SeaWorld Stops

If you’ve read my Blackfish post you’ll know how I feel about orcas (and dolphins) in captivity. So I was thrilled this morning when I read that SeaWorld have announced they will stop breeding captive orcas. The CEO of the Humane Society of the United States, Wayne Pacelle said “Today’s announcement signals that the era of captive…

Walter Presents 

As I’ve said before, we moved around a fair bit when I was a child and sometimes there was no English speaking television. With slapstick animation, you don’t need a language. Just look at Tom & Jerry. We watched a lot of dubbed stuff which was fine for cartoons but I don’t like it for…

Christmas Movies

When I asked my husband what his favourite Christmas movie was he replied without missing a beat…”Die Hard”. Hmm… that wasn’t really the vibe I was going for. Mind you, I would much rather watch John Maclean shoot up an office building than sit through It’s A Wonderful Life. I realise that’s practically heresy. It’s heart warming…

Blackfish

When my sisters and I were small my family would spend about a month of the summer in California. The reason being we had family there. We had family in the UK too so let’s just the say the real reason was because it was California! Sunshine, shopping, beaches and THEME PARKS. We went to Disneyland three summers on the…

What happened to Zac Efron?

OK, I realise I’m a bit late to the party with this one but seriously, WHAT HAPPENED TO ZAC EFRON!? Last night, I watched the very funny and very silly Bad Neighbours, which stars Seth Rogen and young Mr Efron. I couldn’t help but turn to my husband and shriek “WHAT HAPPENED TO ZAC EFRON?!” I…

Cry Baby

I cry over everything. Not just real life events… songs… books… adverts. If something awful happens to you and you want a shoulder to cry on, by all means come round to my house. But don’t do it if you’re looking for someone to pass you tissues and make you a cup of tea. I’ll…