• Mary Poppins (Stevenson, 1964)
  • The Secret Garden (Holland, 1993)
  • Mr Peabody and Sherman (Minkoff, 2014)
  • Basil the Great Mouse Detective (Clements, Matisen, Michener and Musker, 1986)
  • A Long Way Down (Chaumeil, 2014)
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier (Russo, Russo & Whedon, 2014)
  • Muppets Most Wanted (Bobin 2014)
  • The Miracle Maker (Hayes & Sokolov, 2000)
  • The Prince of Egypt (Chapman, Hickner & Wells, 1998)
  • A Bit of Scarlet (Weiss, 1996)
  • X-Men Days of Future Past (Singer, 2014)
  • Chef (Favreau, 2014)
  • The Belles of St Trinians (Launder, 1954)
jan 2 2014 ∞
jul 13 2014 +
  • Sam and Evan: From Girls to Men (Broadcast: BBC Three, 12:30AM Tue, 11 Oct 201) Directed by Fran Baker
  • Mixed Britannia: 1965-2011 (BBC Two, 9:00PM Thu, 20 Oct 2011) Fatima Salaria
  • http://www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/2...

Airbrushing in Photographs:

Documentary of the People (Cameraphone revolution):

Vlogging?

oct 16 2011 ∞
apr 28 2012 +
  • Clairol Nice and Easy 79 dark brown
feb 3 2012 ∞
feb 3 2012 +

Things that money can buy, if I had enough of it to do so:

