Review - My Octopus Teacher (A Netflix Original Documentary)

Give yourself a well-deserved break and enjoy this stunning story of patience, curiosity, the magnificence of nature and unconventional friendship.

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Introducing a New Series - The Beatles from the Beginning

Join me each month on a chronological journey through the albums of the Beatles. This month - Please Please Me!

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What I'm Reading and Listening to Right Now

When I'm not indulging in the comfort-watch of Law and Order marathons, I am trying a few new things. This week I'll tell you about a sci-fi read I really enjoyed and a podcast I think is worth your time.

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Review - The Holdout by Graham Moore

When I first started this blog, my plan was to only recommend slam dunk five star entertainment. In the case of The Holdout, I'm making an exception and sharing a four star experience. Overall I think this was a cracking good read, but have some mixed feelings about the denouement and I want to be up front about that (in a spoiler free way!)

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Review - The Gardener (2016)

This has been a week of anguishing news, starting with the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg last Friday. Today's recommendation is offered as a means to take a time out when/if you can. The Gardener gives us the chance to immerse ourselves in nature, in the form of one of the most beautiful gardens of the world, Les Quatre Vents, in Quebec.

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