The Girl Before

Read from: 28th January To: 31st January Format: Audiobook One Folgate Street is a minimalist, high-tech epitome of a house that offers a reasonably cheap rent for the amenities included, however there is a catch: tenants must abide by rules. Over 200 of them, including taking the bins out, no loud noise after 11pm, no clutter and taking questionnaires frequently. And that is only if you are successful through the rigorous application and interview by the home’s owner and architect,...

Bullet Journal: June 2017 Set-up

Hi all! Since it is (kind of) the start of a new month – and I also only recently finished setting up my bullet journal for June (I need to get better at setting it up before the month starts!), I thought I’d share with you my set-up for this month. If you don’t know what a bullet journal is, check out the official website, or my previous blog post (Intro to Bullet Journal) The first part of my June...

The Year of Living Danishly

Read from: 27th January To: 09th February Format: Kindle eBook Length: 389 pages   The Year of Living Danishly is written by author Helen Russell. At the start of the book, she is a burnt-out London journalist whose husband secures a job working for Lego in rural Jutland in Denmark. Together, they decide that they are going to up and leave their hectic London lifestyle for 12 months in Denmark, aptly starting their yearlong adventure in January. The book is...

Intro to BuJo: What is it?

I am a big lover and advocate of self-improvement, which means every year around the Christmas/New Year period, I always look for resolutions or goals to take on for the year. Whether you are someone who has umpteen resolutions each and every year, or you are someone who purposely avoids resolutions because you don’t believe in them, I think Bullet Journalling, something I stumbled upon last year, is something you should try. So… What is it? The best place to learn about...

My First Step

Every journey starts with a single step. Since you’re reading this, that means I have bravely taken that first stride in starting my blog, something I have been thinking about doing for a lot longer than I would actually feel comfortable to admit. For the longest of times, I knew I wanted to have my own blog, my own little corner on the internet, a sanctuary to call my home. However, due to – well, to be quite frank –...