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Book recommendations for 2016

I did something this year that was completely out of character; I read books. Before you literary buffs chase me out of London with flames and pitchforks – it’s not that I don’t like reading, it’s that I am an all or nothing kind of girl. When I read a book it is at the […]

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Mark Watson … What a delight

WARNING – This is another ‘why I love twitter‘ post. The other day as I was casually perusing Twitter, I came across this tweet by comedian and author Mark Watson: Being easily lead, I went straight to Amazon and purchased Eleven. I’m glad I did because… swoon, I think I am in existential love. The premise of Eleven is […]

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Why I love Twitter

There is a lot of Twitter that is silly, mad and inconsequential. There are even parts that are downright cruel. But where I find the magic (and what keeps me going back for more) are the human connections. I’m not just talking about some of the fantastic bloggers that I now stalk (@foodstinct I’m looking […]

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DK = the answer to Gen Y’s prayers

DK has a new range of books out called ‘A little course in…’ and they are just what Generation Y has been looking for. For us kids there is no time to learn everything, but we also want to be experts. So what are we to do? The DK books solve the problem. The ‘A […]

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Reading is for cool kids

Time to get serious my ducks. Reading is a good thing. Reading when the books are cheap is an excellent thing. Reading when the books are cheap and it doesn’t matter if you leave it at home is sublime. I love my Kindle because it means that I can take advantage of Amazons super cheap […]

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Mulberry found the Wild Things

I know I am a bit behind the times on this one, but I like it so much that I just had to mention the Mulberry AW 2012 campaign. It features a Where the Wild Things Are type scene, with a model decked out in fur playing hide and seek with some big, and furry […]

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