Top 10 Spooky Films on Amazon

I’m a bit of a film buff, particularly when it comes to horror, ghost and supernatural films (and books). I also love, love, love the ‘found footage’ genre of film, think back to the best and original of these in 1999 with the Blair Witch Project. So I decided to list my Top 10 movies…

Do your part to save the Earth

My new colourful reusable Silicone Straws complete with 2 cleaning brushes turned up today at my Amazon Locker. I’ve bought these to primarily use at home but also wanted to take them on holiday too. They are about the diameter of the straws you get when you order bubble tea, so wider than average drinking…

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

Boo…to you…and you…this is Halloween…what an absolutely great night at MNSSHP. It is a separate ticketed event at Disney World’s Magic Kingdom and if you haven’t been before I thoroughly recommend it…but with a few important tips that will improve your night. So firstly, you need to consider the cost. It’s not cheap, at $79…

Victoria Bar and Kitchen, Low Fell

Friday night dinner at the Victoria Bar and Kitchen, Low Fell in Gateshead was a pleasant surprise. Food is served from lunchtime till 9.30pm and there are several options on offer, but the main event is definitely the rotisserie. Half a roast chicken with a choice of 2 sides, I chose roast baby spuds with…

Escape Room – Never Give Up Newcastle

Love love love escape rooms. Anyone reading this who used to watch the Crystal Maze? Well, you’re in for a treat because Escape room – Never Give Up on Scotswood Road in Newcastle is like the Crystal Maze version of escape rooms and what fun we had! There are two challenges, Dr Fitzakerley’s Dungeon and King Tut’s…

Northern Stage

Lucky enough to get front row seats on Christmas Eve to see A Christmas Carol at Northern Stage in Newcastle. Handily located between Newcastle University and the Great Museum of the North, a nice easy trip into town by metro to Haymarket, followed by a short walk. We’ve visited Northern Stage over Christmas now for…

Snap Happy

Choosing a camera is quite a personal thing and there are a lot of factors that influence the purchase, not least the price!! Depending upon your usage you need to choose wisely, so whatever you decide, ultimately you need to start at the beginning and think about what you will be taking photos of and if…