BOOK REVIEW: The Night Circus

BOOK REVIEW: The Night Circus

This is the ultimate #ThrowbackThursday for me. I read this book back when I was a student but I loved it so much I couldn’t not write about it. Just thinking about it’s magic has made me want to pick it up and immerse myself in it all over again. If you need me, you know where I’ll be…

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Book Review: Then She Was Gone

Book Review: Then She Was Gone

Since me and the food afficiondo that is Hungry Harriet  discovered we’re both actually 80 inside we seem to have found ourselves in an unofficial book club. When ‘Then She Was Gone’ by Lisa Jewell landed on my desk with promises that I would devour it within a weekend I knew it was time to put the kettle on and not leave the flat for 24 hours…

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Digital Detox: The Importance of Switching Off

Digital Detox: The Importance of Switching Off

Us so-called millennials are all guilty of it. We’ve grown up in the age where having your head buried in your phone is the norm and with those little handheld devices being capable of so much it’s no surprise that we (and I mean ME) start to get a little tetchy when we can’t use them. WiFi is, these days, an absolute requirement before planning any kind of trip and it’s not just our phones that we’re obsessed with. TV’s, Laptops, Tablets and iPads; the digital revolution means it’s practically impossible to switch off and actually live in the moment.

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