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

Fun paperclip bookmarks

So a while back, I was helping a friend with a "Llama Rama" baby shower. And among the things I was helping her DIY was Photo booth props. I was so excited because I found these amazing pictures online and was going to print them and make these cute llama and desert props. So I … Continue reading Fun paperclip bookmarks

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.

Reading in a coffee shop

Sometimes life can get very busy or you may have relatives who come to visit and take up all your personal space. And all you need is a little break. Just some well deserved metime. Well I recently discovered "going out for coffee" can be more than just coffee if you have the right book with you.

Books vs Movies – Why the Book will always be better.

In the age old debate on Books vs Movies, humanity will be divided into two groups. Those who would read the book before watching the movie (and usually wind up preferring the book) and those who would rather wait for the movie.

The Bookcase Pop up Box – Finale Review

This is the first book box I have bought. I believe in supporting locally. And even though international boxes are amazing and full of great goodies, we have just as awesome boxes here in SA