Posts by faith

Why I Love Living By The Sea

Scarborough Harbour

I am so lucky to live on the Yorkshire Coast … no two days are the same in terms of weather, and seeing the sunrise over the sea in the mornings is one of life’s true pleasures. Some people loathe living by the coast! Yes, really! I know of people who’ve moved away from the…

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What Has Lockdown 3.0 Really Cost Us?


As we gradually emerge from Lockdown 3.0, we might find that we’ve all changed in varying degrees since it began way back in January.  Many have said they’ve found this Lockdown the most difficult in terms of impact on our overall wellbeing. I for one would agree. So now, as shops re-open and hospitality venues…

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Lessons I’ve Learned About Freelancing

Bed of roses

So what have I learned? Feast or famine comes to mind. One week I am fretting that I can’t pay the bills. The next I am wondering if I will have time to pay them. Not heard from that person that you quoted for months back? They WILL get in touch just when you have…

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A Virtual Visit to the Great Yorkshire Show

Great Yorkshire Show ‘Newbie‘ – A virtual visit to the Great Yorkshire Show A few years ago, I was a ‘newbie’ to the Great Yorkshire and I really didn’t know WHAT to expect! One thing that worries many of us travelling to such huge events is the traffic. Given I’d have to get to my…

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Peasholm Park Memories

Anyone who takes ‘a trip to Scarborough’ will include the North Bay’s Peasholm Park in their list of places to visit. Free Visitor Attraction Peasholm Park is still somewhere I visit regularly, in all seasons and all weathers.  I also worked at Peasholm Park Cafe from 1987 to 1990, when Scarborough Borough Council owned most if…

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