For the love of books – August 2019

*This post does contain Amazon Affiliate links, if you click and make a purchase I do make a small amount of revenue* I love reading, but don’t seem to be able to enjoy reading as much as I used to, probably because as a busy working mum and wife, I don’t have that much time. […]

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Ladybird books for grown ups? What I’m reading…

So everyone remembers the Ladybird books from their childhood? Those classic, slightly patronising, to be read in a certain voice books that we all loved? Well, now you can get them for adults, and they are brilliant… Written with themes based on adult life, they are humorous and realistic.   I treated myself to the one for […]

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My Christmas book wish list…

I’m really hoping to be able to relax and actually read some books, over this holiday. We sadly aren’t going anywhere glamorous or exciting like we did last year, but we are planning lots of down time and hopefully I might get 1/2 an hour here or there to read a book or two.  My […]

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What I’m reading this week….

Actually, this blog post is more like “what I read whilst on holiday, and decided to act on, when I got home….” I feel like our home is untidy, disorganised and cluttered. Two small children with lots of toys, and two adults with not a lot of time in their busy lives for tidying up, […]

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What we are reading…

I have always been interested in the history of WW1 and WW2, but particularly WW1 so when one of my friends gave me a book from the War Diaries series from the Imperial War Museum, based on the diaries of a nurse who worked close to the Western Front in the First World War I […]

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