What Love Actually says about you

Last night I was snivelling over the end of Love Actually, because every Christmas season needs to involve snivelling over Love Actually, when Tim came in from work. He looked over my shoulder to see Colin Firth proposing to his Portuguese housekeeper in a crowded restaurant.'That's my favourite storyline in this film', he said.I was … Continue reading What Love Actually says about you

Reasons to be cheerful: the five films that will make your (rest of) year

I was hanging up some laundry. Henry was 'helping'. When hanging up laundry, it's important that someone in the team takes on the role of chewing washing machine tablets, and Henry is my guy. Oh my good golly, I thought. (I do think like this; blame Enid Blyton.) I have not set foot outside this … Continue reading Reasons to be cheerful: the five films that will make your (rest of) year