If you are a child of the nineties like me you will have obsessed and dreamed of one day going on Crystal Maze or Fort Boyard. Well, that was until I realized I’m not keen on snakes so Fort Boyard was out of the question. Crystal Maze though! What a show. Last weekend I got… Read More Escape Reality, A Family Day Out in Edinburgh
Hands up who can relate? We are quite an organised house and we try to plan our meals for the week in advance and write them on a big blackboard we have in the kitchen. However, we are a bit stuck in a rut. Apparently, on average households eat the same 7-8 meals on rotation.… Read More Mixing Up Weekly Meals with Simply Cook
I love Greys Anatomy and have been addicted since I started watching. I started watching it before it was really a major thing in the UK and before Netflix or streaming services were a thing. I instead had Lovefilm, where you used to get sent a DVD in the post each week. After Season 1,… Read More 10 Reasons to watch Grey’s Anatomy
After a year of marriage and recently buying a 3 bedroomed house together, there was only one natural progression for me and my husband. Buy an Amazon Echo. We had leftover wedding vouchers and decided that we would bring Alexa into our lives. What is the Amazon Echo? If you’re not sure what the Amazon… Read More Why You Should Consider Buying an Amazon Echo.
Beauty and the Beast This film feels like it has been years in the making! I was so excited to go see it! I have been singing Be Our Guest all day. Here are my thoughts on Beauty and the Beast I’ll try to keep it spoiler free but I feel we all know the… Read More Beauty and the Beast Movie Review
Hello! Welcome to March and with a new month, there is a new gin! This month we are focusing on Cromwell Gin! You may not have heard of Cromwell Gin before now, but it should be on your to try list. It has been voted on various panels as being a great tasting gin. Including… Read More Cromwell Gin: A Review
For any conspiracy theorist like me, the death of JFK is fascinating. My friend lives in Dallas and I keep talking about the grassy knoll to her and the book depository. This first sparked my love of all things JFK. I love American history, to be honest. When I heard they had made a film… Read More Jackie – Film Review – Starring Natalie Portman and John Hurt.
A few weeks ago, I took my Odeon Limitless card along to the Odeon and went to try out Screen Unseen. This is a chance to see a film that is yet to come out at the cinema yet and you get to watch it ages before it comes out. The only catch is, you… Read More Hidden Figures – Movie Review
Shetland Reel Gin Glad to announce that February’s Gin of the Month is Shetland Reel Gin. Another Scottish Gin, all the way from the very top of the country on a wee island – Unst in Shetland. I had the pleasure of visiting Shetland in the summer and went on a distillery tour. The Story… Read More Shetland Reel Gin – Review and Distillery Tour
I love cooking. I love experimenting with different flavors and going with it. Sometimes it works, other times it doesn’t. My uni flatmates will tell you all about ‘weird pie’ which was towards the end of the month I used to just make dinner that involved all the ingredients in my cupboard and hoped for… Read More A Busy Wife’s Guide to an Indian Feast