Mid-Year Book Freak-Out TAG

Hello, I haven’t posted in months but I have read some AMAZING books and I want to share my love of them with the world, and what better way to do that than through this tag? I’d love to hear your favourite books from this year so far, or even better, if you’ve done the…

Book Review: Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

Look, I will try to make this review coherent, and I will try not to flail about like a fish that has accidentally left the ocean, but I can’t make any promises. The thing is, I did not expect to feel this way about this book (or any book ever again if I’m honest). I…

Book Review: The Invasion of the Tearling by Erika Johansen

Despite having this entire trilogy in my possession, I was intending on reading something else after I finished The Queen of the Tearling, but I was just so hooked that I had to read on and get straight into the sequel: The Invasion of the Tearling. Here are my thoughts on this fantasy sequel.

Why Self-love is important (especially on Valentines day)

There’s a whole lot of pressure in this world of ours. In fact, most days I feel as though I am inside a slow-cooker; I am constantly thinking about the future, about the expectations of others and about what I need to do next. I am very rarely present. One pressure I feel especially, is…

Favourite thrifted clothes: Summer edition

Aside from reading, one of my favourite hobbies is to go thrift shopping. Now, you may ask – can shopping really be a ‘hobby’? Is that not just justifying unnecessary purchases? To this my answer is: no! Maybe I’m just biased, but I also believe that thrift shopping is more than just a trip to…

Book Review: The Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen

I picked this series up at the library recently after hearing one of my favourite book-tubers recommend it on her channel! It’s one of those series that has sort of been on my radar, but only in a vague way. But when I saw all three at the library I thought it wouldn’t hurt to…

January Wrap-Up

Hi pals, January was a really good reading month for me and I’m so glad that I dedicated some time to getting some reading done! I tend to stress when I have too much free time, rather than savouring it. It looks as though I’m going to have a busy term with university, work, soccer,…