Category: Media

  • 1st November 2017

What Have I Been Watching: October 2017

As the nights draw in and it starts to become colder, I find myself curling up in front of my TV even more than I used to! There’s nothing better than coming in from a long day at work, throwing on some sweatpants and settling down with my favourite shows. So, what have I been…

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  • 7th September 2017

What Have I Been Watching: July-August

Hey guys! If you didn’t read my first post in this series, go ahead and watch it here. For those of you who did, I hope you liked it! If you went and watched any of the shows that I suggested, please leave a comment as I would love to know your thoughts. So, what…

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  • 14th June 2017

What Have I Been Watching?

Anyone who knows me will instantly tell you that I’m a big TV fan. Don’t get me wrong, I go out and do other things too. I promise I actually do have a life 😉 However, I’m a sucker for a good reality TV show, an American drama or a good movie. I thought it…

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  • 5th June 2017

#OneLoveManchester

Over 11 million people tuned in to Ariana Grande’s benefit concert One Love Manchester last night… and that was just through BBC One. The concert was also broadcast live on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube so people from across the globe could be part of this incredible movement. Like so many others, the events that took…

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  • 2nd June 2017

Review: Death of a Salesman

Plays and stories based around the American Dream enthrall me. I find that they have a certain charm about them which everyone can relate to. In one way or another, we are all dreamers and we all want something that we perhaps can’t have. John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men is a particular favourite of…

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  • 23rd May 2017

We Stand Together

Today, my heart has been with those who have lost their loved ones in the Manchester terror attack. Waking up to the news this morning, I just couldn’t believe what I was hearing – that a sick suicide bomber caused destruction at an Ariana Grande concert. A night which was supposed to be filled with…

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  • 26th April 2017

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Almost 20 years ago, we were introduced to J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World. Children and adults alike have followed Harry, Ron and Hermione through their time at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and have fallen in love with the magic, characters and the wonders of Hogwarts. We’ve seen our favourite characters fall in love, felt…

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  • 27th March 2017

Review: Beauty and the Beast (2017)

Continuing to remake its animated masterpieces, Walt Disney Pictures now brings us a re-make of the classic fairytale Beauty and the Beast. Originally screened in 1991, the story of Belle and the cursed prince has captured the hearts of many and when I heard that it was due to be released as a live action…

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  • 8th March 2017

Book Review: The Circle

Dave Eggers presents a powerful and thought-provoking notion in his 2013 dystopian novel, The Circle. Exploring the ever growing world of social media and the power of technology, this novel speculates what the future could possibly behold for a world that is becoming increasingly transparent. We follow the story of Mae Holland, a twenty something…

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  • 4th March 2017

The Rise of Snapchat and why it’s so popular

Snapchat is by far one of my favourite social media platforms. I could waste all day watching videos on the app if I could! People use it for a variety of reasons but for me, it’s a great way to keep up-to-date with what my favourite celebs, vloggers and friends are up to. Founded by…

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