Rattle the Stars – The Bcase box unboxing

And my experience working as a designer/artist for a book subscription box Subscription boxes have become the way of the future in many industries. Making it easier to get anticipated new products or releases, or simply just a one-stop-gift-shop for a passionate friend or family member. You can buy pretty much anything in a subscription … Continue reading Rattle the Stars – The Bcase box unboxing

The impact your mindset has on your current read

Have you ever wanted to enjoy a book so badly, that you ended up hating it? I have picked up many a hyped book this year and nearly broke down in tears because I was so disappointed. I love most stories and I feel that there is definitely value in all stories.

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) takes … Continue 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 and … Continue 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 you … Continue 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 searching … Continue 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.

10 Thrillers to Rock Your Fictional Life -That You Can Find at the Bargain Books Warehouse Sale

Spring is finally here, and with the arrival of longer days, I find myself craving dark reads. Might be a yin and yang thing *shrugs* or that I’m a coward who needs the daylight hours to guide me through fiction’s dim and spooky corners (I’m looking at you here, Chalk Man). Whatever the reason may … Continue reading 10 Thrillers to Rock Your Fictional Life -That You Can Find at the Bargain Books Warehouse Sale

Survival Guide: Bargain Books Warehouse Sale

It is that time! In less than a week it will be another Bargain books warehouse sale. Time to clear some space on your shelf, start making your wishlists. To help you prepare I have compiled a few tips that will help you make success of this shopping endeavour.