Halloween can only mean one thing, Fright Night Film Fest!! I love getting in some popcorn, sweets, turning off the lights and having a scary film marathon (not on my own mind). Check out my other film night essential! Horror is my favourite genre, I love psychological and supernatural type films. I don’t mind a … Continue reading Top 10 Horror Films of the 21st Century
Month: Oct 2020
Duma Key is the Perfect Halloween Destination
After a construction accident in which he loses his right arm and his divorce, Edgar Freemantle moves from Minnesota to Florida to begin what his psychiatrist described as a "geographic cure." He rediscovers his love of painting and finds that he is good at it, but his paintings seem to have something "more" to them. … Continue reading Duma Key is the Perfect Halloween Destination
A Romantic Weekend – Lockdown Style
It’s that time of year when everyone likes to cosy up, be comfortable, and feel loved. With lots of places in local lockdowns, and the potential for another full lockdown, having a date night or romantic weekend away may seem impossible. Fear not, here are my handy tips for having a romantic date night/weekend ‘away’ … Continue reading A Romantic Weekend – Lockdown Style
Tips for Evaluating Your Life
October 19th was #EvaluateYourLifeDay so I guess today is as good a day as any to look at where I am and readjust course if necessary. Looking at yourself and your life can be difficult, nobody likes to acknowledge any negativity or failings in life. However, it is necessary to make sure you have the … Continue reading Tips for Evaluating Your Life
Is Emily in Paris Worth the Watch?
After landing her dream job in Paris, Chicago marketing exec Emily Cooper embraces her adventurous new life while juggling work, friends and romance.Netflix Ok… So the plot isn’t anything original, but if you want an easy watching then this is definitely worth the watch. Think Devil Wears Prada meets Ugly Betty, and you’ll get Emily … Continue reading Is Emily in Paris Worth the Watch?
Tips for a Happy Halloween during Lockdown
This year, with the uncertainty of lockdowns and a global pandemic, I have wondered whether I should celebrate and prepare for Halloween at all! I’ll be honest, I’ve not properly decorated for it for a few years as my children always make their own plans with friends instead. It seems to be a lot of … Continue reading Tips for a Happy Halloween during Lockdown
It’s a Goodshed to be in Barry
I first heard about this ‘little’ project about a year ago, and I was super excited that Barry is finally getting developed into a trendy little town on the Welsh coast. I heard rumours of independent shops, and food, and bars…. And I was no disappointed with my first visit to The Goodsheds last weekend. … Continue reading It’s a Goodshed to be in Barry
I’ll Take New York – Book Review
Have you ever given up on love?When her boyfriend lets her down for the last time, Brooklyn bookshop owner Bea James makes a decision – no more. No more men, no more heartbreak, and no more pain.Psychiatrist Jake Steinmann is making a new start too, leaving his broken marriage behind in San Francisco. From now … Continue reading I’ll Take New York – Book Review