Lifestyle news and stories.

What’s on this week? 6 to 10 June

Hello everyone. How is your week looking?  This week our stories are coming from Central Healthcare, Northern Stage, and Il Mulino. Monday I’m heading to Central Healthcare in Newcastle to see what colonic irrigation is all about. This treatment doesn’t seem to be talked about as much as it once was. It’s something I’ve NEVER tried but…

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Hotter shoes are actually just that.

I recently took the plunge and delved behind the front line of Hotter shoes. Yes I am talking about the brand as though it’s my enemy but at 40 years old I saw the brand as one ‘for the grandma’s’ and I’m not talking sirens like Joan Collins or Helen Mirren but rather characters like Nora Batty…

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Is breast always best? Here’s my story

Breast is best, that’s what we are told. The huge NHS booklet entitled ‘feeding your baby’ ONLY mentions breast. Company’s aren’t allowed to advertise their breast milk alternative formulas until stage two which is recommended for babies six months and up. BUT is breast really what is best, always and for everyone? This post is…

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What’s all the noise about at Northern Stage?

Northern Stage has been part of my life for six and a half years now and each and every time I go I’m looking forward to the next performance. We’ve visited twice this year already. Both times my daughter Emily and I nabbed the tickets and had our breathes taken away by balletLORENT thoroughly beautiful depiction…

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Bump and burrito’s with Baby Moov

This time last year I was well into my third trimester and a little rounded to say the least. It had been five years since I was pregnant with Emily and my weight and fitness has been good, great, poor and very poor at different times over those years. I was 34 when I became pregnant…

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