Book Reviews

Book Review: How to Raise a Plant and Have it Love You Back

If you’ve been following my cactus series, then you know I’ve developed a bit of a gardening hobby. When I spotted How To Raise a Plant and Have it Love You Back by Morgan Doane and Erin Harding of the House Plant Club I felt it was the book for me. The book takes you… Continue reading Book Review: How to Raise a Plant and Have it Love You Back

Book Reviews · Eco-Friendly Living

Book Review: Turning the Tide on Plastic

With climate activism becoming a larger part of my blog I wanted to read up on plastic pollution as I continue to write about how we can help live more sustainably, Lucy Siegle’s book sounded like a great starts! “Turning the Tide on Plastic: How Humanity (and you) Can Make Our Globe Clean Again” is… Continue reading Book Review: Turning the Tide on Plastic

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Book Review: A Short History of Nearly Everything

I haven’t read a Bill Bryson book in a really long time, so when I came across one of his in a secondhand hand shop I knew I had to get it. A Short History of Nearly Everything is very different from Bryson’s usual work, as he tends to primarily write travel novels. What’s different… Continue reading Book Review: A Short History of Nearly Everything

Book Reviews · Mental Health

Book Review: From Stressed to Blessed

[GIFTED] I was delighted to have been gifted a copy of From Stressed to Blessed: Overcoming Anxiety and Low Mood with Minor Lifestyle Changes by Anne Cross. The concept of the book is about how making small changes to our diet can help lift low, mood, anxiety, depression, and other struggles. This book was made… Continue reading Book Review: From Stressed to Blessed

Book Reviews · Music

Book Review: The True Lives of My Chemical Romance

Today marks 6 years since my favourite band broke up, and it both feels like yesterday and a lifetime ago, and I feel very old that I was 16 at the time and now I’m nearly 23! I felt a good way to pay tribute to them would be to review the biography by Tom… Continue reading Book Review: The True Lives of My Chemical Romance

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Book Review: The Melancholy Death of Oyster Boy

Who knew that Tim Burton wrote a poetry/prose book? I sure didn’t! I only found out about this beauty at a Halloween themed poetry event, and after hearing a few passages I just had to get my hands on the Melancholy Death of Oyster Boy. What is The Melancholy Death of Oyster Boy: The Melancholy… Continue reading Book Review: The Melancholy Death of Oyster Boy

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Book Review: Hocus Pocus and the All-New Sequel

Hocus Pocus and the All-New Sequel is exactly what you think it is; a Hocus Pocus sequel. I ordered this book the second I found out about it, which was in July as it was released for it’s 25th anniversary. It took a lot of restraint but I decided to wait until October to read… Continue reading Book Review: Hocus Pocus and the All-New Sequel

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Book Review: Dark Detectives

Dark Detectives is an anthology of supernatural mysteries edited by Stephen Jones, containing works by Clive Barker, Neil Gaimen, and the entire Seven Stars series by Kim Newman. What I thought of Dark Detectives I’m going to be honest and say that short stories and mystery are not for me, but I’ve been trying to… Continue reading Book Review: Dark Detectives