Find how how to get your teen behind the wheel with Young Driver, the driving scheme for 11-17 year olds.
Recently, I was treated to a spot of pampering at the Rush Hair salon in Birmingham, which really put a spring in my step.
If, like me, you’d never considered trying a Windows phone then the Microsoft Lumia 640 is well worth a look. Packed with great features and easy to set up, it’s a great alternative to the leading budget smartphones. Disclosure: Microsoft sent me a Lumia 640 on loan for two weeks for review purposes, however the opinions in […]
Ant-Man is the latest film from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, starring Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas and Evangeline Lilly. It opened in UK cinemas last Friday (17th) and I went to see it with Mark and the boys.
I remember watching Jurassic Park at the cinema 22 years ago and being amazed by the special effects. OK, the fact that the film had Sam Neill and Jeff Goldblum was also a bonus, but overall I really enjoyed it. We saw a trailer for Jurassic World when I took the boys to watch Avengers: Age […]
I love nail polish – along with lipstick, it is probably my favourite kind of make-up. I am a real sucker for going into Boots and browsing the aisles, looking for what new colours catch my eyes. I’m no good at nail art, but I do like changing the colour of my nail polish fairly […]
My sons love a good adventure novel and ‘Darkmouth‘, the debut novel by Shane Hegarty looks like it could be a winner. Legends (terrifying, human-eating monsters) have invaded the town of Darkmouth and all that stands between them and world domination is Finn, a 12 year old boy. Not a natural hunter, but he tries […]
When I visited Shrewsbury recently, I stayed overnight at the 3-star Prince Rupert Hotel in Fish Street. I had wanted to stay in the town rather than getting a taxi home, and so location was my main concern – I wanted to be sure that I could walk back to the hotel after dinner. I […]