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    Across the Pond…

    Goodness knows what this post will look like because I’m typing it on my phone hastily during a 30 minute free WiFi at an airport in Paris! We’re on our way to Chicago, then St. Louis before heading down to…

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    I went on holiday and I READ!

    Aachen cathedral Oh holidays, why do you have to come to an end so quickly? If you are a smart arse and have just thought, “Because they are holidays…duh”, to you I say, “shhh…let me wallow in peace”. I just…

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    Gone on HOLIDAY!

    Image found here Just a quick break from the checking (and re-checking) of the packing for our holiday to post something undoubtedly incoherent about my being away on holiday!  It’s been a long time since Boyfriend and I have had…

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    It’s holiday time! *CHEERS*

    My plan for today included writing some reviews that could appear while I was on holiday in a super organised fashion like some other book bloggers whose holiday preparation skills I can only be in awe of (yes, Ellie, that’s…

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    On Why You Should Always Read What You Want

    A little while ago, I got myself into a reading rut.  I say “got myself into” because it was nothing to do with work being busy or anything other than my own choices.  I’m fairly sure that a lot of…

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    Quiet time coming up…

    So Boyfriend and I have been on holiday and had a wonderful time – Tallinn is a beautiful city and much history, culture, food and drink was indulged in.   This isn’t, however, a post for me to revel in…

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    World Book Night Glee

    I loved this idea a LOT when I first read about it.  Unfortunately, when I first read about it, it was already too late to be one of the lucky people giving out amazing books to encourage the world to…

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    A Classics Challenge: Classic Characters

    The February prompt from November’s Autumn looks at the characters in the classics that we’re reading.  I actually hadn’t started one for 4 January so this is my first post for the challenge.   This month, the focus is on…

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    Early Christmas wishes!

    This past few weeks have been some of the busiest of the year so it’s nice to finally be spending some time at home, catching up on some reading and getting myself in a Christmas-y mood!   This afternoon Boyfriend…