

Terrorist Attacks, Tom from McFly & The Butterfly Effect

'Destiny means there are opportunities to turn right or left, but fate is a one-way street' - Paulo Coelho I’ll be 100% open and honest this post is 95% excuse to share my selfie with Tom from McFly again and I have no shame in admitting that. What is a bit of an interesting story though, … Continue reading Terrorist Attacks, Tom from McFly & The Butterfly Effect

Review: Tiger Hornsby, Newcastle

'A cocktail done right can really show your guests that you care' - Danny Meyer Despite it opening a few years ago, this week was the first time I’d set foot in Tiger Hornsby. In fact this week was the first time I’d been down this area of the Quayside in many many years. The … Continue reading Review: Tiger Hornsby, Newcastle

Maxine combats bullying with the No Offence Fence

'We focus so much on our differences, and that is creating, I think, a lot of chaos and negativity and bullying in the world. And I think if everybody focused on what we all have in common - which is - we all want to be happy' - Ellen DeGeneres I think bullying is something … Continue reading Maxine combats bullying with the No Offence Fence

Colour by Numbers: Shades of sporting success

'The World Cup is a very complicated tournament - six games, seven if you make it to the final - and maybe if you lose one game you're out, even if you're the best' - Pele  Football. Whether you love it or hate it it’s been hard to avoid this summer and although I would … Continue reading Colour by Numbers: Shades of sporting success

Reasons why your car hates you

'There is a stigma in our sport that men are the better drivers. People think that, because the men compete in two-man and four-man, they are more versatile and that the women aren't great drivers’ - Elana MeyersI think if I were to write a list of things I love to do in order of … Continue reading Reasons why your car hates you