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And Now For Something Completely Different…

It’s taken me a while to get to this, due to various bits and pieces going on. I woke up this morning and found a comment from the lovely Anna Belfrage nominating me for a blogger award. This has put … Continue reading

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The Story Of The Travelling Red Dress

Today’s post is somewhat unusual. But I’m not going to apologise in the slightest. Not so long back, I came across something online called The Travelling Red Dress, an idea set up by the fantastic Jenny Lawson: “I want, just … Continue reading

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1 Year On…Happy Birthday Loyalty Binds Me

One year ago today, I sat down and wrote the very first post on this blog. Now, exactly 12 months later the blog has had over 34000 pageviews and seems to be becoming more and more read worldwide. This is … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday George IV

George IV is my latest historical love. I blame Horrible Histories – yes, I am 24 years old and watch kids shows about history. I am totally not sorry. ANYWAY, George IV was awesome, even though people kind of hated … Continue reading

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A Quick Catch Up – Various Historical Ramblings

It’s been a while since I’ve sat down and written a proper blog about anything. I blame work. No really I do. Also I blame the fact that I’ve been busy working away at editing my book, which I am … Continue reading

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