Yeah, things were quiet on the blog last week, and I’m sorry about that. Partly it was because I had started my new job and had a pretty typical first week in terms of trying to settle into a new routine which kept me very busy. Partly because I tend to blog about things I’ve… Continue reading It’s all so quiet
I thought I’d do something different today and share 10 blog posts I’ve been enjoying from some of my favourite blogs. A bit of this, a bit of that, all good reading for over a lunch break or a cup of coffee. Survey Finds Rare Himalayan Wildlife in Northern India If you’ve any interest… Continue reading 7 Blog posts I enjoyed reading lately
The eagle-eyed among you may have noticed that I’ve recently added a new page to my blog, in which I have collected all of my book reviews. You can find it here. Or, you know, by following the link near the top of the page. Over time I’ve ended up posting quite a lot of… Continue reading A page for book reviews
Hi everyone! This is just a quick update. I spent the weekend in Leeds where I saw my best friend who is about to move to Canada. We visited the North Leeds Food Festival and I also got time to hang out with my family a bit. More about all that later. This week I’m… Continue reading A quick update
Yesterday, a WordPress notification popped up on my phone: Yay! That’s so cool! I don’t really pay a huge amount of attention to my blog stats. I’m not trying to monetise my blog so, while I’m happy people read it, if they don’t that’s not something I need to worry about. Rather, I use my… Continue reading 200 lovely people
I love social media. I don’t understand all of social media but I do pretty much love all of it. It occurs to me that I might not have connected with all of you lovely people in all of the ways that I could. That makes me sad. Want to fix it? Here’s what I suggest.… Continue reading Let’s connect!
It’s another blogging game/challenge/award thingy! I do think these are a great way to get to know bloggers – we so often write on a specific subject or about experiences but we can forget to share things about ourselves. So, although I feel like I’ve posted a few of these lately, I have no problem… Continue reading One Lovely Blog Award
Jhona over at Cozy Fashionist nominated me for a Liebster, thanks Johna!. Johna runs a great fashion blog, looking at everything from sports wear to party dresses and I always love to see the outfits she puts together. If you’ve any interest in fashion or beauty I strongly recommend her blog. She’s so fascinating that… Continue reading Liebster Award!
I’ve been running this WordPress blog since 1st January 2016. Posts go back further than that, but that’s because WordPress allows you to postdate things – all the posts before 1st January originally appeared on Tumblr before I moved over here. As it happens, yesterday’s post was my 200th. I’ve not missed a single day… Continue reading Some milestones
Sharon at Curious Queendom nominated me for the Versatile Blogger Award last week. Thank you so so much for the nomination, you are amazing and everyone should go check out your blog. According to the rules I must now post seven facts about myself, so here we go: I’m the worst at watching TV. I always… Continue reading 7 Facts about me/Versatile blogger award