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Tapas at Ocho, Jewellery Quarter

Tapas at Ocho, Jewellery Quarter

I recently paid a visit to the tapas restaurant in the Jewellery Quarter called Ocho. I’d wanted to visit since it opened, but after seeing ‘50% off on Wednesdays’ on one of their Instagram posts, I thought it was definitely time! Firstly, 50% off is […]

Christmas celebrations and New Year planning!

Christmas celebrations and New Year planning!

And we’re back… Although Christmas seems so far away and in the past, I thought I’d share a little snippet of my time off back home, how I celebrated and what I want for the new year. Christmas in my household is always something I […]

Somewhere Over The Rainbow

Somewhere Over The Rainbow

As talked about previously in my blog post ‘Defying Gravity‘, I’m a huge theatre fan. I’ve seen a number of productions at various theatres, including Shakespeare in Stratford, musicals at the Hippodrome, amateur productions and open air theatre. One theatre I’d never been to before […]

Nocturnal Animals Tasting Menu

Nocturnal Animals Tasting Menu

Last week I visited Nocturnal Animal on Bennetts Hill – right in the city centre – for a spot of fine dining. They have two options for the tasting menu – six courses for £45 or eight courses for £65. The interior is playful with […]

And the results are in…

And the results are in…

This week I got my final results for my whole degree. I was relieved to find out I will be receiving a 2:1 BA Hons in Business Enterprise. This time last year I would have been extremely disappointed with that grade. However, this year has […]

Top summer nail colours

Top summer nail colours

I am a complete nail junkie, and therefore my nail polish collection has grown throughout the years. While I was picking out a colour for this week, I decided to share my favourites for summer with you. The added bonus is that all these polishes are […]

Bye Felicia! (and by Felicia I mean uni)

Bye Felicia! (and by Felicia I mean uni)

As I am writing this post I still have post-presentation nerves flowing through me. Today marks the end of a wild ride. I have completely finished all of my university work! Now just to wait until July when I find out how well I did… […]

Current trends (April 2018)

Current trends (April 2018)

Hey guys! There are certain fashion trends that I am absolutely LOVING right now and I thought it would only be right to share. Tassels/Fringe So I’m kicking things off with tassels/fringe as it is my personal favourite trend right now. I think it is just […]

Luisa Omielan’s DEAD FUNNY at the Birmingham Hippodrome

Luisa Omielan’s DEAD FUNNY at the Birmingham Hippodrome

On Wednesday myself and some of my fellow course mates had the pleasure of visiting the Birmingham Hippodrome to see Luisa Omielan’s DEAD FUNNY – Birmingham’s Big Comedy Gala. The purpose of this performance was to raise money for Helena’s Hospice Foundation, supporting hospices in […]

How to get over a break up

How to get over a break up

So, you got dumped just before Valentine’s Day? I feel you, it’s almost like they were trying to get out of planning anything for the big day, right? It’s quite a common time for break ups because people get freaked out by the seriousness of […]