Tag Archives: Manchester

Snow Day

For the past couple of months we’ve been forecast snow but it’s always turned out to be disappointingly sleety, so I was surprised to wake up to actual snow on Thursday morning (or #thundersnow as it was dubbed on Twitter. … Continue reading

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Midnight Walk for St Ann’s Hospice

As if one 10k charity event wasn’t enough this year, on Friday I agreed to accompany my mum on a 10k walk. 10k, easy! I thought. I can do that in my sleep. And I almost had to, as the … Continue reading

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Motivation: Running a 10k

Motivation is a subject that interests me a lot – especially those times when I am sadly lacking in it! Last year I ended up reading a lot about personality types (search Myers Briggs if you’re interested), and a lot … Continue reading

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My First Vintage Kilo Sale

It’s no secret that I loves me some vintage. I’ve been buying it since I was 16 from boutiques and charity shops, but in all this time I’d never ventured to a kilo sale (you buy clothing by weight rather … Continue reading

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Fashion’s Night Out: Vintage Pop Up

Last week, Vogue’s Fashion’s Night Out event came to my home city of Manchester for the first time… well, we do like to shop up here! There were fashion talks, catwalks (and cultural walks), band performances, DJ sets, makeovers and … Continue reading

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Getting ready for my first 10k

If you’ve been hanging around this blog for a year, you may have seen that last year I did my first 5k, a Race for Life event to raise money for Cancer Research. I loved it and the plan was … Continue reading

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Judy’s Comes to Manchester

If something is worth getting up early on a Saturday morning for, you know it must be pretty good. And Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair is just one such thing… Judy’s is a top-notch vintage fair which travels around the UK’s … Continue reading

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Random Wall Art

You know some days you’re just having a really crappy miserable day. You’re in a grump, you have an argument, your umbrella breaks, you get rained on… And then you walk round the corner to see a giant blue tit … Continue reading

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My Favourite Christmas Traditions

I’ll admit it, I am a massive sucker for Christmas traditions. My boyfriend thinks I’m mad and a little bit boring for sticking to the same thing year after year, but it’s like a familiar old sweater – it’s comforting. … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas at Chorlton Arts Festival Hub

How the heck are there only two weeks left until Christmas? We’ve been so busy with fairs recently that it has really crept up to the point where even Amazon is telling me I’ve only got eight days to get … Continue reading

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