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DIY – Festive Candles #blogmas

Merry Christmas Eve everyone! I hope you have all had a peaceful and festive day. I've been busy helping my Mum out and planning for tomorrow and also decided to re-watch Lord of the Rings so it's been quite a long day! For my next DIY post, I'll be writing about how I made Christmassy… Continue reading DIY – Festive Candles #blogmas

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DIY – Festive Hamper #blogmas

So I've fallen really behind on Blogmas (shocker!) but I'm still going to post when I can. It seems like no matter how far in advance I start planning, it always just catches up with me and I fail at it. One of these years I will post every day in December, I promise! My… Continue reading DIY – Festive Hamper #blogmas

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WWW Wednesday 2 #blogmas

Now that I'm off work and I'm back from Edinburgh I can focus on my reading again. I've only really been managing audio books and graphic novels recently, so I'm looking forward to the next couple weeks of reading. WWW Wednesday was created by A Daily Rhythm and revived by Taking on a World of… Continue reading WWW Wednesday 2 #blogmas

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The Friday 56 – The Black Flamingo #blogmas

The Friday 56 is hosted by Freda over at Freda's Voice. You can find her here. Rules: *Grab a book, any book. *Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader (If you have to improvise, that's ok.) *Find any sentence, (or few, just don't spoil it) *Post it. *Add your (url) post below in… Continue reading The Friday 56 – The Black Flamingo #blogmas

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Festive Bucket List #blogmas

Hope you've all had a good Thursday. I've officially got just one more day left of work and then I'm off until the 2nd January, so I'm very excited to start doing more fun Christmassy things and thought it would be a good idea to create a kind of festive bucket list for myself for… Continue reading Festive Bucket List #blogmas

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WWW Wednesday 1 #blogmas

For today's post I'm going to try out the popular weekly meme, WWW Wednesday. I've always enjoyed reading other blogger's WWW Wednesday posts but have never done one myself.Ā WWW Wednesday was created by A Daily Rhythm and revived by Taking on a World of Words. The rules are that you need to answer the following… Continue reading WWW Wednesday 1 #blogmas

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The Joy of Christmas Book Tag #blogmas

Today's post is my first festive book tag of the season. I really enjoy doing tags this time of year as they make me feel excited for the holiday season and some tags are a great way to look back at the reading year you've had and discuss some of the books you've been reading.… Continue reading The Joy of Christmas Book Tag #blogmas

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Gift Giving for Book Lovers #blogmas

Today I will be giving you some gift ideas for the book-lovers in your life. There are so many great artists and creators on Etsy that I adore for their bookish gifts, so I wanted to shout out a couple of these shops and the items they sell. My favourite bookish gifts to buy for… Continue reading Gift Giving for Book Lovers #blogmas

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Most Anticipated Books On My Shelves #blogmas

For this post, I wanted to talk about some of the books I already have on my shelves that I'm most excited to get to in the new year. These are just a select few of the books I have on my shelves. I have roughly 50 books on my physical TBR at the moment,… Continue reading Most Anticipated Books On My Shelves #blogmas

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End of Year Library Haul #blogmas

I've gotten a number of books out from the library these past couple of months, but with the Believe-A-Thon in November and reading mostly shorter books in December, I haven't had a chance to get around to them. So, these are some of the library books that I have out that I am eager to… Continue reading End of Year Library Haul #blogmas

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The Friday 56 – The Queen of Nothing #blogmas

The Friday 56 is hosted by Freda over at Freda's Voice. You can find her here. Rules: *Grab a book, any book. *Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader (If you have to improvise, that's ok.) *Find any sentence, (or few, just don't spoil it) *Post it. *Add your (url) post below in… Continue reading The Friday 56 – The Queen of Nothing #blogmas

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Bookish MASH #blogmas

A couple of years back I played a game of festive bookish MASH where I chose some characters, settings, occupations, etc. that were winter-themed or bookish-themed that would become my new fictional life. If you've never played MASH before as a kid, here are the rules. Feel free to make up your own version! The… Continue reading Bookish MASH #blogmas

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Top 5 – Fantasy Books #blogmas

In this Top 5 series, I'll be counting down throughout the month some of my favourite books that I've read this past year. This first post is all about my favourite fantasy reads. I'm incorporating both urban fantasies and high fantasies into this favourites post. It was incredibly difficult to narrow down to just a… Continue reading Top 5 – Fantasy Books #blogmas