Cast your mind back to 2012 and the title Fifty Shades of Grey became the best-selling book ever in Britain. You couldn’t seem to go anywhere without seeing someone absorbed in the ‘erotic’ tale – public transport, coffee shops, workplaces, sunbathers, they all seemed to have their noses in the same book! It wasn’t a… Continue reading Review: Fifty Shades Freed
February is the month of LOVE with Valentine’s Day at it’s heart, so I decided to make a playlist of my favourite Love songs to share with you. There are so many songs out there that people automatically associate with love and if you search for love themed playlists you often see the same one’s… Continue reading Our Love Songs Playlist
It’s February, the month of love, so it’s only appropriate to share my Top 10 romantic movies. I love watching movies of all genres, but romantic ones are by far my favourite. I’m a bit of an old romantic and for me you just can’t beat a love story. It doesn’t matter if you don't… Continue reading Our Top 10 Romantic Movies
As part of my All About Me posts I thought it was only appropriate to share with you some of my musical tastes. Everyone has songs that regardless of how they are feeling just a few bars can instantly lift their mood and help increase motivation too. I find my playlist ideal as a background… Continue reading All About Me : Happy Songs Playlist
Having always been a massive movie lover since the good old days of making the weekly trip to the video shop, it is with regret that since the birth of my youngest my movie time has all but disappeared! Despite this it’s still a topic that I love to discuss with friends and family, even… Continue reading All About Me: (Some) of my favourite movies!
There’s nothing better over the festive period than going to see a show or Panto with the family to get into the mood, however with Leo having only just turned four I was reluctant to book our local regional pantomime as I know from experience that it is rather long-winded! I was therefore delighted when… Continue reading Santa’s Christmas Wish
During the Christmas period one of our family ‘traditions’ is to play board games. We all love to play games together, but during regular weeks it just seems that we are so pressed for time this falls by the way side. We usually invest in a new game every year and of course there are… Continue reading Festive Traditions – Board Games
One of the many things we couldn’t imagine a Christmas without is the Radio Times special! This definitely harks back to our 80’s childhood when the only way to find out what was actually on television was to purchase a trusty TV guide every week. Despite having been a Sky and latterly Virgin customer for… Continue reading Festive Traditions – Radio Times
Christmas means MOVIES! There are so many to choose from and everyone has their own favourites that must be watched year in year out. I’d like to think as a massive movie and Christmas fan I have seen my fair share of those on offer so I set myself a challenge to whittle them down… Continue reading Our Top 10 Christmas Must Watch Movies!
It’s that time of the year again when those festive CD’s can be extracted from the back of the cupboard and dusted off for their yearly outing – although personally Christmas music starts in the car for me around August usually! There have been some questionable offerings of ‘Christmas’ music over the last twenty years… Continue reading Our Christmas Playlist