Favorite Book dedications (2019 edition)

One of my favorite parts of reading, is the book dedications. Authors pour blood, sweat and tears into their work and very often readers forget the sacrifice and dedication that can go into a novel. This year I have found so many great dedications that stood out. These ones were some of my favorites. DoContinue reading “Favorite Book dedications (2019 edition)”

Great bookish gifts

It’s that time of the year where we love to spoil the ones we love. But sometimes getting the right gift can be nerve racking and expensive. Especially when you have a long list of loved ones to get gifts for. Budgeting becomes your best friend during this time and hopefully the list below helpsContinue reading “Great bookish gifts”

10 Young Adult Books I would love to read before 2020

We are on the brink on November which means we have literally only weeks left in this year, before publishers swarm us with new amazing adventures and stories for 2020. And as with all things festive, it’s the time of the year where budgets and wish lists become a continuous topic of discussion. And with so many great books out there, what is a girl to do?

SA Bookswap 101

The SA Bookstagram community is fairly young in comparison to the other international communities. But like the other we are all very passionate about reading and anything that will enable us to read more. One of the favorites among the bookstagrammers are the SA Bookswap. Several times throughout the year, the amazing Tams (@bibliobookwolf) takesContinue reading “SA Bookswap 101”

Hot air balloon Mobile

As a fervent crafter I jump at the opportunity to make something fun and whimsical whenever the opportunity presents itself. Such an opportunity came my way a few months ago in the form of SA Book Swap. The theme was second time around with a relatively small budget, encouraging us to use preloved items andContinue reading “Hot air balloon Mobile”

How to make a delicious cup of French Press Coffee

Call me Lorelai Gilmore if you have to but there is definitely such a thing as bad coffee. And Nothing ruins a morning like bad coffee.  Whether you enjoy a cup every now and then or considering an IV for your caffeine convenience, life’s too short to drink bad coffee. This may not be a problem youContinue reading “How to make a delicious cup of French Press Coffee”

Invigorating Body Scrub

Coffee is a lifeline most of us can’t afford to go without. I know most of my mornings start with multiple cups of coffee. Coffee has many health benefits, but you also need to use and consume this magic bean responsibly. So with a cup in hand I start my morning beauty routine (aka searchingContinue reading “Invigorating Body Scrub”

It’s LIT — 10 YA Books to Snag at the Bargain Books Warehouse Sale

It’s time to get in formation. Booknerds, this is not a drill. The Bargain Books Warehouse Sale is upon us. I had the chance to sneak a peek behind the curtains last week to see what’s in store for us in the YA section — and it’s epic! I’m talking stacks upon stacks of books. Veritable book mountains. It’s glorious. And to help you in your selection process, I’ve made a list.