And....relax. *Sigh* Is there anything more exhausting than a city break? In the days leading up to our Paris trip I kept referring to it as "Our relaxing break". I'm not entirely sure if I actually thought that would be the case, anyway, it wasn't. It was a whirlwind of crépes, trains, badly spoken French… Continue reading It’s Good To Be Back in England!
Aah, the daily prompt! I've been meaning to do another of these for a long time and four days ago The Daily Prompt published 'Cozy'. This is my favourite word of the moment so here we are! I have utterly fallen in love with the Hygge trend! It's my new favourite thing and it's quickly… Continue reading Cosy
And now it's over until next year! Christmas has come and gone in the blink of an eye, as usual, however in this period of mourning that comes after all the fun and excitement of Christmas and New Year i'm actually feeling rather relaxed, cosy and optimistic about the future. Souly's sister has totally gotten… Continue reading The Post-Christmas Post
The Trial is not merely a story, but an experience. And a pretty terrifying one too. A friend of mine, earlier this week, described a song as a 'mood' and I think this is a perfect analogy for The Trial. It is a mood. I will be talking about the Heron Books 1968 edition of… Continue reading Franz Kafka – The Trial – Book Review
We all have hard-to-buy-for people in our lives but whether it's secret santa or the aunt and uncle you see but once a year, i've got you covered, with my top ten present ideas! CandlesI love candles. So. Much. I love receiving them as gifts but they are ever better to give as gifts because… Continue reading Top 10 Gift Ideas for The-Hard-To-Buy-For
It's startin' to feel a lot like Christmas! Christmas is easily one of my favourite times of year, only narrowly pipped to the post by the turn of Spring. Everyone is in a good mood, I get to wear my ridiculous jumper and I can eat whatever I like and blame it on Christmas! Aah.… Continue reading The Christmas Post
The day after my last blog post something dreadful happened... My life was put on hold, I was quarantined in my own home and I missed the grandparents visit! I got the flu. Okay so it may or may not have been specifically influenza but how bad does a cold have to be before it's… Continue reading My Week in Quarantine