Hull 2017: The Blade

In my last post about the goings on in Hull (UK City of Culture 2017), I mentioned the importance of the Renewable Energy industry in the future of the city. Basically, a big company called Siemens announced a big investment (lots of £££’s) and lots of jobs in Hull – its biggest project being wind turbines.

I can tell I’m thrilling you. It’s exciting for the city, I promise. In an effort to rouse more excitement around this, check out what landed in Queen Victoria’s Square…

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When taking ‘The Road Not Taken’

I’ve spent a lot of January so far, particularly this week, thinking about life and choices we (I) have to make at some point.

Not deciding anything, just, thinking.

Life has it’s tips and turns. It brings challenges. Sometimes, things will inspire you. Sometimes, they will try to break you. Sometimes, you can be inspired by something that tried to, or nearly did, break you.

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Mini Primark Haul: on the Hanger vs on a Human

I cannot be the only person who goes to Primark and is too lazy to try on the clothes. Unless I have hangers galore, I never went into the fitting rooms. Now I’m a bit more adult (still nowhere near full adult yet, don’t worry guys), I am a tiny bit more conscious with my money. Hence this mini haul.

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It’s time to get cultured.

For anyone who doesn’t know, the city I currently call home, Hull, is now the UK’s City of Culture for 2017! For as long as I’m living in Hull, I’m going to get involved and blog about all the amazing things happening in our city.

What does this mean for my blog?

It’s time to get viewing, reviewing, and cultured.

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LUSH Christmas Sales Haul!

Happy New Year everyone! Did you all have a lovely time?

I raided the sales in Harrogate this year – good and proper! I got myself loads of goodies, but I’m particularly happy with how I managed to do in the Lush sale. I was actually a couple of days later than I imagine most people are – we went shopping on the 28th – later than the Boxing Day madness.

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