You may or may not have noticed that we haven't posted for a while. First of all, sorry about that second of all I can now tell you why... (Hope you haven't forgotten about us!) Katie For me, life has been a bit tough...scrap that a LOT tough especially in March & April. I broke … Continue reading We Are Back!
Walking The Nile By Levison Wood Simon & Schuster Rating: **** Synopsis: Former soldier Levison Wood embarks on one of the last great explorations and attempts to conquer one of the world's last firsts. His epic journey of almost 4,000 miles on foot along the world's longest river will go down in the history of … Continue reading Book Review – Walking The Nile
Calm By Fearne Cotton Orion Publishing Rating: ***** Synopsis: In today's always-on world, for many of us it seems impossible to relax, take time out or mute the encircling 'noise'. It is easy to feel trapped in this frenzied state of mind: we are surrounded by negative stories in the press, weighed down by pressures … Continue reading Book Review – Calm
The Outrun By Amy Liptrot Conogate Books Rating: ***** Synopsis: When Amy Liptrot returns to Orkney after more than a decade away, she is drawn back to the Outrun on the sheep farm where she grew up. Approaching the land that was once home, memories of her childhood merge with the recent events that have … Continue reading Book Review – The Outrun
Stories - Finding Your Wings By Heidi Allen Wintertickle Press Rating: ***** Synopsis: This incredible anthology is sure to inspire! The stories are simple—yet powerful—vignettes of Heidi’s life that perfectly illustrate the magnitude of results when one chooses positivity. The beauty of these relatable snippets of real-life is the amplified way it resonates with everyday … Continue reading Book Review – Stories, Finding Your Wings
As some of you may know I have been a subscriber to the Reading In Heels Book monthly subscription box for just under a year now. I saw at Christmas they were advertising a curate your own Christmas box and thought this was a brilliant idea. I created my own box of books and goodies … Continue reading Reading In Heels – Curate Your Own Christmas Box
The Rules Of Seeing By Joe Heap Harper Collins Rating: **** Synopsis: Nova is 32 years old and she is about to see the world for the very first time. Jillian Safinova, Nova to her friends, can do many things. She can speak five languages. She can always find a silver lining. And she can … Continue reading Book Review – The Rules of Seeing
Hello all and HAPPY SUNDAY! In this weeks instalment of Sunday Sizzler we give you a deliciously cheesy pasta bake and to go with it a ridiculously cheesy book! Hope you love cheese people! VERY CHEESY PASTA BAKE Serves 2-3 Ingredients: - Pasta - Chedder Cheese - Mozzarella - Gouda - Olives - Spinach - … Continue reading Sunday Sizzler – It’s almost too cheesy!
Ikigai The Japanese Secret to a long and Happy Life By Francesc Miralles and Hector Garcia Penguin Books Rating ** Synopsis: Ikigai translates as ‘a reason to live’ or ‘a reason to jump out of bed in the morning’. It’s the place where your needs, desires, ambitions, and satisfaction meet: a point of perfect balance, and … Continue reading Book Review – Ikagai
I wasn’t actually tagged to this but found it on a great book bloggers page “Beach Bookworm” So have decided to take part without being tagged. 1 How long have you been blogging? I used to have a couple of Tumblr blogs where I basically had a travel diary. I went travelling for 6 months so … Continue reading The Secret Life of a Book Blogger Tag