BookBeat: Audiobooks On Your Phone

Hi there, my name is Sarah and I like to devour books. I must admit, I love to be surrounded by books, I love buying books, I love the smell and stacking them on my bookshelf, however, I also finding holding a book difficult due to my disability. Not only that but I have trouble...

Portable Charging with Askborg

Is there anything more annoying than running out of battery? As most of you know, I spend a lot of time at home (#ChronicLife) so am always next to a plug socket but when I do go out, I despise running low on charge. That’s when Askborg comes in to save the day. Askborg ChargeCube...

March #Paperhaul Subscription Box

Bow down to the March #Paperhaul box – it’s absolutely bloody beautiful. I squealed so loudly when I opened it as the colours and design are right up my street.  This month there was a change with #Paperhaul – instead of arriving in a small box, the stationery goodness came in a hard-backed envelope that fits easily...

9 Works of Victorian Literature You Need to Read

Hi, my name is Sarah, and I love all things nineteenth century. I studied English at uni and during my second year I realised how much I loved Victorian literature so made that my focus for third year and my MA. You’ll notice a theme of late-Victorian Gothic going on with a few of my...

Trialling Glasses At Home and Buying Online with Glasses Direct

At the end of January I went for my routine two yearly eye test and shocker, my prescription had changed. I was expecting it but it was such a drastic change that I was told I’d need to have my lenses thinned, which added another chunk of money onto my already expensive frames. I’d not...

10 Things I Hate About You

All I can see is Heath Ledger dancing down those bleachers singing ‘Can’t Take My Eyes Off You’. Okay, now I’m swooning. I’m pretty sure I was more in love with him than Usher back in the day, and that’s saying something.Anyway, here’s a ranty post about things that piss me off. It’s very generalised...

February #Paperhaul Subscription Box

Yesss, I love stationery delivery day. And February’s box certainly didn’t disappoint. I’m pretty sure it’s one of my all-time favourite designs since signing up for the box last year. #Paperhaul is a monthly subscription box that costs £10, plus £2 postage in the UK and a bit extra for international shipping. You can find...

Throne of Glass | Crown of Midnight – Sarah J Maas: Book Review

Ever find a series and just devour it so quickly? I’m currently reading the third novel in the Throne of Glass series and I’m enjoying it. Throne of Glass is the first novel in a series of young adult fantasy collection by American author, Sarah J. Maas. There are currently five books with a sixth...

Firsts: First Concert

It’s been a while since I included a post in this series so I thought I better change that. If you want to read any of the others, just type firsts in the search bar on the right and they should pop up for you to check out. My first proper concert was a Disney Kids...