This week I have been shopping for holiday clothing for our upcoming short break which is just weeks away.
I've been a fan of Terry Pratchett since the 1990s and I love his books. I recently saw Moving Pictures on special offer on audible so I thought 'why not' it's been a while since I read an early book, and Moving Pictures is 10th in the Discworld series. Listening Length9 hours and 54 minutesAuthorTerry… Continue reading Moving Pictures by Terry Pratchett
You may be aware that I have a shop attached to this blog. I like to sell things that encourage mindfulness, but one of my passions is crystals. I find crystals are great for mindfulness activities, just holding one and feeling it can make you feel better. I always have a crystal beside my bed.… Continue reading Bracelets, New in my shop
I have not read anything by Joanne Harris before and after reading some of the reviews I think that's probably the best with this book. Broken Light. 12 hours and 47 minutesAuthorJoanne HarrisNarratorImogen StubbsWhispersync for VoiceReadyAudible.co.uk Release Date11 May 2023PublisherOrion The Blurb Have you ever felt invisible? Bernie Moon has given her life to other… Continue reading Broken Light by Joanne Harris
Welcome to Book Worms Monthly June. Last month I was hoping for sunshine and we have already had a few days. Now that it's June I'm hoping for some more. We managed our BBQ. I've been in a bit of a reading rut though. I only managed two books last month, but I'm already half… Continue reading Book Worms Monthly June, Summer is Here.
When I was asked if I would like to review a copy of The Many Half-Lived Lives of Sam Sylvester by Maya Mac Gregor, I jumped at the chance. I knew my daughter would love it but I had to read it myself first. As I always say, you shouldn't overlook Young Adult books, even… Continue reading The Many Half-Lived Lives of Sam Sylvester
I was looking for some new products for my shop and I came across these Make a Wish bracelets from Wish Strings. So Far I have three bracelets, each one is mounted on a card with a special message. They are tiny and cute and perfect for popping into a card or letter, or a… Continue reading Make a Wish, New Products in My Shop
This time of year is so difficult for many young people as they face their exams. It's so important to stay mentally healthy during exam time. I've been reading up some tips on Young Minds and I'd like to share some with you. Staying Mentally Healthy During Exam Time Tips. Breathing: We all know how… Continue reading Staying Mentally Healthy During Exam Time
I saw Sarah's review of What July Knew and I actually had second thoughts about reading it. Not because of Sarah's review, but because of the harrowing tone of the story which involves domestic violence. I'm so glad I read it though. Once started I couldn't stop and it has to go on my list… Continue reading What July Knew by Emily Koch, A Book Review
Welcome to Book Worms Monthly May. Here in the UK the temperature has starting to rise and we have leaves, blossom and flowers, but it's still raining quite a bit. I do hope we get some nicer sunnier weather soon. My family is desperate to break out the BBQ. Reading is my passion and I… Continue reading Bookworms Monthly Springing into May