LIFE | 24 Things in 24 Years

Well, it’s that time of year again…The day when I, officially, become a year older. Getting older isn’t so bad I guess; it’s a privelege denied to many. So what lessons can I draw on from the last 24 years of my life, to impart? Well, here we go… 1. If you don’t really want […]

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LIFE | Today I sat in a room of Americans and watched them all cry.

Today I sat in a room of Americans and watched them all cry. There’s no need to ask why; we know why. Today I watched my friends cry as they dealt with the prospect that their country, as of today, is not a country they know. It is not a country they are proud of, and […]

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LIFE | Jealous, me? Never! 

When you’re far from home and everyone you know is moving on in their lives some way, it’s easy to feel like you’re getting left behind. Especially as a performer, as we sacrifice normal steps in life in order to pursue ‘the dream’. My friends are buying houses, or at the very least have moved […]

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LIFE | Coping with the demons

1 in 4 people will experience a mental health problem in any given year. That means that nobody is immune, from year to year, from experiencing mental health issues. As an on-off sufferer of anxiety, PTSD and depression, I have spent most of my life, since my early teens, trying to teach myself coping mechanisms […]

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LIFE | When life is pretty darn good.

Life has felt pretty good lately; which makes a nice change when, as a Nation, we quite like to complain. I count myself very lucky – I have a loving family, great friends, good health, and I love my job. There is nothing that makes me significantly unhappy. Everything finally feels settled in my life, […]

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LIFE | I like to ramble a lot – Rebooted!

It’s been a long time since I last blogged with this site. I’ve spent quite a bit of time, since returning home, on developing my Northern Lovin’ blog, and in so doing, have neglected my original blog that started it all! So, as I am going to be jetting off soon and leaving my other […]

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LIFE | Dry Dock Diaries

When we were first told that we had a ‘dry dock’ in the middle of our contracts with Disney, at first, we were all a bit annoyed. It meant two weeks of not working and not being paid, but it did mean we could go home or go exploring, so we soon came around to […]

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RAMBLINGS | The Important Things in Life

It’s been a long time since I’ve blogged, which is highly shameful since I won the award for ‘Anyone know a good blogging spot?’ at Graduation Ball. I am a sucky blogger. My excuse? I have not sat still for several months and any time I’ve potentially had the time to blog I have either […]

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