Hey, hi, how are you? I’ve been AWOL, I know. It was unintentional and due to a number of things, mostly because we have been on and off the Winter cold, flu, and tonsillitis merry-go-round since about June.
– Every cough and cold around has come home with my daughter, then she got a nasty bout of tonsillitis (which she’s never had before), and five straight days and nights of FORTY ONE DEGREE temperatures had us worried sick about her, plus the doctor thinks she also probably had Influenza A, which was going round child care centres in the weeks before she got sick (“did you give her a flu vaccine?” “….no because when I asked if you give them to kids, you said YOU DIDN’T GIVE KIDS FLU VACCINES”). Then my husband got the tonsillitis, something he also never gets, and was incredibly sick as well, and I’ve been feeling very run down and exhausted as well, so that last thing on my mind was blogging. Continue Reading ->
I finally got around to seeing Ghostbusters last week and I loved it. I feel like that should just be my review: I loved it! But I know there are people out there who are faithful fans of the eighties movies, or are just plain curious to hear what the remake it like, so I’ll… Continue reading ->
You guys. This weeeaaatherrrrrrrr, right? I mean, I love Winter and being cosy and warm inside while it’s windy and cold outside, and snuggling on the couch with blankets and binging on TV for hours on end, but at the moment it’s just SO COLD and we still have two months to go! I know,… Continue reading ->
Coincidentally in the last few weeks I’ve watched two documentaries on fashion, specifically fashion in New York. I don’t watch docos often, so it’s interesting that I managed to see two on a similar topic within weeks of each other. The first I saw at the movies when it opened, the second I watched on… Continue reading ->
Spotlight Director: Tom McCarthy Screenplay: Tom McCarthy, Josh Singer Starring: Michael Keaton, Liev Shreiber, Mark Ruffalo, Rachel McAdams, Stanley Tucci, John Slattery, Billy Cruddup, Brian d’Arcy James *Contains spoilers*
The Martian Director: Ridley Scott Writer: Drew Goddard Starring: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kate Mara, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Jeff Daniels *Contains spoilers* Plot While on a mission, astronaut and biologist Mark Watney (Damon) and his fellow crew members are forced to return to their vessel when they encounter a severe dust storm while collecting samples from… Continue reading ->