my goodreads reading challenge 2016
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My 2016 Goodreads Challenge

I'd had a Goodreads account for a while but not really used it until this year. When I was bored I liked to rate books in order to get recommendations but I never used it to track my reading. This year I set myself my first challenge - to read 50 books in 2016. I… Continue reading My 2016 Goodreads Challenge

my enid blyton books
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The Britney Spears book tag

Yes, really. The Britney Spears book tag. I saw it on Anastasia's blog, thought it looked awesome and wanted to give it a go. She featured some great titles so hopefully it'll inspire others to pick up something different. Here goes! Mickey Mouse Club A book you read as a child that sparked your love… Continue reading The Britney Spears book tag

what I've been reading lately - Esquire, The Death of Superman and Flow
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What I’ve been reading lately #5

I've been looking for a lighter read lately and something that I can easily dip in and out of or read in one sitting - hello, magazines and comic books! Quite the eclectic mix, doncha think?! I had to pick up a copy of Esquire because it was subtitled the men and women's issue. I… Continue reading What I’ve been reading lately #5

follow friday
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Follow Friday #46

It's moments like this that I'm grateful for my re-organisation of my Bloglovin' account. I cleverly created a separate collection for the posts I have read and loved, ready to upload to a Follow Friday post, making life super-easy when I come to do it at 9.45pm on a Friday. I'm armed with a bottle… Continue reading Follow Friday #46

what ive been reading lately
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What I’ve been reading lately #4

Now that I'm back at work, I've been storming through my previously unread books and I've got plenty of recommendations. Here's a little rundown of what I've been reading lately Comic books are great for the commute because I can usually get through one per journey - no "OMG I don't wanna get off the… Continue reading What I’ve been reading lately #4

follow friday
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Follow Friday #42

Last week I made the decision to change the way I treat Jenson's naps. Instead of cracking on with housework, I'm making time for me, my blog and catching up on TV. After all, it's not hard to tackle the laundry while Jenson's in the jumperoo or ball pit - he's not particularly mobile yet,… Continue reading Follow Friday #42

what i've been reading lately
Books, geekery

What I’ve been reading lately #2

In the weeks/months where my blogging dwindled I read an awful lot. So much so that when it came to finally posting book reviews, I thought it best to do a summary. So here's a rundown on what I've been reading lately. The John Green books Paper Towns, Looking For Alaska, Let It Snow, Will… Continue reading What I’ve been reading lately #2

feminist t-shirt by caitlin moran
feminism, Lifestyle

Item of the day: Feminist t-shirt by Caitlin Moran

Did you know Caitlin Moran has a new book out? There's also some pretty cool merchandise available (and a tour). Be proud of your feminist ideals and wear this ass-kicking t-shirt. It's only £15.00. Bet it'll start a few interesting conversations!

my week in photos
blogging, Books, crafting, Film, Lifestyle

Highlights of the week

As my blog reading is increasing, so too is this weekly highlights post! Happy reading! New discoveries Death to the Stock Photo Blogging Amy Writes: My essential top 10 Mobile Apps for Bloggers - Love, Amybecca Amy Writes: Can Instagram help my blog? - Love, Amybecca How to learn to code as a blogger and… Continue reading Highlights of the week