I feel like a tortoise at the moment, inching my way through life but not seeming to ever get very far. It feels like it's taking me a million minutes to read each book I start. I'm still reading everyday, but not very fast. With some books I've picked up lately, this can be put … Continue reading Slowly does it…
I'm getting in early with the Easter wishes because things are very hustle and bustle with me right now. It's been very quiet on the reading front because last week I had house guests and this week I'm travelling. Even though I'm only away for four days, two of those days involve being in a … Continue reading Happy Easter!
Merry Christmas and thank you to all who have made my 2018 a fabulous year of reading, reviewing, and blogging. Best wishes and enjoy the day!
Well I've reached the end of my two week Spring break reading challenge. Did I stick to the rules? I watched no TV. Tick on that one! In terms of only reading review books, out of the ten books I read, one was not a review book. What?!!! I know, but I have a good … Continue reading My Reading Life: Spring Reading Challenge Wrap Up
Reaching the halfway point of my Spring reading challenge, I can report that I am on track! To re-cap the challenge conditions: 1. Exclusively read review books 2. TV Ban I've stuck to the TV ban and haven't even missed it. As to the reading, I've read four books and they were all review titles: … Continue reading My Reading Life: Spring Reading Challenge Check-in
Best known for her role as Scarlett in the American television series Nashville, Australian singer Clare Bowen has just released her debut album, a collection of songs entirely unrelated to her music from Nashville, simply titled 'Clare Bowen'. Best classified as indie music, it's a sublime blend of folk with soaring symphonic sounds and a … Continue reading Album Recommendation: Clare Bowen
Today is the first day of the two week spring school holidays break. It’s such a nice time of the year, weather wise, even out here in the desert. It’s not too hot yet and the mornings are lovely and fresh. I am really looking forward to two weeks off work just potting around the … Continue reading My Reading Life: Spring Reading Challenge
It was such a lovely surprise to see a notification on my Facebook this morning from fellow blogger, Sheree from Keeping Up With The Penguins. Sheree has nominated me for a Unique Blogger Award! A big thanks to Sheree for the kindness and if you aren't familiar with her blog, you should definitely check it … Continue reading My Reading Life: Unique Blogger Award
Still Me... About the Book: The third Lou Clark novel by Jojo Moyes, following the number one international bestsellers Me Before You and After You. Lou Clark arrives in New York ready to start a new life, confident that she can embrace this new adventure and keep her relationship with Ambulance Sam alive across … Continue reading Book Review: Still Me by Jojo Moyes
There's a brand new show on You Tube and it's all about books, food, and friendship - how utterly perfect is that?! It's called Word of Mouth TV and it's an author interview show with a twist. Here is the description: Word of Mouth TV is the first series to combine food, books and wine. … Continue reading Thoughts on a Bookish TV Show: Word of Mouth TV