Monthly Archives: May 2011

The Greatest Icon of the 20th Century?

As a little girl, I knew I was not alone in idolising a woman with huge boobs, a plastic-looking complexion and a questionable dress-sense. No, I’m not talking about Julia Roberts at the start of Pretty Woman… I am, of course, talking about Barbra Millicent Roberts, better known as Barbie.

F1 2011

I’ve been watching Formula 1 for as long as I can remember. I grew up with parents who loved the sport and I now live with a man who loves it even more than my parents. Its not something that I would say I’m passionate about, but I can enjoy sitting through it every other read more »

Water For Elephants

Last night, my partner and I went to the cinema to see Water For Elephants. I’ve been reading about this film for MONTHS and was very curious to see what all the fuss was about. It’s a story of forbidden love, set in a circus in the 1930s. I expected a highly romantic film, with read more »

My Favourite Movie

I’m a huge fan of movies in general, and I have several movies (pretty much all rom-coms) that I love to watch again and again. But I have one film that I love more than all the others, one film that has been with me pretty much my whole life and I’ve watched it well read more »

The Referendum

Thought I’d start the blog off with something serious, topical and relevant – the AV referendum taking place today. It’s something I feel is very important to discuss.