There are some things that one shouldn’t go around boasting in the public realm, especially the Internet, but I was moved with tears while watching two Christian movies from Sherwood Pictures – ‘Facing the Giants’ and ‘Fireproof’. I received ‘Facing the Giants’ to borrow from an uncle who lives down the road from us, after… Read More


I’m not a green-fingered gardener, but there is something beautiful about well-maintained gardens and the nature of gardening. I’ve been following Monty Don presenting Gardeners’ World on the BBC iPlayer over the past couple of months, and I’m fascinated by the multitude of lush green plants and colourful flowers that are grown and presented throughout… Read More


After unintentionally watching Globe Trekker at home and reminiscing the travels of the popular presenters, I found myself in a similar position of travelling light, as I had the pleasure to catch up with a dear friend who has a scenic view of the Isle of Bute. I packed my satchel with the new iPad,… Read More


The muscles around my face stretch with enthusiasm to create a big cheesy grin, when I hear the familiar words from my AOL Mail say “You’ve Got Mail” – and before you ask, I do like the movie You’ve Got Mail, the romantic chick-flick starring Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan. I love receiving mail. I… Read More


I finally found the time to watch P.S. I Love You, which I recorded on Sky+HD last week. The comedy romantic film features Hilary Swank and Gerard Butler. I admit, I found the film dry and the story seemed to drag around the life and journey of the character Holly, but I started to ponder… Read More