Category Archives: LONDON

How to Market Halloween – Retail, Digital and Social Media Tips

How to Market Halloween - Retail, Digital and Social Media Tips Double, double toil and trouble;. Fire burn and cash tills bubble. When did Halloween become such a marketing winner? All Hallows’ Eve has transformed from a celebration of a Western Christian feast into a month long, supermarket filled, if-you-like-it-then-you-shoulda-put-a-pumpkin-on-it, plastic fantastic, gore inducing, celebrity-backed,…
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GETTING NAKED WITH INTERVIEWS TIME OUT LONDON TASTEMAKERS

GETTING NAKED WITH TIME OUT LONDON TASTEMAKERS In 2015 Time Out London launched their Tastemaker community which aimed to add 200 London reviewers to their books and luckily I was one of them - you can read my original blog post from when I joined here. It has been such a success that it is…
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Getting Naked With Interview Jim Kwik

Getting Naked With Interview Jim Kwik Celebrity brain coach Jim Kwik is world famous for his incredible techniques which help his army of fans to improve their reading speeds and learn faster. As a freelancer and entrepreneur, I’ve been listening to his Kwik Learning Podcasts, following along with his Facebook group and reading his book…
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Guide to Royal Ascot – Royal Enclosure

Guide to Royal Ascot - Royal Enclosure I would be very happy if it was Royal Ascot every single day. I love the elegance, I like the rush of excitement when I see the races, I love the outfits, I love the names of the horses, the colours the jockeys wear, I love the fact…
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Chelsea in Bloom Summer of Love & Frida’s Belgravia in Bloom 2018

Chelsea in Bloom Summer of Love & Frida's Belgravia in Bloom 2018 Chelsea in Bloom and Belgravia in Bloom for Chelsea Flower Show have been growing in popularity over the years with big brands and small boutiques alike taking part each May to capitalise on increased footfall from the event. The great thing is, it…
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Guided Tour & Afternoon Tea at UK Parliament

Visit to UK Parliament I am not exaggerating when I say visiting Parliament was like Christmas for me. I studied UK Government & Politics at A Level and was just fascinated by our brilliant but bonkers system. Like, we have a Head of State, the Queen, but with such limited powers…but we just like it……
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London’s Best Spots to Instagram 2018

London's Best Spots to Instagram 2018 Five years ago, I went to a conference that looked at the rise of online and confidently predicted that shops would essentially become 'showrooms' in the future. It made me think that we would be throwing out all the merchandise and creating art galleries where three diamond encrusted handbags…
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HOW TO PLAN A HALLOWEEN PARTY

HOW TO THROW A HALLOWEEN PARTY When I was growing up, Halloween was one night a year, you’d carve a pumpkin or a turnip and wear a makeshift witches outfit and off you trotted trick or treating. Now we’ve gone ALL American about it and it practically lasts a whole month with decorations and fancy…
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Londoner’s Guide To Kensington Palace Gardens

Kensington Palace When I first moved to London, I couldn't quite work out where Kensington Palace Gardens ended and Hyde Park started. Google informs me they are separated by water which starting at the Italian Gardens through The Long Water and opening up into The Serpentine which snakes around into a beautiful lake where you…
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