I'm Such A Bad Blogger... :(

Since I have just realised that it has been 28 days since I have last blogged (blame it on the festive season) I thought I would wish you a very HAPPY NEW YEAR and I hope that the New Year brings about all sorts of goodness for you lovely people...

Blancanieves - Film Review (NO SPOILERS)


Director: Pablo Berger
Starring: Maribel Verdu, Daniel Gimenez Cacho, Angela Molina, Inma Cuesta, Josef Maria Pou, Emilio Gavria, Macarena Garcia, Sofia Oria, Ramon Barea, Pere Ponce
(Sorry, some of the actors don't have English Wiki pages :/)

Given that this film is a silent Spanish film, I was a little dubious about watching it (having experienced French cinema, I thought that Spanish films would follow suit) but given that my friends love this film I thought I would see is Spanish cinema is better or worse than French…

A Guide To Surviving Christmas Shopping


It’s getting to that time of year again when we have to do the dreaded Christmas shop. Usually (unless you’re lucky) you have to go to a packed shopping centre and battle every Tom, Dick and Harry who have also decided to do their Christmas shopping that day as well (looks like everybody had the same idea about starting early that year).  So here are my tips on how to make the whole process a little less grim: