Category Archives: Reviews

A collection of all my reviews.

REVIEW: Baseball — America’s Favorite Pastime

It was the bottom of the ninth, and the Yankees were behind but with a bit of luck they could still take it out. Hope floated about the stadium as the crowds held their breath. I was just happy to have learnt what ‘bottom of the ninth’ meant.

Where I come from baseball isn’t all that popular, so being in America I figured it was time to get amongst the game known affectionately as America’s favourite pastime. However, I didn’t want to start at the bottom and make my way through the little leagues. I went straight to the top, buying tickets to see the big players.

In our own test, we put the New York Yankees at the massive Yankee Stadium in New York up against the Boston Red Sox at their beloved home of Fenway Park in Boston. Here’s how the stadiums and ballgames played out.

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REVIEW: The Broadway Experience – A Tale of Addiction

I had been in New York City for two months, exploring the sites and living the dream, but something vital was missing. I looked from the top of skyscrapers and from the depths of the Subway, but I couldn’t find it. Then one day I received a gift in the form of a golden ticket… a ticket that would lead me down a one-way path to the big-time.

I now share with you the story of my descent into theatre as I became addicted to the NYC Broadway Experience.

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FOOD REVIEW: The Best of Tomato Sauce

Tomato sauce, often referred to simply as ‘sauce’, is a staple part of any savoury diet. From meat pies to vegetables, and even adding a bit of flavour to bland pasta dishes, tomato sauce is one of the most versatile sauces known to man. However, just because the term ‘tomato sauce’ is thrown around so casually doesn’t mean that there isn’t diversity in the types of tomato sauce out there.

I’ve decided to take a closer look at the shelves of our supermarkets to give you a better idea of the diversity within the tomato sauce family, and how to tell them apart.

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PRODUCT REVIEW: Raid Fly & Insect Killer (Fast Kill) – A Story of Basic Survival

In most houses, you will find a canister of insect spray sitting on a shelf or in a cupboard, gathering dust. It was bought to protect you and your family from various pesky insects, and now sits hidden and out of the way, like a loaded gun. If you’re attacked in your own home, you’d hope you could trust in that gun to protect you. But what if it fails?

I was recently attacked in my home, and had the chance to put my cautionary canister of Raid Fly & Insect Killer (Fast Kill) to the test. I invite you to read my true story of home invasion so you can make sure you and your family are as safe as you think.

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FOOD REVIEW: Steve’s Takeaways

So many times I have come home to discover that my fridge is empty, and I have nothing for dinner. I slam the door, shouting, “Damn you, refrigerator! Why must you betray me time and time again!?” Then I’m slumping, knees to the floor, defeated. However, when my fridge turns its back on me, I know there is always someone I can count on. That man is Steve.

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