Category: Lifestyle

“Russel, Carl Fredricksen and Dug”

Movie UP Revisited – An uplifting adventure

Written by Stannah on 13th September 2018

Up is a story about aging and realising that life is messy and not something that we can always control. No matter how you look at it, through the eyes of a child or a senior, there are lessons to be learned on how to get the most out of life. Especially if you want […]

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100 year old man who climbed out of the window and disapeared

Book review: Allan Karlsson, 100 years old and still looking for adventure!

Written by Stannah on 13th September 2018

Although The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson came out a few years ago, it really is worth a mention, as its wacky humour and unexpected plot changes make it a really good read (as long as you accept that in Allan Karlsson’s world, anything can happen). Published in […]

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slippers and a good book by the fire

Books to read by the fire: this list will get you through the dark winter months!

Written by Stannah on 13th September 2018

“Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home “ Edith Sitwell Indeed, it is. When winter comes around, especially during December, most of us crave the comforts of our warm and toasty […]

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