• Dr Who Experience Cardiff

    The Doctor Who Experience

    Over the last year our eldest has become a big fan of Doctor Who. So on their recent trip back to the UK I thought it would be fun to visit the Doctor Who Experience in Cardiff. (The spiritual home of the Current, revived series) She had no idea where we were taking her but as soon as she spotted the familiar shape of the Tardis in the distance she became very excited indeed. Once inside she was thrilled to see actual Daleks and other props from the new adventures. As was our youngest even though she had no idea who Doctor Who was. The tour is every 30 minutes…

  • The Kinovo Wireless Speaker BTX270

    So there you are, the sun is out, sky is blue and all is well on this slow Sunday afternoon. When the unmistakable smell of smoke drifts over the rooftops. You hear the sound of glass breaking and people shouting. Looking up you see an helicopter hovering above, only to see it shot down from the sky leaving a black trail of smoke and death behind it. You calmly fold up your garden chair and decide to relocate yourself to the front garden. Once there you settle back to witness this, the end of days. You reach over and crack open a fresh beer while all around you there’s running…

  • Wipe your mouth, in style!!

    All together now!”When you go, won’t you send back a letter from America…nada?!?!” Okay, so it didn’t come from America but this week I did get a package from Canada. The land of the Maple leaf, Canadia land. The birth place of documentarian Michael Moore, The home of Captain Kirk himself the legend that is William Shatner, the country that gave us Celine Dion?!?! Ok, forget that one, Canada we forgive you, everyone has a cross to bare. Anyway, less of this whaffling, what am I saying here? If only I knew. Oh yes, the package from Canada, the birth place of…Oh, Ive done that bit already… Moving on. Inside this…

  • Elementary My Dear Reader

    Recently we received a whole bundle of goodies featuring every ones favourite detective. The genius that is Sherlock Holmes. So without further ado lets pop open the popcorn tub and settle down for some great sleuthing…. First off it’s the two fantastic films starring the great Robert Downey Jr. Now as you may be aware (unless you’ve been hiding out with a hermit in a cave located in the foot hills of Tibet) this great actor is going through quite a renaissance at the moment with 2 huge franchises to his name. Of which this was the second to appear, and what an appearance it was. His turn as Holmes…