I’m Dreaming of a Vintage TV Christmas ~1973

It’s Christmas!!! Do you remember the excitement of purchasing the Radio Times or TV Times at Christmas and marking all the programmes you wanted to watch or video?  I did.  It was certainly part of the run up to Christmas for me and I still enjoy doing it, although it is very different now as …

Review of ‘Eric and Little Ern’ Play ~MorecambeandWise ~Theatre

  What do you think of it so far? ….Rubbish!! Well that well known saying was uttered a few times when I went to see the play ‘Eric and Little Ern’ and received many a hearty laugh each time. One of my comedy double act idols growing up was Morecambe and Wise. I was therefore …

Happy Days Are Here Again ~Vintage ~Retro ~Fair

Today Pirate Mick and I headed off on a road trip to Beverley, North Yorkshire, UK, as there was a vintage and retro fair at the race course. https://www.facebook.com/beverleyvintageretrofair I had to decide what to wear and decided on high waisted jeans and a black ‘Banned’ cardigan with green swallows on and green buttons. You can …

Spinning The ‘Peel Of Fortune’ ~Entertainment ~Burlesque ~Event

  Aloha!!  This summer I attended the fun burlesque night event ‘The Peel Of Fortune’.  I bet you are thinking ‘what is Peel of Fortune?’.  Well Peel of Fortune is Burlesque, with a spin!! Literally!! It is a bit like the show ‘Wheel Of Fortune’ with Burlesque which results in are great fun night out. …

Thank You For The Music, La Voix ~Entertainment ~ Music ~Theatre

          Hello Fabulous people!  Those of you who know me will know that I absolutely adore drag shows. One of the most current talented drag artistes and one of the greatest performers I have had the pleasure to watch is ‘La Voix’.   Some of you may remember La Voix from …

Pure Land Of Imagination Japanese Garden ~Newark ~Lincolnshire ~Hidden Gems

  Namaste!  I recently spent a lovely afternoon in the tranquil gardens of ‘Pure Land’ Pure Land Newark   Looking for a peaceful couple of hours then this is the place to get away from the stress and pressure of everyday life and gives you the opportunity to step back and think about issues that …

My Old Man Said Follow The Van ~The Lady In The Van Film ~Review

I have recently watched the film ‘The Lady In The Van’ starring Maggie Smith playing the true story of the formidable Miss Shepherd who was a larger than life character that obviously had a complicated and troubled past.  The lure of the film is definitely the casting of  Maggie Smith as ‘The Lady in the …