Review – Our Kind Of Cruelty by Araminta Hall

Our Kind Of Cruelty – available digitally and as a hardback Although my go-to genre is contemporary fiction, now and then I crave a good thriller in my life. When I say thriller, I mean I want something dark, twisted…

6 Reasons Why I Love My e-Reader

My trusty e-reader has been in my life for five years now, and despite loving the feel of a physical hardback, my kindle has been one of the best purchases I’ve ever made. I know what you’re thinking – quite…

April Reads

One huge reason why I love doing monthly round-up posts is that even when I think I haven’t read that much, I’m always pleasantly surprised to see how many books I managed to get through. April was such a quick…

4 Things I Learned From Everything I Know About Love

I’m a huge fan of memoirs, so when I heard one part of my favourite podcast duo Dolly Alderton was releasing her own, Everything I Know About Love, I couldn’t wait to get my hands on it. Just in case…

February Reads

In the past whenever I’ve kicked off monthly round ups or goals, it always features an introduction where I talk about how fast the month was – and this post is no exception. Despite February being a month of ups…

Book Haul #1

I promised my poor, neglected to be read shelf and myself that I was on a book buying ban for the whole of February. But sometimes you just fall into Waterstones for a browse and what d’ya know? Some mooching…

Why I Became A Bookstagramer

If you’ve followed my blog for the last 2 years, you will definitely know What Amy Did has been predominately a fashion, lifestyle and beauty blog with a sprinkle of mental health thrown in for good measure. Writing has been…

How I Kickstarted 2018

Normally when its been a while since I sat down and hammered out a blog post, I always seem to start it off by letting everyone know I’m back, that my break from blogging was unintended and that I’ve got…

4 Things To Remember When Your Feeling Low About Your Blog

  I think it’s a giant understatement to say morale is at an all-time low within the blogging community right now. Between overall low engagement, THAT app changing its algorithm (hey Instagram, I’m looking at you), brands approaching bloggers with tiny…

Why I Don’t Treat My Blog Like A Business

Now and then, as much as I hate to admit it, I have a straight up, full-blown meltdown when it comes to my blog. I start to take a step back, pick apart almost every aspect of my site and…

What I’ve Learned From Opening Up About My Anxiety Online

Anxiety. We’ve all experienced it – even if we don’t think we have. Got nervous before a test? Check. Had that feeling of panic when you thought you were in danger? Tick that box too. Anxiety is all part of…