May, 2017

Recipe: Shortbread Rounds AKA Cats Claws

Some cookie recipes are so deliciously simple that even the most inexperienced baker like me can get results. This one from Guittard is perfect. We used half white chocolate chips and half milk chocolate chips in the cookies.

Travel: Seafood, Spa’s & Sunsets in Tunisia

For a tranquil afternoon, with arguably the best views across the Mediterranean, head to market town of Sidi Bou Said; With its picture postcard blue and white houses, this market town is regarded as an exclusive area in Tunisia.

Music: Prinicipe Valiente – Oceans

To a UK audience there is an immediate similarity in lead singer Fernando Honorato’s vocals to Brett Anderson of Suede, and indeed if you are going to be a singer, that’s one hell of a range to be able to run parallel too.

Film Review: Jawbone

There’s hardly a dearth of boxing movies jabbing for attention, so it can be hard to get the heart racing from excitement when word of a new contender enters the ring.

Film Review: MindHorn

In the ever evolving nature vs nurture of Man, depending on the time that you born into obliviously has a profound effect on the development of your mind-set.

Live Review: The New Pornographers

The big 3 of the band (now an 8-piece), A.C. Newman, Neko Case, and Dan Bejar have all come to prominence and gained further acclaim as successful solo acts, and either gotten married, had kids, or been stricken by other serious life stuff.

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Film Review: The Pyramid Texts

With little or no money, five days filming (in Repton Boxing Club), but a infinite wealth of passion, belief, talent, fearlessness and justified confidence in their story, this group of individuals have bonded together to make one of the most outstanding movies of the year, and many many years to come.