7 Thought-Provoking Facts from the Fashion Doco ‘True Cost’

Have you ever wondered who made the clothes you are wearing right now? Have you thought about how the girl or guy in Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, India or Cambodia who made your T-shirt lives? How much they get paid? Where their children go to school? IF their children go to school? Whether they have rights […]

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Sunset Cinemas in North Sydney

On a warm, sunny Friday night after work, the boyfriend and I packed a picnic blanket and a hamper with popcorn, Lindt cherry-flavoured dark chocolate and ginger kisses biscuits and trudged 15 minutes uphill to the North Sydney Oval. This is the location for the Sunset Cinemas, an outdoor cinema set up in the middle […]

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Film Review: ‘The Great Gatsby’

A couple of weeks ago I finally saw ‘The Great Gasby’ with JK. I blogged about the book here and mentioned that I was a little wary of the film because of slightly negative reviews. However, I LOVED the movie and would gladly see it again on the big screen and will definitely buy it […]

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Film Review: Haute Cuisine

I saw the movie ‘Haute Cuisine’ at the beautiful, 1930s Art Deco cinema Hayden Orpheum Picture Palace this weekend with Miss JK and Miss M.  The film is based on the true story of Daniele Delpeuch who cooked for President Francois Mitterrand at the Elysee Palace (the official residence of the French President) for over […]

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Films: Why You Should See ‘Life of Pi’

‘Life of Pi’ has finally arrived in Sydney… You have seen the intriguing trailer and read the awesome reviews – so in my opinion, you have to – have to have to have to – see this movie… The story is about Pi Patel, a young boy from Pondicherry, India whose family owns a zoo. […]

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