Save the World; Yes, You!

Something has been bothering me for a long time: waste. Attached to this is the way that, when trying to do the right thing, life seems to be getting harder. Specifically this was made painfully clear when I arrived at a newly discovered local farm shop, where I could buy some amazing vegetables without any…

Knowle Parish Magazine: Mama Vs. Clutter-Monster

(Article written 14th August 2013, and published September 2013.) My name is Elle and I’m clutter-phobic. More specifically impending baby clutter (although adult clutter isn’t much better). I am currently 18 weeks pregnant and shops are taunting me with multicoloured plastic, pink blankets, blue onesies and baby animals on everything. I walk into a department…

Nothing Will Change Unless… The Critic Reviews The Lorax

Musical, merry and full of colour the starting scenes were a little bit of a shock despite my adventures into Kid-dom of Alton Towers a few days earlier. The cinema had been littered with remains from the Official Preview, with star Danny DeVito (The Lorax) in attendance, the night before. Filled with copies of the…