Well, June has been and gone somehow and now it’s time to share what I’ve read and watched over the month. As always I feel as though I’ve only made a small dent in my ‘to be read’ and ‘to be watched’ list. Yet I have read some brilliant books and watched some great films […]Read More
TV & Film
My thoughts on films and TV series I’ve been watching recently, including my top Netflix binges, Disney + guilty pleasures and what I’m streaming on Amazon Prime.
When I was thinking about what I’ve read and watched in May, I realised I haven’t actually finished a book this month. My habit of half reading a book has returned. There’s just so many good books to read at the moment! My brain cannot cope or focus on just one, so I’ve flit between […]Read More
With extra time on our hands, everyone and their Mum is looking for TV, film and book recommendations. Myself included. I’ve binged a few series, subscribed to Disney+ (read more about my nostalgic love for it here) and started Friends from the beginning, as why not? Whilst I am diving head first into Marvel movies, […]Read More
It has become a trend in recent years to remake films that are heavily-dominated with male actors, to include more female characters. Sometimes the characters are just given to a female actor, such as Doctor Who or Ghostbusters. The problem of remaking films to include women is that everyone inevitably compares it to the original. […]Read More
Tis the season to be jolly and the opportunity to re-watch your favourite Christmas films. It’s the time of year when it’s acceptable to be a Hobbit, stay in, snuggle up in an armchair and eat as many meals as you can justify with mince pies in between. One of the best parts of the […]Read More
I knew absolutely nothing about Howards End before the BBC mini-series began, and in all honesty I only watched it for Hayley Atwell and Matthew MacFayden. They are two of my favourite actors, and they have played some of my favourite characters including Peggy Carter and Mr Darcy. But it is the most wonderful story, […]Read More