Love Mermaids? – Birchbox August

Just last week, my first Birchbox order arrived! I've heard a lot of good things about Birchbox during my time in the blogging world but I was especially drawn to this month's box for reasons you're about to find out! August's box is mermaid themed and the box decoration alone was enough to convince me … Continue reading Love Mermaids? – Birchbox August


Book Review: Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell

10 years have passed and the mystery of youngest daughter Ellie’s disappearance is still weighing heavily on the Mack family. When a seemingly perfect stranger sweeps Laurel, Ellie’s mother, off her feet, memories of Ellie are forced to the forefront where Laurel has no choice but to deal with them. I don’t think I have … Continue reading Book Review: Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell

Death in Paradise – The Books 

Having withdrawal symptoms from Death in Paradise? Did you know there are books written by the writer of the show as well? If you’re like me and can’t wait till January (I think?) then indulging in the books is definitely a great way to pass the time until the next series! The best thing about … Continue reading Death in Paradise – The Books 

BLOG TOUR: Promised Lies – Marguerite Ashton

It's my turn on the blog tour of Promised Lies by Marguerite Ashton! For this post, I've got a Q&A with the author herself! What process do you follow for your writing? Are you a planner or do you just let it flow? Straight to PC or pen and paper? When writing my books, if … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Promised Lies – Marguerite Ashton

BLOG TOUR: The Silence – Katy Eachus

I don’t think I’ve ever been so hooked on a book! The plot and idea behind The Silence were so original and I’ve never come across anything like it before. As the story developed, I had no idea how it was going to end and what sort of twist was coming next. There was no … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: The Silence – Katy Eachus

Halloween 2016

Find out what I've been up to this Halloween! Pumpkin Picking Before last year, I’d always chosen my pumpkins from the supermarket. I tried actual pumpkin picking at Sopley Farm in Christchurch for the first time last year and loved it! It’s muddy but there’s something about being let loose in a field with a … Continue reading Halloween 2016

There is Nothing Wrong with your Body

I've had just about enough of seeing people online everywhere sharing images that skinny shame people. It's just not on. Yesterday, I saw a tweet that declared 'stop celebrating skinny'. Why? Why should we stop celebrating our slim bodies (I hate the word skinny) while larger people are allowed to love and celebrate theirs? Why … Continue reading There is Nothing Wrong with your Body