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28
Nov

You Are Invited! – My Guest Choir Reunion

I was 18 years old when I first stood in front of a group of people teaching them to sing and 2019 will mark my 10th year sharing this joy. What better way could I possibly mark this momentous occasion, than by bringing everyone back together for a musical themed weekend in the land of my...
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07
Oct

11 Reasons You Should Start Singing Now! Surprising Health Benefits Of Singing

Singing brings joy to many people – but did you know that your passion for singing can lead to incredible benefits in your physical, emotional, and social health? Here are 11 reasons why singing is good for you. Singing strengthens the immune system According to research conducted at the University of Frankfurt, singing boosts the...
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03
Aug

Getting Showman Ready

  As my Les Miserables musical theatre workshops continue to grow and develop each week with bigger and diverse audiences, I am very excited to announce that later this week I will be trialling out my very first hour long workshop of The Greatest Showman. Aimed at all ages and abilities it will be a...
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28
Jul

La Boqueria – Barcelona. The Best Market In The World

  The Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria, often simply referred to as La Boqueria, is a large public market in the Ciudad Vieja district of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, and is one of the city’s foremost tourist landmarks. Since 1836 La Boqueria has been the beating heart of the city and every day, more...
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01
Jun

Norway’s Appeal Is Simple! It Is One Of The Most Beautiful Places On Earth.

  This time last year we had the pleasure of visiting this beautiful country and it was rain, rain and more rain! Not this year. From the moment we arrived the weather has being nothing other than hot and sunny! Norway is a once-in-a-lifetime destination and the essence of its appeal is remarkably simple: this is...
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23
May

Back To Sea And What A Sunrise!

  Well folks, as I write this gazing out of the cabin window my breath is taken away! Working late into the night, I’m rarely up early enough to see the sunrise. This morning however as we are arriving into A Coruña, I am delighted I did! It truly is absolutely beautiful. I’m not sure why...
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16
May

Enjoying The Countryside

  Despite spending so much time away from home, I never forget how beautiful being in the country actually is. We are very fortunate, that we have fields as far as the eye can see right outside of our door. Taking a walk in the country is so relaxing, refreshing and invigorating! Even just a...
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06
May

Have A Fantastic Bank Holiday!

  Well folks – the sun is out and we’re actually off to the beach with an ice cream. Locally made and produced in South Shields, Toney Minchella ice cream is simply divine, and I’m not even a big fan of the frozen stuff! Have a wonderful bank holiday, whatever you choose to do! How...
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04
May

Getting Ready For Summer

  Every now and then I think everyone needs a moment to sit back and plan ahead! What better way to do it than by sitting with a G&T in the garden. Finally the sun is out and I am making plans for what promises to be another fantastic, exciting and vibrant summer. This season...
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