I’m not a fan of social media posts that suggest the writer’s life is perfect. I just don’t buy it! My blog, aims to show a middle-aged-mamma’s life – warts and all! If you enjoy a smile, chat and a cup of tea with a pal, I think my posts might be for you.

If you’ve been following a while, you’ll know that I love to read, so the main focus of my website has always been to share book reviews and book club questions. Nothing is about to change there – books are, after all, what keep me sane (ish!)

Dawn French’s Because of You

Book Review on Dawn French’s Because of You Dawn French’s Because of You has got me back into reading. Dawn...

Dolly Alderton’s Ghosts

Book Review of Dolly Alderton’s Ghosts I had no idea what ‘ghosting’ meant until I read Dolly Alderton’s Ghosts! Dolly...

Phillip Schofield’s Life’s What You Make It

Book Review of Phillip Schofield’s Life’s What you Make It I’m not a fan of this photo on the front...

Douglas Stuart’s Shuggie Bain

Book Review of Douglas Stuart’s Shuggie Bain Shuggie Bain is shortlisted for the Booker. It is a grim, gritty and...

Us Three by Ruth Jones

Book Review of Ruth Jones’s Us Three Us Three by Ruth Jones was an easy read that was a pleasurable page-turner...

Ali Smith’s Summer

Book Review of Ali Smith’s Summer Ali Smith’s Summer brings together brilliantly the four interlinked texts she has written with...

Reading Quotes and Quizzes

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