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Matilda the Musical in Manchester

One of the perks of running an organisation like WeBlogNorth and being a blogger, is getting to do really cool sh*t like going to events, press-nights and openings. This week, I got to see the stage production that seems to strike a chord with everyone aged 25 and above (*cough*), Matilda the Musical, in Manchester….Continue reading

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Feeling special with Peter Jackson The Jeweller and Links of London

For those of you that follow me, you’ll know that I’m the Founder of WeBlogNorth and that less than two months ago, I hosted the second annual Northern Blog Awards. Being the host and Founder, means I have to make a welcome speech to circa 250 people, on stage, just me! It’s therefore integral that I feel the best and the most confident I can feel and part of this is looking and feeling great in my skin.

So that meant an amazing dress, hair and make-up but also the special finishing touches, which this year, came from Peter Jackson the Jeweller and was something special by Links of London. Continue reading

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in Interiors, Lifestyle

Parents listen! The 5 benefits of sleeping on wool, with The Wool Room

Sleep. Lack of it. Since becoming a mum, I obsess about sleep as I know lots of you do too. I’m not getting enough at the best of times but when I do, I want to maximise it and make it the best possible sleep I can…the most comfortable sleep! In the uncharacteristically hot nights of late, I have been so relieved that we sleep on wool bedding and then when the temperatures drop, we don’t have to get out a new duvet. Wondering what I’m talking about? I did too, when I attended an event and listened to someone talk about the benefits of sleeping on wool…I thought I’d glaze over in honesty, but when The Wool Room** said they could guarantee a better night’s sleep whatever the weather, my ears pricked (along with about 30 other mums in the room!). Here’s why…Continue reading

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