Monthly Posts · Wrap Up

January ’19 | Wrap Up

How are we one month down in 2019 already?! This month has been fairly unproductive for me, aside from the occasional read, as I’ve been in recovery with my health meaning I’ve had very little time/energy to fully devote myself to many activities. Nevertheless, I’m determined to push that aside in February and full delve into my blog and remain as positive as possible. Continue reading “January ’19 | Wrap Up”

Monthly Posts · To Read

January ’19 | To Read

This year I’ve decided to take my TBR in a different direction by creating a small jar full of notes with book titles that I am yet to read. The idea is that at the beginning of each month I’ll pull out three books and make them the priority before delving into any other titles I want to for the remaining. I know I’ll need to read more than three a month, considering my Goodreads Challenge this year has risen to 60 books, but I’ll also be reading Netgalley, Audible and Readers First titles at the same time. Already I’m noticing a change in attitude towards reading, I can’t wait to get started! Continue reading “January ’19 | To Read”

Hauls · Telling Tales

Telling Tales | Astley Book Farm Haul

Today, I went to my first book farm, which was an adorable experience! As someone who very rarely purchases books from anywhere other than high-street stores such as, Waterstones, Foyles and WHSmith, with the occasional Amazon purchase, it was so nice to explore a bookstore incredibly unique. I’ve always had an admiration for secondhand books, finding something aesthetically pleasing about a bent spine and discoloured pages. And this place was full of them.  Continue reading “Telling Tales | Astley Book Farm Haul”