10 festive things to do in Manchester

December is almost here, and the official Christmas countdown can officially begin. So if you’re not feeling festive yet, here are a few things you can be doing to get in the mood for the most wonderful time of the year. 1. Christmas Carols at John Rylands Library. I went to this one-hour carol concert … Continue reading 10 festive things to do in Manchester

Breakout Manchester

This weekend I did something a little bit different - Breakout Manchester, a real life escape game based in Manchester city centre. After finally succeeding with challenge 1 (actually finding the place) we were briefed on what the game involves. Don't worry though - this post doesn't contain any spoilers! In teams of 2-5 people you … Continue reading Breakout Manchester

Manchester’s May offerings

Manchester city centre has plenty to offer over the coming weeks if you’re looking for something slightly out of the ordinary. Here are a few ideas… Tunisian Treasures Market I caught the start of this pretty, colourful market, which is going to run until Friday 1st June in Manchester’s St Ann’s Square. You can find … Continue reading Manchester’s May offerings

Skin consultations this Wednesday in Manchester

Manchester is such an amazing place to live because there is always something going on. To prove this point I found out that Boots (Market Street) will be offering free skin consultations with No7 experts this Wednesday (18th April) between 6pm and 8pm, and sadly I cannot go as I’m already fully booked! I’m now … Continue reading Skin consultations this Wednesday in Manchester

Manchester’s March offerings…

One thing I’ve learnt from living in Manchester is that there is always something going on, even if you haven’t heard about it. Not everyone has access to a marketing genius, right? So for anyone in the Manchester area in March, here are a few suggestions of things that will be happening here – some … Continue reading Manchester’s March offerings…

Photoboard for the day

It's cold, and I was feeling my heritage check blazer with suede sleeve patches from H&M for work today. I decided to add a splash of colour with a pair of vintage aqua earrings. This is a photo of the view from my new office at work - the river Irwell and across Manchester. I've just moved in … Continue reading Photoboard for the day