The importance of keeping in touch
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The importance of keeping in touch

A few weeks ago I was doing that thing that we all do too often, even though we know we shouldn’t: I was filling time by mindlessly scrolling through Facebook when I came across a photo. This photo featured 6…

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We went to Helmsley!
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We went to Helmsley!

Last Saturday we decided to go to Helmsley for the afternoon. Helmsley is a little town in North Yorkshire that used to be one of our regular destinations on a Sunday afternoon before we moved to York. It’s tiny but…

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New House Of Trembling Madness, Lendal York
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New House Of Trembling Madness, Lendal York

When we heard there was a new House of Trembling Madness opening in York, we heard rumours that the old Trembling Madness was closing so Betty’s could expand into it. It opened in June and I am very happy to report…

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Complete Guide to Social Media Blog Course
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Complete Guide to Social Media Blog Course

Well, it’s been a while since I’ve done a blog course and I thought it was about time I dusted off the cobwebs and started a new blog course. You can view my other courses here: I will be updating…

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Misconceptions about France and the French Language
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Misconceptions about France and the French Language

When you think of France, the French language, and French culture, you probably already have an image in mind: the Eiffel Tower, croissants, baguettes as well as nasal sounds and glottal “R’s”. But, really, how accurate is that image? Read…

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El Gauncho York
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El Gauncho York

El Gauncho in York is an Argentine-style steakhouse that won’t disappoint. If you want to go on a Saturday – you need to book. We’ve tried before and was turned away. Last weekend we went on a Sunday afternoon. It was actually…

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