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Pink carnations

There really is something healing and soothing about a vase of fresh flowers. I think it's a mixture of the pleasantness of natural beauty and the way it draws your eye, the subtle green scent reminiscent of new beginnings and... Continue Reading →

Flashback Friday – Lisbon

2017 Highlights

I'm a visual person. I am also prone to becoming anxious about the banality of life, so usually I like to map out my year on one of those officey-type wall calendars. As I don't really have space for one... Continue Reading →

A Court of Thorns & Roses AND A Court of Mist & Fury by Sarah J Maas

I don't normally bundle together series reviews but I felt like it was crucial to do this for Sarah J Maas's A Court of... series. A Court of Thorns and Roses introduces the reader to Feyre, a bitter young woman... Continue Reading →

Soul Food

The smell of roasting onions and garlic filled the apartment though I had only placed the chicken and vegetables into the oven minutes before. Find me someone who isn’t comforted by the smell of a Sunday roast and I will... Continue Reading →

The Wrong Girl by Zoe Foster Blake

Lily is an almost 30-year-old single Sydneysider trying to decide how to progress with her love life, career and general adulthood. Things become complicated when her bikini model flatmate and friend Simone starts dating her crush Jack Winter. Jack also... Continue Reading →

Flashback Friday – Rishikesh

Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes

I love my bookclub. Partly because I seem to have been designated club leader, which suits my extroverted personality, partly because we tend to read amazing non fiction works by amazing women. Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes is a... Continue Reading →

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