About Me

Hi, I’m Lisa Valentine. I’m 35 years old, work in public relations and reside near Manchester, England with my husband, Adam, my two daughters and our three feline rescue buddies.

That British Betty blog is my way of documenting the adventures so far, from my various trips around the UK and beyond to the everyday kind of moments.

If you’re looking for a polished influencer blog filled with professional pictures and a carefully curated lifestyle, then I’m afraid you’re in the wrong place.

That said, I do hope that you’ll stick around and enjoy my ramblings along the way.

For PR requests and collaborations, you can contact me here.


That British Betty Manchester Blog - About Me


  1. carys morgan
    18th February 2017 / 9:59 pm

    hi i loved your article on teenagers,so true non of us know what its like till we get there hey,are you jill daughter?i used to be friends with her years ago in bury,i would love to write a book about my experience emigrating to Australia and the grief that can bring leaving your culture,just need to get started any tips? thanks carys

    • 18th February 2017 / 10:52 pm

      Hi Carys

      I am indeed! 🙂 Small world eh? It sounds like you have an interesting story to tell! I’ve never written a book before so can’t offer much help but I personally find that writing a blog helps me to keep track of our life, events, the important things and is lovely to read back on years later when all the smaller details seem to have been forgotten. It’s almost like a public diary for me.

      I hope that helps a little bit!

      Lisa x

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

CommentLuv badge

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.