Part of Every Party

For the past week everyone has been talking about Emma Watson’s UN speech. As well they should. Watson’s insightful words, articulated modestly and clearly (go those acting skills!), really pull away at the corners of the “feminism issue”: that it’s not just about women. Equality is something which benefits everyone. I remember years ago in … Continue reading

Part of Every Party

So here I am at the end of a month long vacation, preparing to return to work and the ordinary facets of life. I don’t mind after visiting London, Paris, Milan, Florence and Rome. What beautiful cities in their wonderfully diverse ways! It was particularly nice to indulge in some of the night life, albeit … Continue reading

Part of Every Party

Did everyone see the ‘finale’ of Breaking Bad? I’m not sure if I’m spoiling people. How does that work? Australia is literally seasons behind with airing this show, I’m pretty sure… Anyway the closing scene was a real ‘Oh, crap’ moment. I do find it amusing that it closed with Hank mid-dump while discovering that … Continue reading

Part of Every Party

It’s still the stupid season (or “silly season” if you’re a purist). This means lots of parties and EVENTS, and exhaustion because you are getting old. And you can’t party too much anyway because your nosy neighbour wants your tree trimmed but you still feel like you are too busy having FUN! And in the … Continue reading