Chick Lit & Non Fiction Books Set In London

There are 1,000s of fiction and non-fiction books set in London. In this post you will find some of my favourites including Christmas fiction, real life experiences and the latest chick lit and women's fiction set in London.

Gift and Subscription Boxes – A Gift Guide for Every Occasion

I hope you'll find something wonderful in my guide for mail order gift and subscription boxes for any occasion. Includes books, tea, coffee, snacks, British lifestyle and Happy News gifts, all at affordable prices.

20 Books for Christmas Reading Challenge – The Final Verdict

Did I complete the 20 Books for Christmas reading challenge? Find out how I got in and how you can join in with this reading marathon.

Merry Christmas

Good morning everyone! Merry Christmas to you all. I hope you have a lovely Christmas Day or if you find this time of year a struggle, I hope you will find it at least bearable and will have someone to share it with. Thank you all so much for your support again this year. Thanks … Continue reading Merry Christmas

Heartwarming Christmas Reads & Chick Lit & Women Fiction Books

A selection of heartwarming women's fiction and chick lit books perfect for the Christmas season.

Blogmas 2019

View my Blogmas schedule for 2019 for quick access to my social media and all my Christmas themed posts.

Rose Hurles Art #Ad

Ad: Gifted – This item was gifted to me in exchange for a review but all words and thoughts are my own. I came across these wonderful prints and cards from Rose Hurles Art recently and as Christmas is approaching I thought I’d share with you all as they’d make perfect gifts. I was more … Continue reading Rose Hurles Art #Ad

Fabulously Festive Women’s Fiction Books for Christmas Reading

Here are some fabulously festive women's Christmas fiction books. Ease away some of the stress and settle down with one of my recommended reads for Christmas time.

20 Books for Christmas Reading Challenge 2019

Join me for the 20 Books of Christmas Reading Challenge this autumn. Find out how to take part and what I will be reading this year.

How to Survive Blog Challenges – Blogmas

There are several blog challenges throughout the year. Blogtober is almost over and Blogmas is now in sight. Today I’d like to share my tips and thoughts with you on how to plan, survive and complete blogger challenges such as April A-Z, Blogtober, Blogoween, Blogmas, NaBloPoMo and 20 Books for Summer. Blog challenges are not … Continue reading How to Survive Blog Challenges – Blogmas

Blogmas 2018 Completed

Blogmas was the last thing on my mind after completing Blogtober, but in the final hour, I decided to take part in this blogging challenge. One post every day for the month of December. 23 brand new posts and eight updated posts that fit in with the theme of Christmas and giving. All the usual … Continue reading Blogmas 2018 Completed

Get Fit Get Walking in Winter

Updated November 2019 Today marks the start of a 2 week period set up by The Ramblers Association called The Festival of Winter Walks.  Its aim is to get people out walking during the festive period and take in the beautiful views across the UK. It's a great way to get fit when you get … Continue reading Get Fit Get Walking in Winter

My YouTube Christmas Eve Playlist

My Christmas playlist perfect for Christmas Eve. A great mix of traditional and new Christmas tunes, all with a cool rockabilly, psychobilly and ska vibe.

Free Christmas Reads on Amazon Kindle – Book Reviews

A selection of free Christmas fiction books available on Amazon Kindle.

Recommended Netflix Christmas Movies (UK)

My favourite Christmas movies on Netflix UK from 2019 and years previous.

I Saw the Real Santa Claus

I loved Christmas as a kid, all the magic and the belief in Father Christmas. It's not quite the same as a grown-up is it? That's until I saw the real Santa Claus. Have you ever seen him? Take a look and see what you think. I've been fortunate enough to spend Christmas in California … Continue reading I Saw the Real Santa Claus

Christmas Gifts for Book Lovers

My choice of Christmas gifts for book lovers for adults and children - including books for music lovers, car boot fans, virtual travellers and one for those who like a bit of sauce after their Christmas dinner. Along with book themed gifts and subscription boxes ideal for gifting, there's something here for all book lovers.

Nothing Says Christmas Quite Like Elvis Presley!

Some people like minimal decorations, some go overboard. I fall into the former category in my own home, but I do like to have a wander around a good Christmas display. Read on to see where my favourite Christmas location is. My love of tacky things, sunshine and all things Rock N Roll were delivered … Continue reading Nothing Says Christmas Quite Like Elvis Presley!

Top 22 Alternative Christmas Albums

My favourite Christmas albums featuring bands that mostly come from alternative music scenes such as rockabilly, psychobilly, punk and ska. A few classics thrown in too.

Top 25 Essential Christmas Movies

The Top 25 Christmas Movies of all time as decided by me and my friends.