by Lucy Hull October 03, 2021 2 min read
We’ve been to the Lake District many times and always headed for the lakes and the main tourist spots so this time we wanted to see what was beyond the lakes…
A new blog from our guest writer - Claire from @bay.and.beyond
by Caitlin Steele September 22, 2021 3 min read
by Katie Lee September 19, 2021 2 min read
by Caitlin Steele September 15, 2021 3 min read
by Lucy Hull September 12, 2021 3 min read
by Caitlin Steele September 08, 2021 3 min read
by Caitlin Steele September 05, 2021 2 min read
by Caitlin Steele August 15, 2021 3 min read
by Caitlin Steele August 01, 2021 3 min read
Lisa Kirkbride is a graphic designer, illustrator and surface pattern designer living in sunny Whitley Bay - she’s also one of the brilliant artists that we work with here at For The Love of The North!
Her illustration and surface pattern style is heavily influenced by her background in graphic design and this is reflected in her designs which are bold, vibrant and fun...
by Lucy Hull July 25, 2021 4 min read
by Katie Lee July 18, 2021 4 min read
I know what your thinking, I create drama just for these blogs!
I’m hoping this will be the last one with any drama for a while. I might start from the end and work backwards, but the major difference this time was that I had my girls with me and not the dog. I’ll let you work out which set is the most peaceful!
by Caitlin Steele July 12, 2021 3 min read
We absolutely love where we live and if we're honest we definitely think some of the best places to visit during summer are right here on our very own doorstep. We’re starting a new series where we go through different locations within the North East and tell you all there is to do there. So whether you’re a local or a visitor looking for a weekend trip away, here’s some tips on what to do and where to go - starting with: Tynemouth!
by Caitlin Steele July 04, 2021 4 min read
I don’t know about you, but when I think of England one of the first things that comes to mind are our castles surrounded by stunning countryside views. We may be a small island, but we’re rich in history...the kings and queens of our past, the battles they fought, it’s all encapsulated in our fairytale-like castles and fearsome fortresses...
by Caitlin Steele June 27, 2021 3 min read
by Lucy Hull June 24, 2021 4 min read
by Amelia Dunn June 24, 2021 4 min read
Thanks to three Lockdowns, gyms and workplaces being shut and insatiable boredom, I've spent the last year scavenging Whitley Bay for new Lockdown-friendly hobbies. It all started with long dog walks-turned-hikes and finished with open water swimming. But now that we FINALLY see an end in sight, I've been trying out some more out-of-the-box activities...
by Katie Lee June 20, 2021 5 min read