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, there are Ladybird books for grownups 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…

My Christmas book wish list is eclectic and varied. A few lighter, feel good books mixed with one to do with work, a hobby and a possible future project… I’ll leave you to guess which is which? I’m really hoping to be able to relax and actually read some books, over this holiday. We sadly […]

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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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