bloody HELL brennan

Culture, London, Music, Music, South

The Perfect Party Dress

Oh hiya!! Yeah, I know, long time no see right? Turns out, my brain has NO SPACE for blogging on the reg now I am training to be a teacher. BUT I am happy to be back to share one of THE BEST EVER NIGHTS with you. The lovely team at Debenhams got in touch and asked if I fancied joining them on a night out. I said, sure why not, where we going hun? Debenhams then said, Oh we are going to see Florence & The Machine at the O2. Oh, and we’re sat in a private box. Oh and please choose  ...

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Attractions, London, Museums and Galleries, Pubs, South, Theatre

Exploring London Bridge

This city is so bloomin’ big isn’t it? Every time I think I get to grips with a corner of it, there’s suddenly new nooks and crannies that I’m yet to discover. Last week, we went to visit London Bridge, an area I pass through so often but never really spend much time there. And really, that’s a crime! The place is bustling with touristy stuff, arts, lovely hotels to stay in, foodie delights and cultural crevices to really get into. Here’s what we got up  ...

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Eats and Drinks, Travel

La Pescheria, Catania

31 years old, obsessed with pasta and yet I’d never been to Italy. I know, criminal right? Well all that CHANGED a couple of months ago with, what was probably, one of the best trips of my life. Remember when we met an amazing Sicilian chef, Matteo, who came to cook for us courtesy of La Belle Assiette? Well, he invited us out to his digs in Catania and promised to show us a WHOLE NEW WORLD of culinary delights. And man, he did not disappoint. Catania is on the Ionian coast of Sicily,  ...

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Feel-Good

Tried and Tested Tricks for Better Sleep!

A few weeks ago, I was struggling. Struggling with a capital STR. I was utterly exhausted because I wasn’t sleeping. I was having the most intense, horrific, and upsetting nightmares. Like, this wasn’t my usual anxiety dreams about being onstage and not knowing what show I’m in (fun as THEY are). These were like, properly terrifying, dark, violent shit. It meant I was waking up in the night with a panic attack, and then not wanting to fall back asleep in case the  ...

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