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Eleven Days of Separation

Eleven Days of Separation

Written 11th February 2020 I’m going to write this to document our separation however I’m unsure whether it will ever be published. It will depend on how things go and whether Ric is happy with me publishing it. I’m going to write it anyway. In times of stress, I find getting my thoughts out in my writing very helpful.  Let’s start at the beginning… Eleven days ago, on the 1st of February, my husband and I decided that our marriage…

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Partition at Leeds Playhouse Review

Partition at Leeds Playhouse Review

As an ex drama teacher, I still have a love of theatre and performance so when Blog Up North gives me the opportunity to write a Leeds Playhouse review I snap their hand off! I went to see Partition in November 2018 in the Leeds Playhouse Pop Up Theatre. I wasn’t sure what to expect but I was pleasantly surprised! In 1947, up to two million people died due to the divide of British India. Until 7:30pm on Wednesday 7th…

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Diggerland Yorkshire | AD

Diggerland Yorkshire | AD

Living in Wakefield, I’d heard of Diggerland. However, I didn’t realise it was only a 15 minute drive away! The last time I looked into it Lucas was just a toddler so I decided to wait till he was older. Jump forward a couple of years and we were invited by Diggerland to visit the Yorkshire park and write this very post!

BoomChikkaBoom – Messy Playa

BoomChikkaBoom – Messy Playa

Chances are, if you live in the West Yorkshire area and have a child, you will have heard of BoomChikkaBoom. Faye and her team are quickly becoming on of the biggest children’s entertainers in our area. When you attend one of their events, it’s easy to see why! Lucas, Sienna and I got involved in some messy play fun with them!

The Birth of Baby Girl

The Birth of Baby Girl

My first birth story was a funny tale, punctuated with comedy moments from my Mum. It ended with a beautiful baby boy. This one isn’t as funny, but it was a positive water birth experience and ended with a beautiful baby girl.

Piglets Adventure Farm – Egg-Stravaganza! 

Piglets Adventure Farm – Egg-Stravaganza! 

Easter Monday – be lazy and hang around the house all day thinking about the impending doom of work the next day OR go out for the day, doing something fun and helping you forget about said responsibilities that follow? Looking for things to do with kids at Easter? Check out Piglets Adventure Farm, near York, to review their Easter Egg-Stravaganza like we did!