Itchy Feet

I had the day to myself today, so was looking forward to getting some blog posts written. Instead, I have spent six hours looking at weekend breaks near London, because I am starting to lose my mind. This is the first place I have spent more than a year consecutively since I was twenty years … Continue reading Itchy Feet

Ten Books for the YA Reader in Your Life

For this week’s Top Ten Tuesday, I’m picking out ten of my favourite young adult titles or series that I would gift to fellow YA readers. (Of course, if they’re anything like me, they will have read most of these already.) You can argue over how to categorise this, as some would count Harry Potter … Continue reading Ten Books for the YA Reader in Your Life

25 Things I Love About the Holiday Season

1. Advent calendars 2. A chocolate orange in my stocking 3. Christmas dinner (which I like so much I ask for it for my birthday in June) 4. Nativity plays 5. The way random characters/animals/inanimate objects are turned into roles for kids in nativity plays 6. The films – Miracle on 34th Street, Jack Frost, It’s … Continue reading 25 Things I Love About the Holiday Season