Trespass Against Us: A Review

Trespass Against Us, which comes out early 2017 in the UK, screened at the BFI London FIlm Festival on 15 October, followed by a Q&A with Director Adam Smith, Writer Alastair Siddons and Star Michael Fassbender. The Premise Chad Cutler (Michael Fassbender) along with his wife Kelly (Lyndsey Marshal) and their two children are part […]

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My Scientology Movie: A Review

Last night I saw Louis Theroux’s latest masterpiece: My Scientology Movie. I call it a ‘masterpiece’, but that’s not to say it was perfect, or, in my opinion, Theroux’s best. The movie was followed by a satellite Q&A with Theroux and the movie’s director John Dower. Scientology One thing that I should mention off the […]

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The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer – Michelle Hodkin

The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer: A Review Cassandra Clare’s review ‘haunting and dreamlike’ should perhaps read instead ‘slightly confusing but still a page turner.’ Quick Synopsis Mara Dyer awakes in hospital, not sure how or why she is there. She then learns that her best friend Rachel, their friend Claire and her boyfriend Jude are […]

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Only Ever Yours – Louise O’Neill

This weekend I engrossed myself in the Young Adult novel Only Ever Yours, by Louise O’Neill, which I stumbled across in my local library. Only Ever Yours strikes you, at first, as another dystopia-based YA novel, but when you get down to the basic premise, it feels more like a YA version of the Handmaid’s Tale […]

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HotPod Yoga, The Trampery, Hackney

London Fitness Classes #2 What? HotPod Flow, Yoga Where? The Trampery, Above Look Mum No Hands, Hackney How much? £12…less if you buy in bulk London Fitness Class #2 was HotPod yoga, located on Mare st (a short walk from London Fields and a short bus from Bethnal Green. I suggested hot yoga and BFF looked at lots […]

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Ariel Hoop, Gymbox, Farringdon

London Fitness Classes #1  What? Flying Fantastic‘s Ariel Hoop class Where? Gymbox, Farrindgon How much? £20… less if you book in bulk This all began with Ariel Hoop. My BFF and I have recently decided to sample different fitness classes in London: which are the most fun? Best value for money? Best for actual fitness? […]

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Mean Girls 2 (or, Fuck Sequels)

I make it no secret that I like Rom-Coms, even the hilariously bad ones. When I first saw there was a Mean Girls 2 I knew there was no way it could match up to the original. Firstly, MG2 wasn’t written by the wondrous Tina Fey and thus loses appeal automatically. As the above picture demonstrates, the cast of MG2 […]

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Matilda: The Musical

What: Matilda (based on the book by Roald Dahl): The Musical (Music and Lyrics by Tim Minchin) When: 7.30, January 3rd 2013 Where: Cambridge Theatre, London For those of you who are familiar with Tim Minchin’s comedic work, you will recognise his style all over Matilda; and for those of you who are aware of […]

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SEW over it

Course: Intro to Dressmaking Place: Sew Over It, Clapman North Time: 2 tuesday evenings, 6.30 – 9.30 Result: 1 Knee Length Skirt, made to fit you When I say I’m a novice at some things, dressmaking is definately one of them. I have sewed 2 things since I plucked up the courage to buy a […]

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