My birthday this year has been full of surprises! Alex and I have done experiences over presents for birthdays for a while, as we love trying or seeing new things, and there’s not many seriously awesome presents you can really think of when you’ve been together so long – all the good ideas got used up a year or so ago haha. Well my sister followed suit this year, and with her surprise for me on a weekend in the middle of Alex’s two surprises, my birthday truly went  on for a few weeks! A little spoilt but I like to drag out the celebrations. Alex’s first surprise, seeing The Weeknd from the box, was awesome (read all about it here) and Emma’s brunch and…

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Whether you’re a ballet buff, west end enthusiast or even considering an evening out to the theatre for the first time, Billy Elliot will not disappoint. It’s currently showing in Victoria Palace Theatre, but not for much longer so I thought I’d tell you all about it and tempt you to go before you miss out! I’d always wanted to see Billy Elliot. When I was little I used to do ballet, and since growing up I started to wonder why I stopped. I know, we all do it – think back to why we were such stubborn little children thinking we were right about giving something up. Although it did take up a lot of time, not just for me but for my parents who had…

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Last weekend whilst my sister was visiting we managed to fit in a trip to the theatre to see the musical ‘Wicked’. My sisters verdict = WICKED! Key tip for visiting the theatre in London: Book early and check the little ticket booths for good deals – Leicester Square are full of them. Saturday morning I think we actually jumped out of bed with excitement. Me for finally having a whole weekend off and having my sister to visit, and Emma for having a weekend in London. We had a number of ideas for what we wanted to do over the weekend, but top of the list was going to the theatre – something I had promised Emma for her Birthday back in December. We…

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