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“Liam Gallagher is Lovely!”

“Liam Gallagher is lovely…” …So says Sonya Aurora Madan, one half of song writing duo Calm of Zero, and former singer and lyricist of Echobelly. Calm of Zero Calm of … Continue reading

January 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Read This – Fifty Shades of Grey

I jumped on the bandwagon before it got away, and I’ve just read ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ by the enigmatic-sounding E L James. It’s already spawned a whole host of … Continue reading

July 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

Essex and the Not so Single Girl

“Nine feet tall aliens and shrink-wrapped cheese sarnies” Let me start by saying I love my boyfriend to bits. That said, like every man I’ve ever known, he has an … Continue reading

July 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

Listen to this! Electra Heart – Marina and the Diamonds

I’m a late convert to Ms Marina Diamandis, better known as Marina and the Diamonds, and have only recently got into first album ‘The Family Jewels’ despite it having been … Continue reading

May 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Last book I Read…

The Last book I Read… Having just been away on holiday, I’ve had the perfect opportunity to catch up on the books I’ve downloaded to my Kindle, and also made … Continue reading

April 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Last Book I Read – Pear Shaped by Stella Newman

My new Kindle is fast becoming filled with delights, and one of the more recent additions is this chick-lit masterpiece. It has all the elements of a classic girl-story. A … Continue reading

March 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Americano – a taste of the US with Back Inn Time

When it comes to American food, it’s easy to assume that the US cuisine consists almost exclusively of Big Mac, milkshake and fries. But you might be surprised to learn … Continue reading

March 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

My Week with Marilyn

Anyone doubting Michelle Williams’ acting abilities will find My Week with Marilyn a pleasant surprise. Even hardened Marilyn Monroe fans like me loved the film and Michelle Williams’ fans will … Continue reading

March 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Brilliant Books

…by Sarah Clark Remember we told you about Sue Thomason in February’s Inspired? Well, she’s only gone and published her book. Sue introduced me to her ideas and the Food … Continue reading

February 29, 2012 · Leave a comment