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Confessions of a Single Mother: Instagram, Acting and Unicorn Moments

I have been posting a lot on Instagram recently. Good for you, I hear you remark. Well no, not odd photos with a bunch of two-word witty captions – although I do love a minimal-but-still-highly-amusing-because-the-photo-does-all-the-work caption. No, see I have actually been pouring my heart out on Instagram of late. I’ve been celebrating my highs,… Continue reading Confessions of a Single Mother: Instagram, Acting and Unicorn Moments

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A Little Life Update: Play-Time, The National Youth Theatre & Poland

I know, I’ve been a bad blogger. In the blogging world, leaving your blog unattended for over two whole weeks is a big no-no. But hey ho, I’m back now, and I intend to stick around on more of a consistent basis. ( She says, re-calling saying the exact same thing just a few short… Continue reading A Little Life Update: Play-Time, The National Youth Theatre & Poland

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44 Questions with Actress Georgina Seville-Hunt

“There’s no limit to anything, there’s no limit to ambition.” I first met Georgina Seville-Hunt at the read through for “Glorious!”; the play we were in earlier this year. She was playing Maria, the Mexican maid and she’d been cast perfectly; her Spanish was impeccable and her interpretation of the character hilarious, come performance night,… Continue reading 44 Questions with Actress Georgina Seville-Hunt

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Happiness by Design: RENT the Musical

“…To hand-crafted beers Made in local breweries To yoga, to yogurt, to rice and beans and cheese To leather, to dildos, to curry vindaloo To Huevos Rancheros and Maya Angelou…” – La Vie Boheme, RENT Today was just one of those awesome days that you want to repeat over and over. Aimy and I fulfilled… Continue reading Happiness by Design: RENT the Musical

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For the Love of Charity Shops: This Week’s 5 books

“Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.” ― Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ching I went in to Cancer Research to donate some clothes and left with these: TAO TE CHING This book came up in an interview I was watching with Oprah and Dr… Continue reading For the Love of Charity Shops: This Week’s 5 books

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Happiness by Design: The Last Five Years

“I regard the theatre as the greatest of all art forms, the most immediate way in which a human being can share with another the sense of what it is to be a human being.” – Oscar Wilde Today I spent the afternoon in London with my good friend Julie. (Who you can read about… Continue reading Happiness by Design: The Last Five Years

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5 Things That Made Me Smile This Week

5 Things that made me smile this week: 1.) HALLOWEEN Maia’s Aunty Aimy bought a rather fabulous mermaid costume for Maia as part of her birthday present (Aunty Aimy has a habit of spoiling my little monkey on all Christmases and birthdays) and she had no hesitations in adorning the special attire. We had a… Continue reading 5 Things That Made Me Smile This Week