Category Archives: film/tv/book

£ for lb

Note: This is my personal opinion: As with any weight loss programme, seek medical advice prior to starting. I have just watched a TV show about diets. There is big money in the diet business, and this programme proved it, … Continue reading

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Forever Humble

I have been reduced to tears this morning by the sheer joy on the face of a violinist who suffered brain damage 29 years ago and has been able to perform again purely using her thoughts. I was watching her … Continue reading

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Death of an Icon

The world has lost one of its Treasures. Sir Bruce Forsythe died yesterday at the age of 89. I never met him. But I remember his catch phrase ‘Nice to see you, to see you nice’, ‘Come on Down’ and  … Continue reading

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Secret Eaters

Reality TV again folks. This time a couple are dismayed that despite eating healthily, the pounds are piling on. They agreed to be filmed for five days and keep a food diary. Their eating habits were also studied and they … Continue reading

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Consumer Day

Today’s TV observation is shopping, and are multi pack purchases truly money savers? The shopper was a busy mum of 5, who admitted that she opted for multi packs for convenience, not just being in one pack instead of individuals, … Continue reading

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TV reality shows

I am not really a fan of TV (the adverts get in the way of the programmes and nine times out of ten should I be actually watching something, Hubby either changes the channel or switches it off), but this … Continue reading

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Teeth revisited

I did a post on this shortly after I started my blog, complete with a poem (smile here). With so many adverts on TV at the moment about toothpastes and mouthwashes, I can’t help but notice other people’s gnashers! My … Continue reading

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