2018-10-15

New Autumn Winter Menu – Grill in The Park

The Worsley Marriott Hotel is somewhere that we have visited on a few occasions and when we were invited back to try the new menu, in the newly refurbished restaurant,  Grill in the Park, we could not say no! Situated in the grounds of this idyllic hotel and country club, The Worsley Marriott offers a
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The myth that boys hurt girls because they like them

Every girl has been told at some point in her life that if a boy pulls your hair, hurts you or does things to annoy you when you are growing up, it’s not because they are being mean, its because they actually like you and have no way to express their feelings. The only thing
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PRESS RELEASE – Jamie Raven Magic UK Tour

JAMIE RAVEN MAKING MAGIC UK Tour 2018 “HIS TRICKS HAVE A TWIST AT THE END TO BAMBOOZLE EVEN THE MOST CYNICAL AND SEEN IT-ALL CROWDS” The Stage Britain’s Got Talent Finalist, Jamie Raven, is proud to announce the UK tour of his brand new show, Making Magic – a look at how magicians do what they do. “HE HAS
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Fortnite – The Game That Changed my Son

It was December 2017 when my son, Nathan, started playing Fortnite. I was fed up of the sitting room being hogged by video games on the Xbox that for his Christmas I redecorated his bedroom and moved the console into his room. I was recovering from being in hospital and having the sofa and TV
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Shopping on WISH – A gift guide of things you don’t want to buy

Disclaimer I love Wish, and many nights I find myself looking at random things on there wondering if it’s legit. If there is wine involved I normally hit the buy button and 4 weeks later have a fright when random stuff arrives at my door. This post is not sponsored in any way, nor am
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Home Schooling – why was this the best move for my child

September 2017 saw my little boy start high school. Within the first few weeks of him being there, I could see the passion for learning, which he had only months before at primary, start to fade away. Little comments were made about not being creative enough, not learning anything new because there were always SATS
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Discussing sexuality with your child

The topic of sexuality and gender is one that is discussed more freely with the current generation.  As a parent, I will honestly hold my hand up and say that I do not fully understand, the now vast, list of labels that are associated with sexuality and gender that are in use by today’s society.
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Feeling Duped – When professionalism goes wrong

Content Warning This post contains topics of an adult nature (and I wonder why most of my search terms are about male genitalia!) I would like to make it clear I am not a prude. If you have read my blog before, met me in person or know of any of my hilarious dating fails,
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Why Season 2 of 13 Reasons Why is even worse

TRIGGER WARNING – THIS POST TALKS ABOUT THE GRAPHIC NATURE OF 13 REASONS WHY SEASON 2, MENTAL HEALTH, SUICIDE, SEXUAL ABUSE, DRUG USE AND MORE. PLEASE BE AWARE OF THIS IF YOU CONTINUE TO READ ON. THANK YOU Last year I wrote a very open post about the Netflix drama, 13 Reasons Why and how
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