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Travel || Yorkshire of the Brontes

One of my favourite things about living in the North of England now, is the sheer raw beauty of the countryside. You can completely see why so many authors have been inspired by it. I recently visited Haworth where…

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Travel || 15 Things To Do in York

York has so much to see and do that it would be impossible to fit it all into a quick weekend break. I’m so happy that we live here now and that I’ve been slowly ticking off everything that…

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A countryside mini-break || Ox Pasture Hall Hotel

I recently had the joyous opportunity to stay at the Ox Pasture Hall Hotel in Scarborough. Technically, it’s out in the countryside between Scarborough and Hackness. Sam grew up in Scarborough and we were married in Hackness, so it’s…

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York || Roman City Walls

By far my favourite architectural aspect of York are the Roman City Walls.  The city walls don’t completely surround the city anymore, but a substantial chunk of them remain. In fact, more miles of wall remain in York than any…

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Travel || York Minster

When I registered at the library (which was literally one of the first things I did when we moved to York), I was given the option to get a regular card or pay £5 for a York Card. I…

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Travel || Best UK Cities for a Christmas Mini-Break

Happy November 1st everyone! As soon as Halloween is over, I feel like it’s acceptable to start getting excited for Christmas. I mean, it’s only 52 days away! If you’re like me, you are going to start your Christmas…

Lifestyle UK

My London Bucket List

Before we move away, I wanted to establish some things that I definitely wanted to do with our remaining time. Warning: a lot of this list is food related. Obviously, there’s food up North, but I can’t help trying…

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And We’re Moving To…

I know I posted about us leaving London and hinted vaguely at the fact that we were moving North. But North of London leaves a wide swath of country. We’ve made an offer on a place (to rent, not to…