If you follow me on twitter or instagram you’ll know that this year I spent Christmas and New Year in Barbados. Barbados is a beautiful island in the Caribbean and nowhere like anywhere I’d been before. The thing I loved the most about Barbados is the people, everybody is so happy and friendly. Barbados is […]

Jack and the Beanstalk

Last night I was lucky enough to watch Birmingham Hippodrome’s annual festive pantomime, the Hippodrome holds the biggest pantomime in the UK and this year they put on Jack and the Beanstalk. I’ve seen a lot of pantos but this was the first one I’d seen at the Hippodrome and I was dazzled by the […]

London and Miss Saigon

I took a trip to London yesterday with my mum as I do every December as I always find Christmas in London so magical. Everywhere is covered in decorations and blasting Christmas music, it’s impossible not to feel festive. The trip was a present for my 18th birthday as I was going to see Miss […]

10 thoughts we all have when Christmas shopping

Lets be honest, if there is anything at Christmas that can turn you into a Grinch it is Christmas shopping. It is probably the most stressful activity that we have to endure all year.Yet every year it’s the same old story leaving you feeling like you want to skip Christmas all together. Despite us all […]

The Nutcracker

Christmas wouldn’t be complete without a trip to see The Nutcracker. The winter production by the Birmingham Royal Ballet never ceases to amaze me with its enthralling spectacle. The ballet begins set in a grand mansion on Christmas Eve. Clara, the principle ballerina of the show, is celebrating Christmas Eve with her family and friends. […]

Slava’s Snow Show

Last night I was lucky enough to watch Slava’s Snow Show on the front row at the Hippodrome and it was a truly magical experience. As someone who is a devotee to the theatre I am embarrassed to say that I’d never heard of the show before. It’s a show that I would never think […]