~May 2019 Favourites~

Here is just a quick snapshot of my favourites books, music and more from last month! I know that this concept is fairly passé but let's just pretend I am fashionably late to the trend... Music I had a really wonderful time last month with music - there really is no better way to procrastinate … Continue reading ~May 2019 Favourites~

DofE – A Survivor’s Testimony

Look, I know the title is more than a little facetious, but, in all honesty, when you are trekking up a near vertical cliff-face with the weight of a small child on your back (with, at best, 2-hours-sleep worth of energy), a 'Duke of Edinburgh' expedition really is a challenging experience! Therefore, I took it … Continue reading DofE – A Survivor’s Testimony

‘Five Feet Apart’ – just another example of Hollywood exploitation?

When I first heard that Hollywood was pumping out yet another teen romance movie centred around terminal illness (see: The Fault in Our Stars), I have to say I rolled my eyes. How much longer can this institution continue to glorify and exploit suffering under the guise of 'raising awareness' to make a profit? On … Continue reading ‘Five Feet Apart’ – just another example of Hollywood exploitation?