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    2019 Book Blogger Award nominations

    Good evening bookworms! Something a little bit different for you today… I’m putting forward my nominations for the 2019 Book Blogger Awards! In case you weren’t aware, this is the third annual awards, and the first year that May @ Forever and Everly will be running them. May wrote a gorgeous post explaining all the categories and why she decided to take the awards over from Joce @ Through the Night, and if you haven’t seen the post (or you’re in the market for following a truly beautiful account by…

  • Sunshine Blogger Award #5

    I was nominated by the absolutely gorgeous Sofii @ A Book. A Thought. for this award! And I’m so grateful!! There was one week back in April where I was nominated for this award THREE times, and it burst my tiny black heart. Sofii’s blog is absolutely amazing, and I’m honoured just to be in the same category as her. If you haven’t checked out her blog, please do! Rules Thank the blogger who nominated you. Answer the 11 questions the blogger asked you. Nominate 11 new blogs to receive…

  • Versatile Blogger Award #2

    Good evening bookworms! Remember that time I said something along the lines of… But this year I had a plan… And sometimes I miss a day, or I don’t post what I was going to, but that’s life. I try and schedule posts when I can, but it’s not always easy. I imagine I’ll probably miss some days when we move interstate in June. But you take the good with the bad, and you do the best you can. A-HAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHA. Life has been a bitch lately. But I’m going to…

  • Sunshine Blogger Award #4

    I was nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award by Anthony @ Keep Reading Forward. Thank you Anthony!! I really appreciate the love!! If you haven’t checked out Anthony’s blog, you really must – it’s got such a beautiful vibe to it and his content is amazing! What is The Sunshine Blogger Award? The Sunshine Blogger Award is given to those who are creative, positive and inspiring, while spreading sunshine to the blogging community. The Rules Thank the person who nominated you in a blog post and link back to their blog.…

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    Liebster Award #3

    Good morning bookworms! The gorgeous Siobhan @ Siobhan’s Novelties has tagged me in the Liebster Award. Thank you Siobhan!!! I’ve done this one a couple of times now, but as the questions always change it never feels old. (And I love that!!) If you aren’t following Siobhan’s blog, then please go and amend that error now – it’s filled with some really great content (her Top 10 Tuesday posts are usually really funny and right on the mark)! Rules Acknowledge the blog that gave it to you and display the…

  • Sunshine Blogger Award #3

    Follow my blog with Bloglovin Good morning bookworms! I was tagged by Nina @ The Cozy Pages to for the Sunshine Blogger Award a couple of weeks ago (sorry Nina!). If you haven’t checked out her blog, you really should! It’s filled with the most delightful reviews of cozy mysteries and tags and challenges. It’s really just a lot of fun! Let’s get down to it! Rules Thank the person who nominated you and provide a link back to their blogging site. Answer the questions. Nominate 11 other bloggers and ask them…

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    Mystery Blogger Award

    Good morning bookworms! The amazing Andy @ Andy Winder – YA Writer tagged me in the Mystery Blogger Award, which sounds awesome because it sounds MYSTERIOUS!! and also because I’ve not been nominated (or tagged?) to do this one before!! THANK YOU ANDY!! 💕 What’s the Mystery Blogger Award? “It’s an award for amazing bloggers with ingenious posts. Their blog not only captivates; it inspires and motivates. They are one of the best out there, and they deserve every recognition they get. This award is also for bloggers who find fun…

  • Sunshine Blogger award #2

    Good morning bookworms! A couple of weeks ago, the supre lovely Ruqs from Many Things Bookish posted a Sunshine Blogger Award post. Ruqs left the nominations open, but her questions were so good that I decided to accept my own nomination and here we are! Thank you Ruqs for allowing me to nominate myself and spreading the love with your questions! x RULES Thank the person who nominated you and provide a link back to their blogging site. Answer the questions. Nominate 11 other bloggers and ask them 11 new…

  • Versatile Blogger Award

    Good morning bookworms! About a week ago I was tagged by the lovely Siobhan in the Versatile Blogger Award! Thank you so much Siobhan, I’m so happy to be tagged!! The Versatile Blogger Award, an award given to bloggers by bloggers, is a fun way to discover new blogs. So, I hope everyone who has recently discovered my blog is enjoying my content!! Rules If you are nominated, you’ve been awarded the Versatile Blogger Award, congrats! Thank the person who gave you the award and include a link to their…

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    Liebster Award #2

    Good morning bookworms! I’m pretty happy today*. I am finally ON HOLIDAYS FOR SIX WEEKS!! Yup, SIX WEEKS!! And do you know what I’m going to do for six weeks? (I’m guessing you probably do…) Yah, I’m going to read and blog and read and lie in the sunshine and read and go swimming and read and lie on the sand at the beach and read. Oh, did I say I was going to read? I’m going to read at the beach and in the hammock in my backyard and…

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    Mini life update 2018

    Hi guys! I hope you had a nice Christmas, and best wishes for the coming New Year! I’ve decided to postpone the remainder of my posts I had planned for the last week of the year. The reason behind this is that we didn’t have a great Christmas. We were away visiting family from the 22nd, and on Christmas Eve our house was broken into and burgled. The thieves stole about $20,000 (AUD) worth of our stuff, including my husband’s motorbike, our new TV, all the gaming consoles (and games),…

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    Cranberry and Pistachio Biscotti

    Wow. I didn’t realise it had been so long since I’d posted a recipe… but, I was playing around with some recipes the other day, so I have a new one for you! Biscotti is delicious Italian style biscuits. The thing about biscotti that sets it apart from normal biscuits is that it’s baked twice. But don’t let that put you off, because it’s really simple! This recipe was a bit different for me, as usually I throw some citrus zest into my biscotti recipes (especially if it’s got berries…