Tag Archives: books

Holiday Reading Recommendations

I don’t know about you but I am a BIG FAN of beach reads and will quite happily spend the day ignoring everyone else I’m on holiday with and getting lost in a book instead. Admittedly in the past few years my reading concentration has rapidly declined (thanks social media old buddy old pal) and […]

7 Things I Learned from Big Magic, aka the Big Game-Changer

I was at the London Book Fair earlier this year when I first came across Big Magic. The huge poster that Elizabeth Gilbert’s publisher had put up on their stand caught just about everybody’s attention with its eye-popping fluorescent colours. This book was clearly going to make a statement. I didn’t get my hands on a copy until […]

New Book Reviews! Brooklyn, Dear Daughter, The Versions of Us + A Spool of Blue Thread

I promised you more reviews, right?! I’ve read some crackers recently and am getting on for two a week! Ten-year old me would be proud, I think. I read a few others aside from the below, but chose to handpick my faves and whaddayaknow? They all feature strong female characters dealing with the complexities of family […]

My Autumn/Winter Wish List

If I see the words ‘pumpkin spice latte’ on the internet one more time I swear I might do my own version of this EPIC rant. The seasons are changing once again, and I’m in that confused stage of having to start wearing different clothes, and realising I hate all of my winter stuff. Factored in […]

A Month in Books – September

I have devoured novels for as long as I can remember. I was the kid who took two books on family trips, just in case I finished the first one and had to actually talk to my relatives. What can I say? I guess I like hanging out in a different reality for a bit. Although my […]

My Foodspirations

Since I started following a more health-conscious lifestyle I’ve had a lot of people ask me about how I got into it and where I get my recipes from. So I thought I’d share my foodspirations in the hope that they will enlighten, inform and inspire you as much as they have for me! I […]