• Miscellaneous

    August favourites

    August was a lush month, I travelled to Santorini, a destination I’ve been longing to go for since I was obsessed with The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants series as a teen, to see my cousin get married, as well as enjoy a my first month in my new home. I am glad it’s September though, the beginning of my favourite season of the year. Here is everything I loved in August. Lover I listened to this for the first time by the pool on holiday and didn’t like it at all. I even disliked the previous single I liked. But since I’ve been home and re-listened, I focused on…

  • Miscellaneous

    May Favourites

    Another month, another list of random things I particularly liked these last few weeks. Items typically include: films, books, TV shows, music, podcasts, foods, new products, and other recommendations. Sally Rooney’s Normal People Finally, I’m getting back into reading. It’s a slow start, but I’m getting there. This month, I tripped and fell in love with Sally Rooney’s Normal People. Oh this book! It’s lovely. I knew from the description that I would like it, as it’s my kind of style. It’s fairly easy to read (but by no means a criticism of Rooney’s writing) and not much happens: which seems to be my favourite kind of novel. Normal People…

  • Books,  Miscellaneous

    Feminists Don’t Wear Pink and Other Lies and my own feminist lie

    If I’m to be honest, I haven’t been keeping up with my goal of reading more. I have read the occasional book, but so far I’m yet to be in a constant cycle of picking up a new read as soon as I’ve finished with one. In an attempt to start this routine, it’s about time that I tell everyone about one of the only books I have truly loved in the past year. This blog is long overdue. After dropping dozens of hints to my boyfriend, I received Feminists Don’t Wear Pink (and other lies): Amazing women on what the F-word means to them for my birthday last year.…