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About These City Days

Hello,

Thanks for visiting my blog, I really appreciated you stopping by. These City Days was founded on 11th June 2013 (has it really been that long) to create a lifestyle blog all about life in a small city. I wanted a place to showcase the people, places, and events that make my part of Essex special, but also an opportunity to write about things that I haven't yet had the chance to cover in my main job as a freelance journalist and copywriter.

So These City Days was born, and since then it's become a mix of music, art and crafts, books, beauty, and a healthy dose of local life, opinion, and well-being in between. I've been so grateful to have the opportunity to review novels by some very talented writers, try out some very clever new board games, and work on sponsored content for brands such as Hobby Craft and Panasonic. 

Freelance life can be busy, but I'll be here updating content as and when I can, and I look forward to sharing more with you, whether that be a favourite new product I've discovered, some smaller business support (a passion of mine) or some puppy pics. I'm a puppy aunty again so I make no apologies for any puppy spam (he is a beautiful cockapoo). 

If you have any queries or questions or would like to work with me on some content, do get in touch, I'd love to hear from you.

Lauren














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