High Heel Chairs Review

Spicing up your home can be a really entertaining exercise. It’s easy to spend hours on end just imagining the positioning of different pieces of furniture and how it can ultimately affect the way a room looks. I enjoy the entire creative process, from deciding on colors to furniture pieces to the positioning of those…

Book Review | Zlata’s Diary

The people must be the ones to win, not the war, because the war has nothing to do with humanity. War is something inhuman. – Zlata Filipovic Likened to a modern day Anne Frank, Zlata Filipovic provides us with a pre-adolescent’s first-hand account of the war in Sarajevo from 1991-1993. Written with both a childhood…

TV Review | Ugly Betty

When I first heard in The Hollywood Reporter or Variety (or one of the Hollywood industry magazines) that Salma Hayek was going to produce an American version of the Columbian hit, Yo Soy Betty La Fea, I groaned and rolled my eyes. When would American TV stop taking shows from abroad and mold them into…

Creative Hen Parties

Believe it or not, hen parties are becoming almost productive, with a dabble in arts and crafts for those looking to do something completely non-conventional. Ladies can now get together for a spot of sewing, cake decorating or cooking. It’s even become popular to make something together for the big wedding day (something borrowed, something…

Bedroom Lighting

Do you ever wonder why some people’s homes seem cozy and inviting no matter what? Sometimes you can walk into a home, and even though the decor is nothing special and the furniture is standard bargain basement fare, the rooms give off an aura of warmth and cordiality that makes you want to stay and…