Category Marathons

The Fast and the Furious: 2 Fast 2 Marathon

Previously on The Fast and the Furious marathon – one good movie, and three… interesting efforts, has brought us here, sanity more or less intact. All roads lead to Rio, and our induction into the fast family continues… The revised drinking rules for Sunday are: Someone uses a car metaphor, eg: “Damn, girl, when are you […]

The Fast and the Furious: Movie Marathon Part I

16 years, 8 movies, 394 Corona’s… one long-running film franchise crammed into a weekend. We’ve decided to undergo a marathon to end all marathons. They haven’t got friends, but they got family… Back in the spring of 2017, Vin Diesel and The Fast and the Furious family became our world for a few days. We had both […]

Pretty Little Liars with my boyfriend: A payback to savour (Part 2)

Previously on the Pretty Little Liars Marathon… Face masks were donned, Ollie’s A-dar went into overdrive, nobody confirmed the kill, cheeky side-hugs were dished out and Toby somehow managed to blunder through three and a half seasons unscathed despite living in a town with murderers and having the brain of a five-year-old. … SUNDAY 12. Season 3, […]

Pretty Little Liars with my boyfriend: A payback to savour (Part 1)

Liz: Remember our football marathon back in April last year? Remember the retribution I promised? Well my friends, retribution has a name, and it’s name is Pretty Little Liars. Four girls are left devastated by the disappearance of their bestie and leader, Alison. Alison was a horrible person and she had a lot of enemies, but […]

Football with my girlfriend: A Premier League weekend to remember

Ollie: It is Saturday April 16th 2016, and we’re about an hour out from the early kick-off in the Premier League. But this weekend is a little different… I’m watching it with my girlfriend Liz. And not just this game, every game that is on Sky Sports and BT Sport. And Match of the Day. […]

Ollie does Veganuary

So, from January 11th – February 11th I have decided to give being vegan a go. So Veganuary plus a few days of Febru-veg-an…. hmmm doesn’t quite work as well. Basically I spent the first 5 days of January in Rome and there was no way I was missing out on the prosciutto ham and pizza! So I started […]