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What else is a blog for but sharing stories from the author? Here you'll find updates and stories from my life, the creator and author here at BritVoyage. Look out for Pupdates for Ted, our Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, yearly reflections, and Q&A posts.

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    Covid 19 – One Year On

    The 23rd of March 2020 is a dark day in the UK’s history. That evening at 7pm, Boris Johnson announced that the people of the UK ‘must stay home’, schools would close, businesses would close, and we had to protect…

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    Pupdates with Ted: Two years

    Can you believe that Ted has been a part of our lives for two whole years? Well, technically a little more since he was born in December, but 2nd February is Ted’s new home anniversary. Related: Pupdates with Ted: One…

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    BritVoyage’s reflections and goals for 2021

    Well hello there, and happy new year! Today marks BritVoyage’s 2nd birthday, and the day for me to reflect on my challenges from last year and set some new 2021 goals. Who needs a recap? 1. Fit into my favourite…

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    Why autumn is my favourite season

    For me, autumn always feels like a fresh start. That’s why I love it. Autumn is generally associated with mid-life in literature and the arts. Where vegetables mature and are harvested, we, people, characters, also mature. So, how could it…

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    Covid-19: My Very British Experience (Part Two)

    Last week I wrote a post about the UK’s response (and my opinions) on the Covid-19 crisis, expecting it to not go any further. I’m currently sitting in the back room of my house, with the back doors pinned open,…

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    Pupdates with Ted: One whole year

    Almost one whole year ago (as technically it was the 2nd February) Dan and I collected our little fluff nugget and brought him home. A whole year! In that time, both Dan and I have had some great times, some…

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    New Year, New Me Challenges

    It’s 1st January 2020! Happy new year, and happy new decade, everyone. I always say it, but I have the feeling that this year is going to be the start of a new me. Over the past few days, instead…

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    25 Things That Make Me Smile

    Even though the days are getting short and wet, there are still a load of reasons to be cheerful. Hayley from ThriceUponADream shared 25 things that make her smile here and challenged me to do the same. So, without further…