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    Crazy To Go Solo?

    You will be surprised with the amount of times that I was asked if I was crazy when I told people that at the last-minute (2 weeks before) I was going to go on holiday . . . by myself. My mum was the first to question my sanity, she even tried to sabotage me . . . okay sabotage is a strong word . . . more like gently encourage me to change my mind, cancel that flight and go to see my aunt and uncle for a week in Southeast Asia. Thankfully, the many calls to my aunt went unanswered. And I had already done my research! It…

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    Holiday in Lisbon

    Although I had this amazing holiday last year, I enjoyed it so much I was dying to talk about it on my blog. Instead I told everyone at work that would listen, still do. Let me set the scene for you; all the way back in May, me and a group of my friends were determined to go on holiday together. Mostly because one of my friends was like “I need to go on holiday for my birthday! You, you and you are joining me!” the only thing to say to a request like that is “for how long, and where are we going!” like I was every going to…