Do you ever find yourself in a panic when you’re asked at one of those ice-breaking sessions or an interview to share a fun fact or your greatest personal achievement? Well I do, possibly because I often think I haven’t really done anything all that interesting! But in an effort to get better at this and be more positive about my achievements I thought I’d put a list of 10 facts about me out there.…

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This post is a bit later than planned but after a few busy weeks at work and Porto last weekend I was in desperate need of two days involving as little activity as possible and, Friday night hangover aside, it’s been great. Yesterday, I took a trip to Iver for a friend’s birthday celebration and strolled past the peaceful Grand Union canal as it stretches past the M25, it’s even calmer than Little Venice! Today, James and I had a nice…

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When it comes to ‘doing stuff’ in London, I like to think that I’ll try most things once. Does it mean I’m fearless? Definitely not, I’m no daredevil and I doubt you’d ever find me climbing up the Shard or risking my life for anything anytime soon. Does it mean I’m adventurous? I’m not sure but I like to think that I’ve got a little adventurous streak and I’m determined to do and see as much as…

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Hello October! One of the most beautiful seasons of the year. I can’t wait to walk through crunchy leaves for four weeks, get wrapped up in blankets and drink bucket loads of hot chocolate. I know it’s all cliché stuff but the recent sunshine has got me so excited about it. These last two weeks have been crazy busy at work so I’ve had hardly any energy to write blog posts or get as involved in social…

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Open House London very nearly got missed again this year. It had been on my radar for a whole month but one way or another I completely forgot about it until the Friday before. Luckily, with help from blogging friends on Twitter (thanks Lisa, Emma, Jessi and Carla!) and enough determination to see me through a karaoke hangover, I finally managed to squeeze the annual event into my weekend. If you can’t resist visiting places…

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