Infomercials 

One of my daughter’s favourite things in LIFE is watching awful infomercials. Recently she’s found some corkers! The Better Marriage Blanket – a blanket that improves your marriage by trapping farts. Go Go Pillow – a bean bag. Seriously that’s all it is. Comfort Wipe – a stick for wiping your bum. Kush – I just can’t even… Not only…

The Secret 

The Secret (ITV) currently has the nation gripped. The drama is based on the true story of dentist Colin Howell and Sunday school teacher Hazel Stewart murdering his wife and her husband in Coleraine, Northern Ireland in 1991. It’s one of those stories that if you didn’t know it was based on real life events you’d say it was too far fetched, too…

Indian Summers

The second series of Indian Summers is currently airing on Channel 4. I loved the first series and I am loving the second one even more. Set in early 30’s India, the Indians are fighting for independence whilst the British are desperately clinging to power. It was customary for the Brits to desert the cities in the…

Must See: Drama

I love a good story. Books, theatre, film, television… I’m really not all that fussy about the medium. I don’t like daytime TV. It is mind numbing on the whole but give me a good drama any day. A box set? EVEN BETTER. My husband, who works in TV, might love a box set even more than…