Mailbox Monday and What I’m Reading: 6/8/18

This week my letterbox was rather full and it's all my own doing. Ages ago, I heard about the five dollar note challenge – basically, you save your $5 notes rather than spending them. While the internet tells me to do this daily and put it in a bank account to access in old age,... Continue Reading →

Vinegar Girl by Anne Tyler

In brief: It's The Taming of the Shrew, told in a modern and fun way. Kate's father wants her to marry his research assistant so he can stay in America. But what does Kate want? The good: Funny, forthright and with a nice dose of science in the setting. The not-so-good: I read it really... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 13/7/15

It's been a mixed week for me. I attended a food and wine festival (good) and got the worst haircut in the world (bad). It's no wonder that I had to do a little shopping to make myself feel better! But first, what was actually in the mailbox: On Brunswick Ground by Catherine De Saint... Continue Reading →

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