Giving food might make us feel virtuous, but giving cash is better

It’s sitting under the Christmas tree, untouched: a giant tub of Heroes that was kindly brought by a friend to a festive soiree at my flat. I’m definitely not going to eat them, and I still have stocks of stollen and gingerbread for anyone else who visits. In years past I would have taken any surplusContinue reading “Giving food might make us feel virtuous, but giving cash is better”

Sex and the City Revisited: Season 2, Episode 10: The Caste System

“I don’t know how you can get serious with a guy whose entire future is based on tips” – Charlotte OK, it’s arrived – the one where Steve goes crap. I don’t blame him for feeling uncomfortable that his girlfriend is a much higher earner. I don’t blame him for buying an expensive suit he couldn’t afford. IContinue reading “Sex and the City Revisited: Season 2, Episode 10: The Caste System”

Love Actually: The Drinking Game

Create cards (NB see update below for card-creation guidance) Insert into Christmas pot pourri bowl Select a card each Happy viewing! Download the film: UPDATE A trial run of the game yielded the following results: While Colin does refer to himself in the third person a few times, not many others say his name. Therefore,Continue reading “Love Actually: The Drinking Game”