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What i’ve learnt after a year of freelancing full time

After three years in China, one of which was spent working as a journalist for a radio station in Beijing, I took the decision to move back to the UK and find work there. From the outset I knew it was going to be hard. When I left the UK for China, the amount of journalism jobs were low and it was hard to find entry-level jobs and even harder to get on a graduate programme. While the situation has…

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What’s the story?

It’s been a long time apart my dear blog. While I have to say it’s needed, I have missed it quite a lot. My blog got deleted and everything with it and i’ve been struggling to get back into my mojo until the other day, I was sat at work and al I wanted to do is blog. So what i’m saying is…i’m back folks. So what has been going on lately? I’ve been swamped with large amounts of work…

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Lifestyle London

The scariest slide in the world

A couple of weeks ago a friend of mine took me along with her to ride the slide at the ArcelorMittal Orbital inside London’s Olympic Park. The building was installed at the Olympic Park as another attraction for those who had come to witness the exciting events during the 2012 Olympics. Those visiting the park were able to purchase tickets and see the sheer size of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park for themselves. It was closed for some time and…

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Lifestyle London

Becoming a Wok Star at School of Wok

I love cooking but I can’t say i’m good with a wok. More of a cake girl myself. You definitely couldn’t call be a wok star but after my lesson with School of Wok, I definitely left feeling like one. After my class I tapped my toes around Chinatown looking for inspiration for my next cooking adventure. Having lived in China, I always found it a little embarrassing wandering around the food aisle in Sainsburys, knowing that I could make…

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That awkward moment when you delete your blog

Hello. Well this is a funny one isn’t it? Firstly, you’ll notice that the blog looks a little different and you’ll also notice that there’s only one post. Yes, I was that unlucky person that forgot to backup her blog and then forgot to pay for the next lot of her hosting. Thus deleting the past four years into the depths of doom. As upset as I was about the whole thing, I still have my memories, my photos and…

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