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7 reasons to vote for A Brummie Home and Abroad for Best Overall Blogger

It's a final impassioned plea for votes...…

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Planning a 3-day Adventure in the Scottish Highlands

Mr Fletche fell in love with Scotland last September - but not with the weather. Let's see if we get some sunshine time around..…

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On being nominated for a Bloggers Bash award…

A Brummie Home and Abroad on being nominated for a Bloggers Bash award... Best Overall Blogger no less!…

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Walking the South West Coastal Path: Seatown to Abbotsbury (almost)

Miles are not the same as kilometres. This is an important lesson I learned this Easter weekend.…

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Bardolino Birmingham: Afternoon Tea with a Twist

Ma and Pa Lee spoiled me for the 40th birthday, and this weekend, six months later, I finally got to redeem one of my BuyAGift vouchers with an Italian Style Afternoon Tea at Bardolino Birmingham... Here's my thoughts!…

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Growing my Blog Family: The Power of Big Up Your Blog

I reached 500 followers on A Brummie Home and Abroad in March, and I put a lot of that down to my wonderful blog family...…

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Amo l’Italia: Italy and why it’s always in my head and heart

I close my eyes. Take a deep breath. Clear my mind of all rambling thoughts. And think about places I love. And the one place that always comes to mind over all others is Italy.…

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24 Hours in Salzburg: A Brummie Home and Abroad City Guide

Got just 24 hours to spend in Salzburg? Let A Brummie Home and Abroad show you the sights...…

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Original Patty Men: Finally popping my OPM Cherry

I'm late to the OPM party but it's worth the wait - may include burger pictures.…

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“It’s One For The Money, Two For The Show…” This is Elvis, New Alex Theatre

It's a nostalgia-fest at the New Alex Theatre as Pa Lee and I prepare to be transported back 50 years to Elvis Presley's 1968 comeback show...…

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So what IS a Brummie?

Welcome to my World!

I’m Emmalene, a 40 something with a passion for travel, theatre, food, drink and the occasional accidental hike! I’m a born-and-bred Birmingham native so expect lots of Brum content on here too…

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