Archive for the ‘Movies’ Category

For me…

04Jun12

We all escape into something. For some – it’s fantasy or science fiction. Me – I like, what some people call, the hard stuff. On the weekend I wasn’t feeling so good…so I went to the hard drive and watched a bunch of stuff I had recorded earlier. I watched: Napola – a film set […]


End of an era

12Sep11

Carl and I saw the last Harry Potter movie last night. Harry and friends are a similar age to Jack and his friends, so it’s been more than a little weird watching them all grow up – Harry and his friends in a much more public manner! Isabel has read and reread all the books […]


LiberryDwarf has blogged most of this #blogeverymonthinjune by a daily post format – a good thing, a bad thing, a thing I’ve learned, and a link. Seems a good way to sum up my day today. A good thing: today I helped show around a group of 35 university administrators from China. They are here for […]


today that is…. Sweden first off – foggy morning so I lay in bed and read the first 60 pages of the third book in the Millenium series ‘The girl who kicked the hornet’s nest’. Cool morning, fog and Sweden. Gungahlin – to the hardware shop for bits and pieces for the grey water  and then to […]


Fantasy future

04Aug09

I saw the latest Harry Potter movie on the weekend. I really enjoyed it, although I think I liked it so much just watching Isabel’s face throughout it all. She was soooooo engaged. There are a few films that I am looking forward to, and the strange thing is they are all of a genre […]