What I’ve Been Up To [9]: Pandemic Edition

Usually, when I feel the urge to write one of these What I’ve Been Up To posts, it’s because there’s been some big change in my life, like when I wrote a novel or found a new job. We’re still in the middle of a pandemic, though, and have been for a while now (I’m […]

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Recipe: Peach Crumble for Two (or three)

Remember when I made a blueberry crumble for two a few weeks ago? Or maybe it was a few months ago – in my mind it’s still April; a global pandemic really messes with your sense of time, doesn’t it? Anyway, back to the crumble. It was such a delicious, easy dessert and a great […]

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My Reading Year So Far: the Highs, Lows and In-Betweens

We’re halfway through the year! So far, 2020 is turning out to be a great reading year for me. I read 40 books in the first six months of the year, and I liked nearly all of them! In this video, I answer the prompts for the Mid Year Book Freak Out Tag, talking about […]

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Mini Reviews – June 2020 (Make Your MythTaker)

It’s almost getting boring saying this each month, but I had yet another great reading month in June! I participated in the Make Your MythTaker readathon, so if you want to know more about that, I recommend watching my TBR video (click here). I ended up reading five books for the readathon and then two […]

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Book Haul: All the Books I Bought This Spring

Spring is officially over, so it’s time for another book haul! In this video, I show you all of the ten books I bought over the past three months. Have you read any of them? Let me know in the comments what you thought of it!

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My Evolution as a Reader and a Book Buyer

A few weeks ago, I bought a Kindle Paperwhite, and it got me thinking about how I’ve changed as a reader and a book buyer over the years, specifically since I started blogging in 2013. I figured it’d be fun to write a blog post about it – and I’d love to hear about how […]

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Reading Vlog: Reading Sci-Fi for 24 Hours

Earlier this month, I participated in one of the 24-hour readathons for the #MakeYourMythTaker readathon and I decided to vlog it! I accidentally ended up reading only science fiction and I had a great time. I’ve been loving sci-fi lately! Anyway, enjoy the vlog!

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Recipe: Hazelnut Muffins with a Nutella Surprise

I am a huge fan of hazelnuts. I’m not entirely sure what it is, but I think hazelnuts can make pretty much anything taste better. Ever had hazelnut ice cream? It is the best. Yum! Anyway, I’m getting distracted: hazelnuts are great, as are these muffins! They would be pretty delicious without the hazelnut cocoa […]

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10 Books by Black Authors I Really Want to Read

Last week on the blog, I recommended ten books by black authors that I really enjoyed. However, while making that list, I realised I need to up my game when it comes to reading books by people of colour, and black people in particular. So, this week, I’m here with a video of ten books […]

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Mini Reviews – May 2020 (My Friends Choose What I Read)

I had an amazing reading month in May! Not only did I manage to read nine books, but I also loved or at least liked most of them. I also read quite a few books I probably wouldn’t have read normally, which has everything to do with a little project I did during the month […]

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