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Coffee and food

Why I love #twitter number 126

I was casually looking at my feed the other day when a tweet from GBK caught my eye:   Why yes, I can eat burgers and also drink shakes…I’m in! A little tweet later and I was locked in for a free lunch at GBK in Soho. They were shooting an Absolute Radio piece and […]

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Motivation Monday

Motivation Monday – the kindness of strangers edition

Sometimes people simply amaze me. When a friend of a friend had a spare front row ticket to a new ballet at the Royal Opera House – she offered it to me. It was an offer based on mutual ballet appreciation, and one that I will never forget. This kind stranger didn’t want anything in […]

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Follow Friday

On twitter there is this little thing called ‘follow friday’ (or #ff for those in the know). So today I thought I would do a blog version, because  these blogs make me happy, curious and hungry. To read the blogs just click on the pictures…enjoy!

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Street art and galleries in London

The @tate twitter #tatetour

I really like when art galleries do something innovative. Its all too easy to disregard art as boring and old (and thats coming from a card carrying culture vulture), so anything that renovates this image is a good thing. Tate Modern has done something really clever, they are running Twitter tours of their main exhibitions. […]

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Books

Mark Watson … What a delight

WARNING – This is another ‘why I love twitter‘ post. The other day as I was casually perusing Twitter, I came across this tweet by comedian and author Mark Watson: Being easily lead, I went straight to Amazon and purchased Eleven. I’m glad I did because… swoon, I think I am in existential love. The premise of Eleven is […]

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Books

Why I love Twitter

There is a lot of Twitter that is silly, mad and inconsequential. There are even parts that are downright cruel. But where I find the magic (and what keeps me going back for more) are the human connections. I’m not just talking about some of the fantastic bloggers that I now stalk (@foodstinct I’m looking […]

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