For my gran

This time last weekend, we said goodbye to my gran. It was a hard and horrible day, one which I am sure most people can relate to. As far as funerals go, it was a nice service. One of the hymns was ‘One More Step Along the World I Go’, which I think we can … Continue reading For my gran

Once Upon a Time is taking over my life

Yes, I am the idiot who became addicted to a TV show that was on season five by the time I started watching it. This is good, in that I don’t have to wait a week – or, god forbid, a year – to find out what happens from one episode, or season, to the … Continue reading Once Upon a Time is taking over my life

Ten of My Favourite Literary Quotes About Love

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday at The Broke and the Bookish has come over all romantic with a Valentine’s theme, and when it comes to books and love there are so many things you could write. However, why not leave that to the writers themselves? Here are ten of my favourite quotes on love from some brilliant … Continue reading Ten of My Favourite Literary Quotes About Love

If we were having coffee: My Treat

‘If we were having coffee’ is hosted by Part-Time Monster, and you can go and read the other bloggers getting involved on the link-up! * If we were having coffee this morning, we’d be sitting outside, pretending we’re continental European, and enjoying the gorgeous weather that London has been treated to recently. It has been a few … Continue reading If we were having coffee: My Treat

Other Ways to Fall in Love

Sometimes I genuinely wonder if I am two people living in one body. Despite being one of the biggest cynics I know, I’m also a soppy romantic. That’s why, when I realise I’ve reached 25 and I’ve never been in love, I sometimes feel like I’ve lost out on something. (Simple fear of missing out, says my … Continue reading Other Ways to Fall in Love