These thankful things – 30/6/2019

Happiest of Sundays peeps! As always I have had a ridiculously busy week made even busier by the time of year. June is the time of half yearly developmental summaries and I have been snowed under getting these written in time to hand out to families this week. I spent yesterday proofreading and adding any…

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Weekly bookish wrap up – 28/6/2019

A post to share all the bookish things I have been up to during the week – the books I’ve read; the books I purchased; the books I’m currently reading and anything else remotely bookish and worth sharing. A simple post to check in with bookish friends and hear about their bookish week. I’m a…

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These thankful things – 23/6/2019

Happiest of Sundays everyone!!! Today’s ‘These thankful things’ is going to be a quick one because I’m not feeling the most healthy today and I am busting to curl up and have a little nap….and that’s my first thankful thing…afternoon naps and the fact that even as adults we are allowed to have them. YAY!!!…

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Weekly bookish wrap up – 21/6/2019

A post to share all the bookish things I have been up to during the week – the books I’ve read; the books I purchased; the books I’m currently reading and anything else remotely bookish and worth sharing. A simple post to check in with bookish friends and hear about their bookish week. This week,…

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5 star reads of 2019

I recently posted my #fivestarstack on Instagram and thought I would like to share with you all my 5 star reads of 2019… so far. I’m going to start by saying it takes a lot for me to give a book 5 stars and this year there have only been 5 books that have made…

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What’s on my Goodreads TBR – June 2019

It’s the middle of 2019…6 months since I remembered how much I love to read and decided to focus my attention on all things bookish…joining Goodreads and setting myself the challenge of reading 50 books this year. I have been thoroughly enjoying losing myself in a book; and am pretty excited to say that I…

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These thankful things – 16/6/2019

Happy Sunday peeps! Sunday being when I share what I have been thankful for this week, starting with my family…in particular my mother-in-law…strange as this may seem to some..and even to me who did not have a relationship of any kind with my ex-husbands family. My new mother-in-law is a truly wonderful human being….and she…

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Weekly bookish wrap up – 14/6/2019

A post to share all the bookish things I have been up to during the week – the books I’ve read; the books I purchased; the books I’m currently reading and anything else remotely bookish and worth sharing. A simple post to check in with bookish friends and hear about their bookish week. A shortish…

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Book Review: Milkman by Anna Burns

My Rating: 2/5 The Blurb: In this unnamed city, to be interesting is dangerous. Middle sister, our protagonist, is busy attempting to keep her mother from discovering her maybe-boyfriend and to keep everyone in the dark about her encounter with Milkman. But when first brother-in-law sniffs out her trouble and rumours start to swell, middle…

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