Flavia Flav: The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie Review

My, my, my. What a book. Flavia de Luce might be my new favourite literary heroine of all time. The Alan Bradley books were recommended to me by my brother some months ago and it seems my entire family had already deeply ensconced themselves in Flavia’s World before even bothering to mention it to me. […]

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Run, Fat Girl, Run

I should have included this on the last update but forgot. Again, it probably falls under the category of “Who else, besides me actually cares?” but it’s my blog and I’ll be tedious if I want to! Running. Yeah, I’m still not doing very well. Between you and me *leans in* I haven’t even attempted […]

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A Quick Update

I’m still here. I have been busy doing this and that, mostly pottering about kind of stuff AKA the best kind way to be spending time. I love a potter about. Most of what I have been getting up to would seem boring to the outside world but has been utterly fascinating and all-consuming to […]

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Cupcakes & Dreams: A Piece of Cake Review

The thing about being in a #onewomanbookclub and reviewing the books you read, is knowing which ones to write about and which ones to let slip by. I wasn’t sure if it was even worth reviewing this one, but then, when I mentioned I was reading it, lots of people proclaimed it was their favourite book or […]

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Wellness & Wonder

I don’t know if I’ve mentioned this before but all the exercise and eating well and singing lessons have been part of a bigger picture for me. I’m calling it ‘Project Me’ but I’ll work on the name,obviously, as part of the whole wellness thing.It’s pretty lame, I know. Project Me is about making myself […]

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A (Short) Ode to Marriage

I never thought I’d get married. It had been mentioned in my previous relationship, in the most negative terms imaginable and when I did allow myself to envisage being legally bound to the person I was with then, I felt physically ill. Worse, I imagined running screeching from the room into the path of a […]

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