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July Reads

Another cliche monthly wrap up introduction but July was hands down the quickest month of 2018 so far. It has been a bit of an up and down month in my personal life but it flew by so fast. August…

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Review – The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang

The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang Even though I say I will read pretty much any genre of book, romance is one I never reach for.  I’ve never been a huge lover of romcoms, purely because I find them too…

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Why Blogging Has Changed For The Better and The Future of What …

Yet another post by me with a huge title that I couldn’t condense down but it’s starting to become a regular thing so hey ho. One of the best things about blogging, in my own opinion, is how open everyone…

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Mini Review – The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai

The Great Believers – Rebecca Makkai* This year, I’ve found myself gravitating towards books that I would have been intimidated by in 2017. By that, I mean books that are longer than 300ish pages and that tackle strong social topics.…

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June Reads

July is here and we are currently experiencing a heatwave. It is so refreshing to have the sunshine sticking around for more than three days in Scotland – is this what others would call a summer? June was a super…

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Review – Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot

Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot If you read my recent Mid Year Reading Goals post, you’ll know that reading more non-fiction is high on my agenda for the rest of 2018. It was a genre I seemed to be tackling…

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Mid Year Reading Goals

My first blog post of every year is usually my goals for the year ahead. This year was an exception as I decided at the beginning of January to have a real social media detox. I lasted three weeks without…

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My Six Summer Book Picks

Summer is the season of reading for me and I seem to get through more books in the next few months compared with the rest of the year. Reading outdoors is one of my favourite things to do so even…

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May Reads

2018 has been flying by recently but my god, wasn’t May a long month? I don’t know if it is just me who feels this way, but I felt like May went on for an eternity. When I sat down…

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Blogging, Social Media and How Switching Up My Strategy More Directly Has …

Anybody else ever have a lightbulb moment to write about your current thoughts but have that feeling that you’re not going to execute it in the way you want to? Yep, that is me *raises hand*. For the last week,…

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How Reading Helps My Mental Health

If you’ve read my blog for a while, you will know that mental health is a subject close to my heart. Last year, during 2017’s Mental Health Awareness Week, I opened up about the struggles I have with my mental…

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