I can't believe it is the start of Februay already. January seems to have whizzed by. So here I am, already into month two of my year of challenges and trying new things. One such area is reading. You can see more about the two reading challenges I have set myself here, and here. In … Continue reading January’s Reading Round UP
...High-Intensity Reading. And what a read indeed. I could not put this book down, even when I was not reading. It became for me like my very own hawk - always watching and waiting in the room, ever present, until I could next pick it up again. Helen Macdonald's award winning book, H is for … Continue reading H is for….
Some of you will know about my 2016 Reading Challenge. I have settled on my list (although I reserve the right to change my mind - particularly about the penultimate category!). I have very much enjoyed thinking about my choices. Some came to me instantly, as you will see below. Others took more research, weighing … Continue reading What will I be reading in 2016?
When I travel south to visit my family and friends this week, I will be away for seven days. Not very long in the grand scheme of things. But long enough to warrant proper consideration about what to take in the way of 'hobby-related' items. I always over-estimate how much time I will have to … Continue reading Travel Essentials