How can it be June already? It feels like only yesterday I was writing about the Lush Shampoo and Conditioner Bars my in-laws bought me for Christmas and now here we are, six months down the line. It was my birthday last Monday and I received another set of bars - and just in the… Continue reading UPDATE: Lush Shampoo and Conditioner Bars (Six Months On).
As I was reading Shari Low’s new book I was reminded of the first line from Philip Larkin’s popular poem, This Be The Verse, ‘They f**k you up, your mum and dad'. We see that in action across three generations in This Is Me, going from one extreme to another - although I know which… Continue reading Book Tour: This Is Me.
There was a whoop of joy on Christmas Day - and it wasn’t from Freya. My brilliant in-laws once again came up trumps in the eco present department and, along with a gorgeous bamboo fruit bowl, bought me Lush Shampoo and Conditioner Bars. I’ve never used any Lush products before - I always thought it… Continue reading Review: Lush Shampoo And Conditioner Bars.
Cleo Jones has to be one of my favourite heroines – written with such honesty and compassion that I felt an immediate bond. While many of the lead characters in books I've read have past struggles that influence their present decisions, very few are still going through them to any real degree - unlike Lynsey… Continue reading Book Review: A Season Of Hopes And Dreams.