After a year of marriage and recently buying a 3 bedroomed house together, there was only one natural progression for me and my husband. Buy an Amazon Echo. We had leftover wedding vouchers and decided that we would bring Alexa into our lives. What is the Amazon Echo? If you’re not sure what the Amazon… Read More Why You Should Consider Buying an Amazon Echo.
6 Thoughts Everyone has had in an Interview Lately, I have been going through a lot of Job Interviews. It is the season for it! The whole process is exhausting, the application, the interview prep, the interview, the nervous wait afterward. It is exhausting! There have been a lot of similarities in the recent few… Read More 6 Thoughts Everyone Has Had in an Interview
Hello! How quickly has March flown by! This month’s book was Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain. It was another non-fiction book this month and I thought it had a lot of the same themes running through it. This month’s cheat sheet is a little bit… Read More Quiet by Susan Cain – A Cheat Sheet for #JDBOOKCLUB
Edinburgh is currently buzzing. We are going mad for The Avengers at the moment. They are filming Avengers: Infinity Stone in the city. I went up to see what was going on the other night so thought I would share what I saw. I headed up to Cockburn Street where they have cordoned off… Read More The Avengers Assemble in Edinburgh – Filming Locations
You may have read previously about the time I met Ian Rankin at Haymarket. I made a really funny joke about it in my Review of Knots and Crosses. I recently read this book the first in the Inspector Rebus series, which was released 30 years ago this week. An Audience with Ian Rankin Inspector… Read More Happy 30th Rebus! – An Evening with Ian Rankin
Beauty and the Beast This film feels like it has been years in the making! I was so excited to go see it! I have been singing Be Our Guest all day. Here are my thoughts on Beauty and the Beast I’ll try to keep it spoiler free but I feel we all know the… Read More Beauty and the Beast Movie Review
Have I mentioned I am going to Paris next month? My Husband and I are going for our first anniversary and we are major excited. I went a few years ago with some University friends and ever since have wanted to go back. I am a major travel planner, I love being a tourist. I… Read More The Essential Paris Bucket List – What I Want To Do in Paris
Hello! Welcome to March and with a new month, there is a new gin! This month we are focusing on Cromwell Gin! You may not have heard of Cromwell Gin before now, but it should be on your to try list. It has been voted on various panels as being a great tasting gin. Including… Read More Cromwell Gin: A Review
With World Book Day this week and my timeline filled with kids dressing up for World Book Day. (which by the way I love!) I was inspired to write my list of some of my must read books. Most of these feature on most Must Read book lists but here’s why I love them so.… Read More How many of my MUST READ Books have you read?
I have just spent the last 6 months of my life watching the Gilmore Girls on Netflix. It has been a rollercoaster of emotions and whilst I was watching I kept a few notes on what I was thinking. This page may contain spoilers, although I probably am one of the last people remaining to… Read More Thoughts I had Whilst Watching Gilmore Girls