Sunderland Live : Feel Good Festival Weekend

So much to post about and so little time! This past weekend was the highly anticipated Sunderland Live’s Feel Good Festival and what a weekend it was! There was so much going on in the city including Feel Good Saturday, Asda’s Pasta Party in the park, Marathons, Half Marathons, Sunderland City 10k and of course… the zip wire. I first wrote about this back in January and boy things have changed since then. In December things started to get a little difficult in my life and things weren’t going exactly as planned, I set myself a resolution to always say…

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Sunderland : Feel Good Festival

If you follow me on twitter then no doubt you will have seen me tweeting and retweeting about Sunderland Live’s Feel Good Sunderland, a new festival helping celebrate the Sunderland City 10K race and Marathon of the North. April 27th will see a huge range of displays and demonstrations from some of the city’s best health, beauty and fitness related businesses. Hosted across three central venues; The Bridges, The Minster and Sunderland’s Museum & Winter Gardens, the festival promises to be a great day out for everyone. The official programme is soon to launch and I’ve heard on the grapevine…

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Things to do in the North East : Wise Words

Lots of people ask me why I started writing a blog and quite honestly the answer is, I started because I wanted to get the best grades possible at university and it helped! When it came to graduating time I’d picked up the habit though and throughout university people had complained to me they couldn’t find anything to do – so I decided to prove them wrong and write about things to do in the North East. I explain this in my faq’s, if you haven’t already seen. I was tired of hearing how bored people were and how there…

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Sunderland : 2013 Zip Wire Challenge

I’m a true believer in the whole cliched new year new start thing – it’s refreshing to put a close on things which maybe haven’t worked out as you hoped in the previous year and a positive way to challenge yourself in the new one. 2012 was one of the most amazing years of my life and then it got a little bit tricky towards December. Rosie recently wrote a post on how last year she’d made a conscious decision to always be a ‘yes woman’. I’ve always been a yes person but sometimes when things get difficult and times…

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