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My New YouTube Channel

My new YouTube Channel - Jerri Murtagh

I have talked about posting video content for so long now and I’ve never actually followed through, however I’ve decided it’s finally time to bite the bullet and launch my new YouTube channel. My first video is now live and can be found by clicking here. Video has always been a funny one for me as I appreciate how much more interactive it is but I’ve never been happy with any of the videos I’ve created which is the reason…

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Finding ‘Me’ After Having a Baby

Finding Me After Having a Baby

I’m not sure if this is a common post-pregnancy phase but I just don’t feel like me at the moment. I used to really enjoy dressing up to go out but recently I can’t find anything I like wearing, my hair just seems to annoy me and my makeup never feels like it looks quite right. Other than the way I feel about myself, everything is perfect. Becoming a mum has been the best thing I’ve ever done and I…

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Dining Events General Lifestyle

Tapas Revolution Newcastle – Review

Tapas Revolution Newcastle Review

There is so much change happening in Newcastle at the moment and one of the most exciting new developments is Intu Eldon Square’s new Grey’s Quarter. Located right in the heart of the city centre, the  leisure complex that has seen the introduction of an array of restaurants and bars, including Tapas Revolution, who invited along to an evening of tapas and beer pairing with owner, Omar Allibhoy, and Estrella Galicia. I arrived and was immediately drawn to the restaurant’s…

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Chaophraya Thai Restaurant Newcastle Review

Chaophraya Thai Restaurant Newcastle Review - Feature Image

Boasting panoramic views of Newcastle’s Grey’s Monument, it was easy to see why Chaophraya – Newcastle’s newest Thai eatery – was causing such a buzz when it opened. Located within the new Intu Eldon Square Grey’s Quarter, Chaophraya thai restaurant occupies a prime spot on the top floor of the new development and it’s easy to see why so many people are talking about it. The restaurant is accessed by a lift which took us directly to the restaurant’s reception…

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Aveda Blow Dry Bar – Fenwick Newcastle

Aveda Blow Dry Bar Newcastle - North East Lifestyle Blog

I was recently invited to visit the new Aveda Blow Dry Bar located within Fenwick Newcastle. I’ve visited several blow dry bars in London, however they are few and far between up here in Newcastle so I was very excited to see what it was all about. I’ve always loved the blow dry bar concept as I hate drying my hair, so having a place to visit on the go is definitely something I’m a fan of! Located on the…

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Chiquito Mexican Restaurant Metrocentre Review


Mexican food is up there with one of my favourite cuisines so I was absolutely delighted when I received an invite to the new Chiquito mexican restaurant that has opened in Intu Metrocentre’s newly refurbished food hall. Since having Zachary it can be quite tricky to find somewhere that is child-friendly on a weekend, however we felt a visit to the restaurant on a Friday evening would be a good idea so started our night at Oh You Pretty Things…

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