Tag: 2017

Thesis Talk #3: I Feel Good

Posted October 3, 2017 by Ely in Update / 3 Comments
Thesis Talk #3: I Feel Good

Well it’s been a little while since I did a thesis talk post. This is a super short update, but you’ll understand why as you read it. I’ve barely done anything since my last update. I lost all motivation for my thesis (and everything else) in the last week of May. At the time, I […]

The MOST Beautiful Cards—Paperless Post Review

Posted September 28, 2017 by Ely in Reviews / 2 Comments
The MOST Beautiful Cards—Paperless Post Review

Recently, I was given the chance by Paperless Post to test out their website and share my thoughts with you all so that’s what I’m here to do today. I know we don’t usually review other websites, but this is something I was genuinely interested in. All opinions here are my own. I’m a big […]

September Reading Update

Posted September 20, 2017 by Ely in Update / 4 Comments
September Reading Update

I want to apologise that we stopped posting this month. We’ve both been in massive slumps. I’m trying to push through that today and get something out. I thought an easy place to start would be with a reading update, so this is a few things I have read, am reading and will be reading […]

Zero TBR Update

Posted August 28, 2017 by Michelle in TBR / 1 Comment
Zero TBR Update

As some of you may be aware over the past year I have been trying to achieve a zero TBR and today I am going to yet again update you on my progress. For those of you unfamiliar to the term, Zero TBR simply means having zero unread books on your shelf. I am not […]

Beautiful Poetry & Disability Rep: One by Sarah Crossan

Posted August 22, 2017 by Ely in Reviews / 2 Comments
Beautiful Poetry & Disability Rep: One by Sarah Crossan

Title: One Author: Sarah Crossan Genre: YA Contemporary Publisher: Bloomsbury Release Date: August 26th 2016 Format: Paperback Pages: 430 Source: Gifted by Michelle Grace and Tippi. Tippi and Grace. Two sisters. Two hearts. Two dreams. Two lives. But one body. Grace and Tippi are conjoined twins, joined at the waist, defying the odds of survival […]

Apple and Rain by Sarah Crossan

Posted August 15, 2017 by Ely in Reviews / 0 Comments
Apple and Rain by Sarah Crossan

Title: Apple and Rain Author: Sarah Crossan Genre: YA Contemporary Publisher: Bloomsbury Release Date: September 1st 2014 Format: Paperback Pages: 329 Source: ARC When Apple’s mother returns after eleven years of absence, Apple feels whole again. She will have an answer to her burning question – why did you go? And she will have someone […]

Discovering Minimalism

Posted August 12, 2017 by Michelle in Discussions / 2 Comments
Discovering Minimalism

Recently I have been making some changes in my life, decluttering my things and asking myself what is important. Why have I been doing this? I saw a documentary. Today I am going to talk about my forray into the minimalist lifestyle and my experiences so far, but first I thought it would be important […]

Library Books I’ve Got On Hold

Posted August 5, 2017 by Michelle in Lists / 5 Comments
Library Books I’ve Got On Hold

I love books, but I can’t always afford books. I can however afford the 7 minute walk to the library to fill my need for new reading material. Today I thought I would share with you which books I’ve got on hold at my local library and why I want to read them. The Curated […]

#TheReadingQuest TBR

Posted August 3, 2017 by Michelle in TBR / 4 Comments
#TheReadingQuest TBR

#TheReadingQuest is a readathon created and hosted by Aentee at Read at Midnight for more details to sign-up to participate go here. It runs from the 13th of August until the 10th of September. The amazing artwork below was made by CW of Read, Think, Ponder! The first book in a series – The Wrath and […]