Let’s Talk About Spoilers

Spoiling a book for someone else is a huge no-go in the bookish community, but everyone has different ideas on what actually constitutes a spoiler. How many details is too many? In this video, I answer a bunch of questions for the Spoiler Tag, and in doing so tell you about my thoughts on spoilers! […]

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Recipe: Summer Fruit Cake with Cream Cheese

I’ve got a great recipe for you today! I baked this cake more or less on a whim, because we had a lot of strawberries and flat peaches lying around and I figured it’d be good to bake something with them before they started to perish. The result: a wonderfully fresh, summery cake with strawberries, […]

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Recipe: Rhubarb Compote

Earlier this week, I went to visit my grandfather for the first time in a few months, together with my father. The weather was beautiful, so even though it was already way past dinnertime, it was still nice enough to sit outside. My father worked in the garden for a bit, and we had a […]

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All the Books I Read in May – Mini Reviews

May turned out to be a great reading month for me! I ended up reading eight books, and I enjoyed all of them. In this video, I go into my thoughts on the books. I hope you enjoy it! What was your favourite book you read in May?

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Review: History of Wolves by Emily Fridlund

Fourteen-year-old Linda lives with her parents in an ex-commune beside a lake in the beautiful, austere backwoods of Northern Minnesota. Isolated at home and an outsider at school, she is mostly left to her own devices. So when a young family – mother, father and little boy Paul – move into the cabin across the […]

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Pentecost Weekend Reading Vlog

I haven’t filmed a reading vlog in a few months, but last weekend, I woke up feeling like taking you along with me as I lowkey participated in a Pentecost readathon. I read quite a bit and I think I might have found my filming mojo again!

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Recipe: Coconut and Lime Bundt Cake

I don’t know what the weather is like where you live, but here in the Netherlands, we’ve had some pretty gloomy weather for the past couple of weeks. Lots of rain and wind, and pretty low temperatures. Luckily, it’s starting to look up now, and I actually spent some time reading on my balcony this […]

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Books I Want to Read in June

I haven’t set myself a TBR in a few months, but for June, I’m excited to read from a set list of books again! Most of the books I’ve chosen to read are somehow tied to Pride Month, which is in June, as it is every year. I think it’s important to read diversely the […]

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Am I Going to Stop Using Star Ratings?

For as long as I’ve been a part of the bookish community (which is over 7,5 years now – wow), the first thing I do after finishing a book is go on Goodreads and give it a star rating. It doesn’t feel as if I’ve truly finished a book until I’ve entered my rating and […]

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All the Books I Read in April – Mini Reviews

In April, I didn’t read as many books as I’d anticipated – the month just seems to have flown by! I did get to read one of my most anticipated releases of the year, though, as well as one of the books on my list of ten books I “have” to read in 2021. I […]

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