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,…

Book Review: Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor

One of my favourite reads of 2017, I thought it was time that I shared some of my thoughts on this delicious new series by one of my favourite authors, Laini Taylor. Prepare for a whole lot of moon-eyed rambles.