• Miscellaneous

    When you need a giggle

    When people felt down, hundreds and thousands of years ago, how did they make themselves feel better? I imagine they went on walks (as Elle Woods says, “Exercise gives you endorphins. Endorphins make you happy”), or they had other things to worry about like not catching the plague or running away from an animal trying to eat them. If I’m feeling low, I sometimes watch videos to brighten my day. There are a few Youtube videos that always crack me up, even if I’ve seen them a hundred times before. For a bit of fun, I thought I’d compile them in hope they make you laugh too. St Patty’s Day…

  • Film

    Top 10 of 2017

    Like any intense film fan, I like to make a top 10 at the end of the year based on the films I was able to see. I wanted to share my top 10 of last year for my first blog post, despite it being 10 months into 2018. In 2017 I saw 53 UK film releases (including two released via Netflix and a couple missed in the cinema that I watched at home). Additionally I watched Molly’s Game, a 2018 release, which isn’t included in my total. Last year I found it tough deciding on a top ten when I hadn’t seen Call Me By Your Name and Get…