DriveIn in Style for Cars 3

'Cars 3' will reignite all cylinders of the race-car kid in all of us.  With twists and turns of plot 'Cars 3' takes pole position in keeping pace with life and taking the ultimate chequered flag. Last night Em and I had the privilege of attending an advance preview screening of Disney Pixar's 'Cars 3' at the …

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The plans and purposes of my 2016

If you have been anywhere online in 2016 you surely would have seen the number of people categorising 2016 as the year of unprecedented loss, pain and death. Admittedly it does feel like the world has lost some very good people this year, both famous and unheralded, influential to the many or to the few, …

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‘La La Land’ a true classic

You will have to forgive me if I sound like a giddy schoolgirl as I reminisce about the wonder that is ‘La La Land’, but this movie was stunning. As I mentioned yesterday while reviewing ‘Sing’, movie prices are high here in Australia, $21.50 a ticket is mad! So when a ‘Tight Tuesday’ comes around …

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‘Sing’ the Movie

It feels like almost a year ago that the trailer for 'Sing' first tantalised the screen at our favourite cinemas; it was in fact only back in May, but the anticipation has been mounting since.  As one part of the new ‘George Family Traditions’ (originally adapted from a Lewis family coincidence) Em and I finally …

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How you feel can be seen as who you are

I came across a great article today as I was taking some time to 'improve myself'. It is all about the types of people you find in your workplace everyday and why they (and you and I) don't thrive because of their emotional outlook. Although the merit and appropriateness of forming an opinion on the …

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12 Carols of Christmas: Footsteps

One of the main reasons a Christmas carol finds itself as ‘less popular’ is the language used in it.  Quite often you will find that the carols that are very ‘Olde English’ often fall out of favour.  Some can be revived with a ‘modern translation’ but some just wouldn’t be the same song if you …

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