crafts, Uncategorized

Projects For Leftover/Spare Yarn

When we are planning a project and ordering the yarn, it is always sensible to add one or two more skeins/hanks/balls to the basket to make sure we have more than enough. We never know what will happen with the pattern we're knitting or crocheting - we want to lengthen a jumper or cardigan, our… Continue reading Projects For Leftover/Spare Yarn

Books, Reviews, Uncategorized

Hold Back The Tide by Melinda Salisbury

Book Information: Series: N/A StandaloneGenre: Thriller | ParanormalAudience: Young Adult Page Count: 300Date of Publication: 5th March 2020 by ScholasticPurchase: Amazon | Waterstones | Book Depository| Wordery Melinda Salisbury: Website | Goodreads | TwitterBook is mine and all thoughts are my own. Synopsis (taken from Goodreads) Everyone knows what happened to Alva's mother, all those… Continue reading Hold Back The Tide by Melinda Salisbury

Books, Uncategorized

#athomeYALC Wrap Up

If COVID-19 wasn't sweeping the world and causing complete chaos, this past weekend would have been YALC and LFCC. Our bodies would be achy from all the standing around and hauling books left, right and centre, we'd be running on single-digit hours of sleep, and we'd be endlessly fanning ourselves down because the Olympia doesn't… Continue reading #athomeYALC Wrap Up

Books, Uncategorized

StoryGraph – Another Reason For That Personal Push Away From Goodreads

Up until a couple of weeks ago, it was either Goodreads or nothing for everyone in the online book community who wanted to organise and share their bookish thoughts on a large platform. However, quite a lot of us via Twitter suddenly came across a couple of other platforms and apps rivalling Goodreads that had… Continue reading StoryGraph – Another Reason For That Personal Push Away From Goodreads

Books, Tags, Uncategorized

Mid-Year Book Catchup Tag 2020

It has been a while since I've had the motivation to blog or even talk about books but I've done some blog modifications today and it has spurred me to try writing some posts again. As it is this time of year, I thought I would start off with the Mid-Year Book Catchup Tag. I've… Continue reading Mid-Year Book Catchup Tag 2020

Disney, Uncategorized

Favourite Disney Songs

I bought myself a new Disney compilation CD a week or so ago. Granted, it was a CD where most of the tracks were in French but listening to it and getting caught up in the music got me thinking about which songs I play the most (French and English) and I could describe as… Continue reading Favourite Disney Songs

Lifestyle, Uncategorized

20 Journal Prompts For Daily Journalling

We all know that bullet journalling is everyone's go-to method of keeping a journal. If not, it is something we think about trying because it seems fun and it's a way of adding some creativity and organisation into our day. I do keep a bullet journal but it is solely dedicated to my books and… Continue reading 20 Journal Prompts For Daily Journalling

crafts, Uncategorized

Project Catch Up and Monthly Musings.

I'm not getting off to a good start with the idea of sharing the month's craft musings on a regular basis. We are now into March and all I have are crafting goals. That's good enough in a sense but it isn't really what I want, particularly for this blog and my own crafting accomplishments.… Continue reading Project Catch Up and Monthly Musings.