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  • Win Rio 2 on DVD

    Tweet   It’s time for a party! Rio 2 is out on DVD. We really enjoyed the first Rio film and the sequel is just as funny and entertaining, with the same brilliant animation…

    August 4, 2014
  • Guardians of the Galaxy review

    Tweet I’ve had to wait a full 24 hours to blog this Guardians of the Galaxy review because it was under embargo until after the premiere had taken place; that’s how hot this movie…

    July 24, 2014
  • Disney’s Saving Mr. Banks review

    Tweet So it was, really, a bit of a Disney film fest in our house this Easter weekend, because as well as Frozen we’d been sent the DVD/Blu-ray of Saving Mr. Banks to review.…

    April 22, 2014
  • Disney’s Frozen and some actual Disney magic

    Tweet When we were sent Disney’s Frozen on DVD to review, No 1 Son turned his nose up. Even though he had loved Brave, he wasn’t keen on watching Frozen – I think the…

    April 21, 2014
  • Competitive Fancy Dress Syndrome: are you at risk?

    Tweet My twitter timeline is currently full of mums worrying about what their kids are going to wear for World Book Day, or making fancy dress outfits for various events, or trying to find…

    March 2, 2014
  • Turbo movie review

    Tweet As you know I only ever agree to work with brands I really love, or causes I really believe in. So when I get approached by an organisation that I feel is a…

    February 22, 2014
  • Win The Muppets Character Encyclopedia

    Tweet As you know we’re huge fans of The Muppets in this house and can’t wait to see the new movie, The Muppets: Most Wanted, when it’s released at the end of March (and…

    February 7, 2014
  • The Message and White Lines

    Tweet I’ll let you in to a little secret. Tara Lara and I are *practically* the same age. So when she asked for this week’s The Gallery post to be about rewinding to the…

    January 29, 2014
  • Off to Norway in search of the Northern Lights

    Tweet I don’t really like the term ‘bucket list’, but going to Norway in search of the Northern Lights is a trip that I know many people have dreamed of making, including me, particularly…

    January 23, 2014
  • The psychology of sound in video games

    Tweet For the last few years, there’s been one particular piece of music that plays over and over again in our house (even when No 1 Son isn’t in his bedroom); bizarrely, I find…

    January 21, 2014