My favourite wildlife experience

  The birds weren’t even chirping. The only sound was that of the electricity pulsing through the insect trap at the end of the room. That and my alarm. Screeching mechanical notes, beckoning me to wake and get ready for an early adventure. It was June, winter in Zimbabwe and…

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Review: Shopping at Meadowhall, Sheffield

  It had been a busy weekend so far. Busy week at work, we’d been hosting dinner at our home and Sunday was upon us a lot faster than we ever expected. Secretly wishing we had a duvet day planned, I eventually managed to coax myself away from the covers…

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Review: iFly indoor skydiving Manchester

  If you know me well, you know I am totally and utterly petrified of heights. I can not stand the idea of falling, it’s quite painful how bad it is as I usually end up looking like a right fool in certain situations. I say that because although I’m…

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Eid at Meadowhall Sheffield

  Often when describing Eid to non-Muslims, it’s very easy for people to go straight into… “so it’s the Muslim version of Christmas??” I can understand why people would think that. Eid celebrations involve getting the family together, having a home cooked meal, treating kids (And big kids) and there’s…

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Manchester worker bee weekender

  Two months ago today, I took part in the Manchester Worker Bee Weekender. The minute it was over, I moved from one trip away to another… barely having time to blink and unpack, let alone to write-up two days of fun and frolics. These last few weeks, the sun…

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