In Dublin’s Fair City…. There are some very cool places to eat and drink

Dublin was the city of choice to catch up with 10 of my oldest friends from school. Friendships that have lasted over 30 years. We booked a house through Trip Advisor. It was a 30 minute…

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Am I the kind of Woman that would have been a Suffragette?

I have been to see Suffragette  – it is brilliant – but I was distracted, whilst watching the hardship that these women went through, it made me think, what kind of woman am I? Am…

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“Halloween wasn’t around when I was growing up”

Like most people born before the year 2000, I say every year at this time “Halloween wasn’t around when I was growing up”, of course, it was. What wasn’t around was the supermarket’s obsession with…

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The Spectacle that is Spectre

I was never a big fan James Bond fan growing up but the not so recent casting of Judy Dench and Daniel Craig in the leading roles ignited my interest in the series. A week…

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Lobster – WTF??!

I go and see a lot of films and when I saw the trailer for Lobster with a great cast, Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, Oliva Coleman and cameo’s by lots of recognisable English comedy actors,…

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