You say Halloween, we say Halloween!

You say Halloween, we say Halloween!

I have now experienced 2 Halloweens in America and I feel I can share some opinions on the differences between the Brit way and the American way (yay)! Here are some notable things I’ve noted!  “FALL-oween”* (*this doesn’t actually work as you have to read... read more
The Book of the Film of the Book

The Book of the Film of the Book

This week I went to the cinema to see Crazy Rich Asians. I really wanted to see it because I’d read the book and wanted to actually SEE it. By that I mean, I wanted to see how the filmmakers had interpreted the words I’d read. Now, Crazy Rich Asians is not a high brow... read more
FIVE

FIVE

My little Ben turns 5 today. I wrote a post when he turned 3. I just re-read it.  The post included lists of 3 things that he’s no longer doing now he’s 3, things I wish would stop soon and 3 brilliant things that are emerging. I thought on his 5th birthday, for no... read more