Christmas means different things to different people. For me, it’s all about creating memories, spending time with family and friends, and enjoying great food and memorable experiences together. But one thing that bothers me is that Christmas has become so commercialised. It’s not about lavish gifts, luxury and excess for me, and over the past
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.
I have always loved books. I have always been reading books. I have always been buying books. I have always loved the smell of books. I have always loved art books, history books, fictions, autobiographies, coffee table books. I love books. I have always loved the smell of old books. I have always loved the
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
Hello, I am back with another book review! Today I’m going to talk about John Marciari’s Art of Renaissance Rome: Artists and Patrons in the Eternal City book. Marciari tells us the story of the artists, monuments, and patrons of Renaissance Rome in this book. I also learned new things, new words from this book.
After landing her dream job in Paris, Chicago marketing exec Emily Cooper embraces her adventurous new life while juggling work, friends and romance. Ok… So the plot isn’t anything original, but if you want something easy watching then this is definitely worth it. Think Devil Wears Prada meets Ugly Betty (if you’ve not seen these,
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.
Emily in Paris hit out Netflix accounts last week with a 10 episode bang. It’s sexy, it’s funny and it’s exciting, the best thing I’ve seen on telly since Sex in the City (written by the same creator may I add). Now everyone is divided, the French are offended and well, in places it can
The Museum of the Year award is an annual prize given to a museum or gallery in the United Kingdom for a “track record of imagination, innovation and excellence”. This year, ArtFund have decided due to extraordinary circumstances, they will be using the Museum of the Year award to highlight five museums. In July of
There is nothing better than a cozy romantic weekend with your other half over the autumn months. With or without restrictions, there are so many things you can do to make the most of your weekend when the weather is a little chillier than those imperfect British summer months. Find an Arboretum nearby or