My Recent Non-Negotiable Wellness Rituals

My Recent Non-Negotiable Wellness Rituals

The dictionary definition of ‘Wellness’ is “the state of being in good health, especially as an actively pursued goal.”  To put it bluntly, the basic principle of wellness is to look after yourself.   If you haven’t noticed, the practice really has been having a big resurgence over the last couple of years.  There have [...]

August Book Reviews

August Book Reviews

In late 2018, my to be read list was more like a ‘never-going-to-read’ library.  Jane Austen littered my windowsills, Zadie Smith lined by cupboards, Oscar Wilde sprawled over my kitchen and you do not even want to know who was hiding under my bed.  I loved nothing more than receiving novels in the post, picking [...]

New In Books #4

New In Books #4

In all honesty, I haven’t shopped books on a personal level in what feels like forever.  I massively curbed my book spending late last year and have thus spent most of 2020 attempting to wade through my ridiculous TBR pile.  While I have been picking up books for my forthcoming bookselling business, Citrus Carton (more to [...]

October Book Reviews

October Book Reviews

Without a doubt and by some sheer wand wave, October has definitely been my most successful reading month so far.  Despite being up to my ~ ears ~ in uni work and assignment planning, being plagued with emergency dentist appointments, travelling up and down the country and working flat out both at my internet employment + waitressing [...]