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Here is a selection of pieces from our professional writing portfolio, please also view my published magazine articles for work in print.

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Delicious St Lucia

MARCH 2020

A dream island and a dream trip but what lies beyond paradise beaches? With such a fertile landscape St Lucia produces in abundance, but did you know it also produces chocolate? I visited the gorgeous Rabat Estate by Hotel Chocolat and turned my hand to chocolate making! 

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Blog for Youre-bike.com

Is an e-bike the right choice for me?

FEBRUARY 2020

As part of my blogging service I was requested to write x 3 blogs for new e-bike retailer www.youre-bike.com 

This was a really interesting assignment learning about the next generation of eco-friendly travel.

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Blog for Youre-bike.com

Why are e-bikes so popular?

FEBRUARY 2020

As part of my blogging service I was requested to write x 3 blogs for new e-bike retailer www.youre-bike.com 

This was a really interesting assignment learning about the next generation of eco-friendly travel.

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Blog for Youre-bike.com

What is an e-bike?

FEBRUARY 2020

As part of my blogging service I was requested to write x 3 blogs for new e-bike retailer www.youre-bike.com 

This was a really interesting assignment learning about the next generation of eco-friendly travel.

Crown Princess Cruise Ship

A VOYAGE OF RE-DISCOVERY

FEBRUARY 2020

Cruising has exploded in popularity, having worked on cruise ships myself it was high time I got myself on one as a passenger...here's how it went on Crown Princess in November 2019. 

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THE ALTERNATIVE WHITE CHRISTMAS

NOVEMBER 2019

Ever fancied avoiding all the hustle and bustle, turkey cooking, family faffing Christmas. Here's how to experience the white sand of the Caribbean instead of the white of ice and snow in the UK. 

Crown Princes Food and Beverage

CROWN PRINCESS - INTERVIEW - FOOD AND BEVERAGE DIRECTOR - OLIVER NEUBURGER

NOVEMBER 2019

Aboard the Crown Princess in November 2019 one of the best things was indeed...the Food! Spoilt rotten I interviewed the Crowns Food and Beverage Director who tells me how they do it and a bit about himself!

The beach at Cancun Hotel Zone

YEARNING FOR THE YUCATAN

OCTOBER 2019

One of my favourite places to chill, Mexico. I've spent around 6 holidays here on the white beaches and so I'd say I'm somewhat of an expert! Here's an overview on what you can expect from a holidays on Mexico's Caribbean Coast.

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I'M DREAMING OF A MAL CHRISTMAS

OCTOBER 2019

What's a girl to do? It's a tough life...invited to sample Mal Newcastle's new Christmas menu with a plus one...who do I take? Easy answer...my Dad, he's well worth spoiling after all those years looking after me. So off we went to sample the 2019 offering at Mal...read about our experience here.

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BAR AND EATERY REVIEW - DESTINATION 1850 - NEWCASTLE

OCTOBER 2019

On behalf of Jam Marketing I reviewed the brand new bar and eatery in the hub that is Newcastle Central Station. I eagerly worked my way around sharing platters, sides and delicious hot chocolates...find out more here... 

Swiss Fashion startup Lady Suzy

FASHION BLOG - LADY SUZY SWISS FASHION

SEPTEMBER 2019

Asked to write a blog article highlighting new start up fashion retailer Lady Suzy specialising in Swiss Fashion. My article featured the importance of colour in the workplace and how it can build confidence. 

The glorious Alhambra in Granada

MAGICAL MOORISH SPAIN

JULY 2019

 I've always been a fan of Spain so taking the chance to venture beyond the cities and beach side costa's was pure delight. Read about my adventure in Andalucia through whitewashed villages with stunning vistas of the mountains and beyond. 

Budapest is the ultimate city break

BEAUTIFUL BUDAPEST

FEBRUARY 2019

On the top of my 'to-do' list, Budapest...this beautiful ornate and vibrant city was such a wonder to explore. Sunbathing in October? read about my adventure here. 

The beautiful Beaumont in Hexham

RESTAURANT REVIEW - THE BEAUMONT - HEXHAM

JULY 2018

As part of the journalist team for Food and Drink Guides I visited The Beaumont in the heart of beautiful Hexham in the Tyne Valley, Northumberland. Read here about the place, the food and the people behind it all.

Dodgins Yard Restaurant North Shields Fish Quay

RESTAURANT REVIEW - DODGINS YARD - FISH QUAY

MAY 2018

As part of the journalist team for Food and Drink Guides I visited Dodgins Yard a brand new concept in the heart of the historic Fish Quay, North Shields, Read here about the place, the food and the people behind it all.

Business Start Ups

NEW YEAR NEW BUSINESS - START UP COLUMN

FEBRUARY 2018

I was asked to write this column for a North East Magazine, it was part of a series on business start up and growth topics and the topic close to my heart following years of a mentoring career.

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