  • The Complete Clangers DVD
  • Sexual Dissidence: From Augustine to Wilde, Freud to Foucault by J. Dollimore
  • Cuckoo in the Nest by Michelle Magorian
  • Wartime Women: A Mass Observation Anthology: A Mass-observatio‚Äčn Anthology of Women's Writings, 1937-1945 (Women In History) by Dorothy Sheridan
  • Rum, Sodomy and the Lash: Piracy, Sexuality and Masculine Identity by Hans Turley
  • Camberwick Green Box Set
  • A National Joke: Popular Comedy and Engl...
  • Transamerica OST
  • The Violet Hour by Jackie Oates (CD)
  • Bucky O'Hare complete series (DVD)
  • Any copy (even video!) of My Best Friend Is A Vampire
may 4 2009 ∞
nov 8 2013 +
  • Mince pies!
  • Salmon Pasta (mmm)
  • Spaghetti Bolognaise
  • Jam/Lemon Curd upside down cake
  • Shortbread (I am particularly proud of my shortbread)
  • Scouse
  • Chocolate ckae
  • Vegetarian Stew
  • Scrambled Mushrooms on Toast
  • Lemon Curd tarts
  • Apple charlottes
  • Fruit Cake (it may have been once, but everyone said it was awesome :) it just takes so long to mature!)
oct 23 2009 ∞
oct 23 2009 +
  • Six Cousins At Mistletoe Farm by Enid Blyton (Jan)
  • Six Cousins Again by Enid Blyton
  • The Smartest Giant in Town by Julia Donaldson
  • Grave Peril by Jim Butcher
  • Coming Out by J Weeks
  • The Magus of Hay by Phil Rickman
  • Christmas at Rosie Hopkins' Sweetshop by Jenny Colgan
  • Broken Homes by Ben Aaronovitch (Feb)
  • On Writing by Stephen King
  • Black Unicorn by Tanith Lee
  • By The Days by Sam Starbuck
  • 84 Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff
  • Dancing in A Distant Place by Isla Dewar
  • Misery by Stephen King
  • The Descendants by Kaui Hart Hemmings
  • Ratbags and Rascals by Robin Klein
  • Storyteller: The Life of Roald Dahl by Donald Sturrock
jan 5 2014 ∞
jul 21 2014 +
  • double socket attachments (about ten)
  • kitchen and bathroom paint (light blue tinge(?))
  • neutral paint for other rooms (bulk)
  • new carpets for all upstairs
  • lino for utility room
  • carpet for living room
  • scraper and steamer for study wall
  • shed
  • compost bin
  • lawnmower
  • pinboard for notices
  • coathook bracket for utility room
  • door handle (silver)
  • the man to come and put in new radiators
  • a washing machine
  • a dryer
  • a bed for mum
  • some sort of boxes to put things in
  • to put the picture up
  • set up the study with table and computr
may 21 2013 ∞
jun 8 2014 +
  • Savage Garden- Affirmation
  • Michael Jackson- Bad
  • Darren Hayes- The Tension and the Spark
  • Sum 41- Does This Look Infected
  • Alkaline Trio- From Here To Infirmary
  • The Lion King OST
  • Kate Rusby- Hourglass
  • Jack Off Jill- Clear Hearts Grey Flowers
  • Rachel Stamp- Les Oceans Des Venus
  • Hans Zimmer- Pirates of the Caribbean OST
apr 5 2013 ∞
apr 5 2013 +
  • Hay-On-Wye
  • Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Somerset (Illminster? and Glastonbury)
  • York
  • Fuengirola
  • The Lake District (all over the place)
  • Knaresborough
  • Goathland to Grosmont
  • Whitby
  • Shrewsbury
  • Ludlow
sep 10 2011 ∞
sep 10 2011 +
  • Italy (I'll break down some details later)
  • Hay-On-Wye (again)
  • Giant's Causeway, County Antrim
  • The Menin Gate, Ypres
  • The Louvre
  • To See A Play Performed At The Globe, London
  • Bethlehem
  • Jerusalem
  • Vatican City, Rome
  • Castlerigg Stone Circle (or actually any Stone Circle. Apart from Stonehenge because I hear it's overrated)
apr 6 2010 ∞
sep 19 2011 +
  • Daredevil (Johnson 2003)
  • X-Men Origins: Wolverine (Hood 2009)
  • Bedknobs and Broomsticks (Stevenson 1971)
  • The Lion King (Allers and Minkoff 1994)
  • Carry on Up the Khyber (Thomas 1968)
  • The Muppet Christmas Carol (Henson 1992)
  • Sleepy Hollow (Burton 1991)
  • Kind Hearts and Coronets (Hamer 1949)
  • The Ladykillers (Mackendrick 1955)
  • Passport to Pimlico (Cornelius 1949)
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (Verbinski 2006)
  • Interview With the Vampire (1994)
  • Elizabeth (Kapur 1998)
  • Miss Potter (Noonan 2006)
  • Velvet Goldmine (Haynes 1998)
  • Carry On Dick (1974)
sep 20 2010 ∞
sep 23 2010 +
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  • Wolf Hall by Hilary Mansell
  • Fatherland by Robert Harris
  • On Writing by Stephen King
  • LGBT Identity and Online New Media by Christopher Pullen and Margaret Cooper
  • The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
  • How to Write History that People Want to Read by Ann Curthoys and Ann McGrath
  • Imprint and Trace- Handwriting in the Age of Technology by Sonja Neef
  • Bosie by Douglas Murray
  • Biography of Robbie Ross
  • Biographies of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Biography of Bram Stoker
  • any biographies I can find about A.E. Houseman
  • Irish Peacock and Scarlet Marquess by Merlin Holland
  • We Are Michael Field by Emma Donaghue
  • The Freak Observers by Blythe Woolston
  • Gender Circuits: Bodies and Identities in...
apr 29 2009 ∞
jan 5 2013 +
  • No 1 The Grange (q.g.)
  • Llangollen (m but ASTONISHINGLY FIZZY FOR NO GOOD REASON)
  • Young's Light Ale (q.g)
  • Froda's Ale (q.g.)
  • Lancaster Red (g)
  • Bishops Finger (s-s)
  • Maiden's Cross (rather good)
  • Spitfire (g)
  • Canterbury Jack (q.g)
  • Proper Job (gg)
  • Shropshire Lass (m)
  • London Pride (g)
  • Black Sheep (nr)
  • Wychcraft (gg)
  • Hobgoblin (nr)
  • Scarecrow (m- suprisingly bitter for a pale ale)
  • Abbot's Ale
  • Jennings' Bitter Lakeland Ale (B)
  • Jennings' Cumberland Ale (blw)
sep 26 2010 ∞
jul 15 2013 +
  • Victim (1961)
  • The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes
  • O! What A Lovely War! (1969)
  • V for Vendetta (2005)
  • Spiderman 2 (2004)
  • Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down (1990)
  • Matador (1986)
  • The Princess and the Frog (2009)
  • Toy Story 3 (2010)
  • Taking Woodstock (2009)
  • Godspell (1973)
aug 6 2010 ∞
jan 15 2014 +
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  • the box of music players
  • big glass miximg bowl
apr 15 2009 ∞
aug 20 2012 +
  • Beebee
  • Cinnamon
  • Summer Lily (and she was born in January)
  • Cole
  • Quinine
  • Savannah
  • Lincoln
  • Chelsea
  • Alora
  • Isis
  • Charlie (and it was a girl. No, no her name wasn't Charlotte- she was christened Charlie. No doubt will go through life being called 'A Proper One')
  • Leia
  • Kendal
  • Maylie
  • Anae
  • Lexi
  • Scarlett
jun 7 2009 ∞
jul 1 2012 +
  • The Guild of St Stephen
  • St Raphael's Parish
  • Matthew (school team)
  • Iona House (other school team)
  • National Trust
  • Youth Hostel Association
  • Young Ornithologists Club
  • Drama Club
  • Choir
  • Writing Club
  • Justice and Peace Group
  • Quiz Team
  • Writer's Guild
  • SCAN
  • BBC (briefly)
  • Hurricane (briefly)
  • Scarling Messageboards
  • Fictionalley
  • Parish Archives
  • DFES
  • Halton Haven
aug 27 2009 ∞
sep 23 2010 +