2021 was a bit of a funny year for me. We moved to a new house in a new county which took up most of my time last year. Our new home was also built last year which wasn't as big a job as it sounds but it was big enough. I had a lot … Continue reading My Favourite Books from 2021
Happy Friday! This weekend I'm reading The Final Girl Support Group by Grady Hendrix. I'm also still listening to The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires so I have two Grady Hendrix books on the go at the moment. This guy has got a bit of a thing for convoluted titles. My Best Friend's … Continue reading What are You Reading this Weekend?
Hello dear friends, happy first Friday of December. It's shopping season! This was my most dreaded time when I worked in retail. I bare it no ill will now though, thank goodness. It's so wonderful to be able to enjoy the Christmas season again even though things seem to be getting a little bit..... scary … Continue reading What are You Reading this Weekend?
Hello, dear friends. As a distinct chill enters the air we say goodbye to Autumn and hello to Winter. November is just over and I have a definite itch to put up the Christmas decorations. I was half tempted to start bringing some small bits down from the attic last week but I held off. … Continue reading What I’ve Been Reading | Autumn Wrap-Up
I have loved tracking my reading and books with this spreadsheet this year. I discovered the tracker on Smart Bitches, Trashy Books near the end of last year and fell in love with it! It suited my needs better than most of the trackers I've come across and their post was so helpful for someone … Continue reading 2022 Reading and Books Spreadsheet for Tracking
Ok, so I moved house this summer and that has been taking up pretty much all of my time. So much packing, unpacking, setting up, building furniture, etc., etc. Needless to say, I did not read much over the last few months but let me tell you about the little bit of reading I did … Continue reading What I’ve Been Reading | Summer Wrap Up
Given it's popularity and status in the public domain, it's no surprise there are a gazillion adaptations and retellings of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice. I have barely scratched the surface with my reading but here are my thoughts on the 5 Pride and Prejudice variations I've read. *This post contains affiliate links and advertisements. … Continue reading Pride and Prejudice Retellings
Happy end of spring and start of summer! I'm so excited for some warm summer days. I would love to spend my days lounging outside reading (when possible, summer can be hit or miss in Ireland) but I'm moving house this summer so I'll be spending all my spare time packing and cleaning. As for … Continue reading What I’ve Been Reading | Spring Wrap Up
My reading has been so bad lately. I felt I hadn't read enough to warrant a wrap-up post in September or October but if I continue like that we'll never get to chat about books! So I'm going to include the books I read then in this wrap-up and we can finally discuss them. Scroll … Continue reading What I’ve Been Reading & Instagram Templates | November Wrap Up
https://youtu.be/9XdXPas11K8 Hi everyone, this week I'm chatting about my future plans for my blog and channel, what I've been reading and do a little journal with me. Camgirl by Isa Mazzei From the “former sex worker taking Hollywood by storm” (The Daily Beast), comes a candid and hilarious memoir of sex work, shame, and self-discovery … Continue reading February Wrap Up and Journaling