Happy Book Birthday, RULES FOR THIEVES

My critique partner, Alexandra Ott's, debut novel is out today, MG Fantasy RULES FOR THIEVES! Eee, exciting. Look at that glossy cover! (And did I mention I had a hand in choosing the title? 😉 ) Twelve-year-old Alli Rosco is smart, resourceful, and totally incapable of keeping her mouth shut. Some of these traits have … Continue reading Happy Book Birthday, RULES FOR THIEVES

Photo of the Week: Caked

A food-based photo of the week; despite my busy end-of-term and finishing up everything I needed to do for university, I somehow found the time to bake this cake for my gentleman for his birthday yesterday: a raspberry red velvet with a candy-melt twist. It looks a little cracked, but I assure you that it … Continue reading Photo of the Week: Caked

A Birthday Friday

It's my birthday! My 21st, in fact. In some places that would mean something, but to me, in England, it means nothing. At least my partner and I can celebrate with matching t-shirts 😀 (Made by the cutest of t-shirt providers, TeeTurtle) 3 exams down, 3 to go. All next week.

7 Quick Takes – Essays, Time-Management and God

Let's pop over to This Ain't the Lyceum to see how everybody's been doing this week. ~1~ Firstly, it is this little blog's fourth birthday! I'll admit that it's been a less-impressive run than the last couple of years in terms of blogging, but on the other hand, I have got things done and my … Continue reading 7 Quick Takes – Essays, Time-Management and God

Photo of the Week: Celebrations

I celebrated The Boyfriend's 30th birthday with a visit up North to see him, and we together went into the tea room Betty's in York for lunch, which was a lovely occasion. He had the afternoon tea, and I had the below, a lovely Christmas-themed rosti of bacon, chicken, and cranberry sauce. It was very … Continue reading Photo of the Week: Celebrations

7 Quick Takes About Contemplating Consciousness, Birthday Business, and Anticipating Arrivals

Oh, look ^^ alphabetic alliteration. 😛 Another Friday has crept upon me, but I am glad it is the end of the week. 7 Quick Takes is hosted by This Ain’t the Lyceum, and you can see the rest of the blog-hop participants there. ~1~ Exams: 2 down, 3 to go. ~2~ General poll for anyway … Continue reading 7 Quick Takes About Contemplating Consciousness, Birthday Business, and Anticipating Arrivals

I Have All I Want: A Birthday Post

As is the way around birthday times, people were asking me what I wanted for my birthday (which is today, in case I didn’t make that clear enough). IT IS MY BIRTHDAY I maked this cake today ^_^ Now, to that question, I replied the same as I generally do: I don’t know. Other people’s … Continue reading I Have All I Want: A Birthday Post