Book Reviews

Will Vampire Books ever recover from Twilight?

10 years ago vampire books were the thing. After the success of the first Twilight movie, my local books stores had shelves coated plack from all the vampire books to read that had come out capitalizing on the glittering vampire series hysteria. Will vampire books and movies ever recover from Twilight or are they doomed… Continue reading Will Vampire Books ever recover from Twilight?

Bucket List · Travel

The literary spots in London every bookworm must visit

There’s literally something for everyone in London, from food to shopping and pop-culture fans. These are the literary spots in London every bookworm must visit. Whether you want to see real-life inspirations for your favourite tales, tributes, or just get a drink! The Book Bars There are a few book bars in London every bookworm… Continue reading The literary spots in London every bookworm must visit

Coffee · Eco-Friendly Living

The dark truth behind our favourite beverages: how to drink tea and coffee sustainably

Lifes all about the little things like a nice cuppa tea or coffee, but our favourite comforting beverages can wreak havoc on the environment. Here’s how to drink tea and coffee sustainably: This post contains affiliate links. I earn a percentage of commission from sales made through them at no additional cost to you. This… Continue reading The dark truth behind our favourite beverages: how to drink tea and coffee sustainably

Book Reviews · Music

Six books written by rock stars

A lot of musicians branch into other areas from acting to setting up businesses. As natural song and lyric writers, it’s no surprise that many have branched into the publishing world. These are 6 books written by rock stars from comics, memoirs, and works of fiction. Neon Angel: A Memoir of a Runaway by Cherie… Continue reading Six books written by rock stars

Bucket List

The Ultimate Alternative California bucket list

I’ve never been to California, but I feel like my heart belongs there. As much as I love New York, London, and Paris, I might be looking at it from rose-tinted glasses but I love the sun, I love the beach, the fact that it would be considerably easier to eat vegan there. California is… Continue reading The Ultimate Alternative California bucket list

Eco-Friendly Living

Five Alternatives to Common Plastic Items You Need In Your Life

[Gifted | Affiliate Links] Plastic has become so prevalent today that micro-plastic isn’t just in the ocean, it’s even in the air now! Although our plastic use began with good intentions when plastic buttons replaced ivory, turtle shell, and bull horn buttons which were endangering animals. Something that started to help the animals is now… Continue reading Five Alternatives to Common Plastic Items You Need In Your Life

Travel

Surprisingly tropical Locations in London

I love warm tropical places, so why on Earth would I go to cold rainy London!? London is full of surprises. Although it’s mostly known for its generic tourist attractions like Buckingham Palace or Big Ben, or it’s literary spots devoted to Sherlock Holmes and Harry Potter, London can feel like a bunch of different… Continue reading Surprisingly tropical Locations in London

Music

The music that helps me be a more productive writer

I learned very quickly that I cannot listen to music with lyrics when I write. As much as I love to listen to my favourite bands, they hinder my productivity. When it comes to blogging and writing I like to listen to my favourite movie scores because they don’t distract me, and keep me motivated.… Continue reading The music that helps me be a more productive writer

Food & Drink · Mental Health

The little acts of self-care that make all the difference

[GIFED] The act of self-care has become a popular subject in recent months on social media, and also a contested one. Sometimes the internet paints self-care as lazy days in PJs or pampering yourself with a new facemask and bath bomb. Both are acts of self-care, however, self-care isn’t always soothing or relaxing, which is… Continue reading The little acts of self-care that make all the difference

Bucket List · Food & Drink · Travel

Visiting London’s hidden Rainforest cafe

Off the side of Leicester square, the Rainforest Cafe is a hidden gem on the city of London. I wish I’d gone to this place as a kid because I would have been obsessed! In fact, the reason we went was because the friend I was travelling with had been there as a kid and… Continue reading Visiting London’s hidden Rainforest cafe