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Movie Review - Seven Pounds

Movie Review - Seven Pounds

20th January 2009 - Well look at this, two movie reviews in a row. I have been watching lots of DVD’s this week but this is a film that stuck out, so I thought it would be a great film to review this week.

Let's All Be A Hero

Let's All Be A Hero

The term 'hero' is currently sitting in that grey part of the vernacular, used too loosely it's lost its true meaning, but used too selectively it could apply to anyone who has done something a tad beyond the norm, but not exceptional.

My Favourite Cookbooks - Number One

My Favourite Cookbooks - Number One

Faithful companion for years to come

Natural is Overrated

Natural is Overrated

There is a scenario that often comes up when talking to guys; they seem to feel the need to inform the ladies in their lives, that they'd look better "more natural"? Are you kidding me?!

Inauguration Day Jitters

Inauguration Day Jitters

I am not, in fact, an American. There’s no good reason I should be interested at all in what’s going down in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday. However, it’s not just me- lots of people are, in fact, shaking very quietly in their boots. 

Question: Who remembers George Bush?

Confused About Body Image?

Confused About Body Image?

Ever noticed how popular Women’s Magazines often follow sections like “Celebrity Weight-Loss Secrets Revealed!”, “Diet Tips of the Stars!” and “Get your Buff Beach Bikini Bod!” by recipes for “Creamy Puff Cream Puffs!” and “Chocolatey Chocolate Caramel

Female and addicted to video games...true story!

Female and addicted to video games...true story!

I love video games and I've spent a huge chunk of my professional life writing about them and playing them every day.

One Man Rock Band

One Man Rock Band

It's a thought that inevitably crosses any virtual rocker's mind as the night wanes and other band members begin to lose steam; who needs them, I could probably play all these instruments myself! Of course it's merely an overtired delusion of grandure for most of us; just holding drumsticks and a guitar is tricky enough. One enterprising gamer, however, has devised a way to become a one man Rock Band.

Death by bad cafe food? Death to bad cafe food!

I'm sick of going into cafes for a bite to eat only to find ghastly sausage rolls, pallid savouries with WHATEVER (or nothing at all) under a pile of watery potato mash and day-old scones with a concrete lid of cheese - while everything else contains battery chicken.

If I Were A Boy

If I Were A Boy

Spark. Plug. Why do two seemingly simple, non-threatening words, have such terrifyingly different meanings to both genders?