Movie Review | Mission: Impossible – Fallout

Up until last month, I had only seen the first two Mission Impossible movies – I know, I’m a disgrace. It’s not that I didn’t like the movies, I thought the second film, with Thandie Newton and Dougary Scott was particularly good, even though it’s highly regarded as the worst in the franchise. I think it was just the Tom Cruise thing – I don’t … Continue reading Movie Review | Mission: Impossible – Fallout

Comic-Con 2018 | 20 Must Watch Trailers and Teasers

San Diego Comic Con 2018 is officially over, and as a certified Geeky Tourist, I am beyond gutted I wasn’t in California watching everything unfold. There have been so many exciting announcements – from a Buffy the Vampire Slayer reboot, to a brand new Batwoman TV series – that I’m still trying to catch up on all the news from the weekend. If you didn’t … Continue reading Comic-Con 2018 | 20 Must Watch Trailers and Teasers

Mad Hatters Tea Party | The Garden Society

Tea with Alice at The Garden Society I always see these fun events advertised on Facebook, but they’re usually up in London – which can be a bit of a mission to get to from Portsmouth. Very occasionally, something a little closer to home catches my eye, and when that happens I freak out and book tickets straight away. In this instance, it was an Alice … Continue reading Mad Hatters Tea Party | The Garden Society

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10 Most Inspiring Women In Pop Culture

Today is International Women’s Day, so I thought I’d pay homage to some of the most inspiring, kick ass ladies in pop culture. I picked these particular women, not just for their kill counts, but because they manage to carry on in the face of adversity. Some have lost loved ones, some have suffered with mental illness, but they have all overcome their issues, and … Continue reading 10 Most Inspiring Women In Pop Culture

Five Fictional Cities I’d love to visit in real life

Have you ever watched a movie, or read a book, and thought – I’d really love to visit that world, or that town, or even that cafe? It happens to me all the time. Just the other day, I was at the cinema watching the new Black Panther movie, and I couldn’t stop thinking about how amazing Wakanda looked – the ultimate travel destination. Seriously, … Continue reading Five Fictional Cities I’d love to visit in real life

Super Bowl 2018 | Must Watch Trailers and Teasers

It’s the morning after the Eagles vs Patriots game, and I am getting a flurry of messages from friends and social media telling me to watch this trailer and that teaser. Is Super Bowl the new San Diego Comic Con? I almost wish I stayed up to watch the game – almost. I bloody love trailers, but not enough to miss 4+ hours of slumber. … Continue reading Super Bowl 2018 | Must Watch Trailers and Teasers

15 Most Anticipated Movies of 2018 | Sci Fi & Fantasy Edition

If I’m not sipping tea in themed coffee shops, exploring museums, photographing colourful buildings or traipsing around film sets, you’ll probably find me at the cinema watching the latest blockbusters. It’s no mere hobby for me, it’s an addiction, and one of my absolute favourite things to do. This year there are so many films I’m excited for, so thought I’d share a few I’m … Continue reading 15 Most Anticipated Movies of 2018 | Sci Fi & Fantasy Edition

Diagon House | A Harry Potter Inspired Store in Edinburgh

In my mission to catch up with posts, and share some of the places I visited towards the end of last year, I thought I’d write about one of my favourite stores from a recent trip to Edinburgh – Diagon House. It’s bursting at the seams with Harry Potter goodies, and is a must visit if you’re a Potterhead like me, and find yourself in … Continue reading Diagon House | A Harry Potter Inspired Store in Edinburgh