What the book should I choose next?
So here it is, my latest instalment of book reviews. It's been an interesting few months, from kids books, to conflicted recommendations of what is supposedly the hot 10 on Amazon, to a few oldies that I've been dying to get my teeth stuck into. This is what I ended up with.
My latest finds... What I've come across and are making my life that bit better.
As they say, sharing is caring. So as I come across little beauties that I feel we should all know about, I squirrel them away in my iPad until I have enough to constitute making a song and dance about it. This is that time.
Steve Young - A Rising Star in UK Country Music
TimeOut London has branded him one of the UK's rising stars in UK Country, he's been in the business writing, supporting, teaching and now his debut album is almost here (27th May). Exciting times for our Mr Young.
My quest for freebies... High-end beauty on a budget.
I was brought up quite frugally and yet I love the nicer things in life. But where there is a will, there is a way. Holidays, clothes, booze, massages - you name it. So when it comes to needing some new beauty products, there are one of a few things that need to happen first...
I know this little place... Harris + Hoole
Harris + Hoole, a Tesco affiliated chain of cafes in the Greater London area that seem to have just found a gap in the cafe market. Imagine that!? Considering how many of them there are! Their rustic, eclectic decor offers areas to suit a variety of people which you rarely see in the likes of Starbucks. Dogs, kids, WFH's are all welcome and it just works.
Quinoa, quinoa, wherefore art thou quinoa...
Living in West London, Quinoa has been on my radar for some time now. It's everywhere. It's virtually impossible to walk through an M&S or Wholefood's without encountering it. Pinterest is all over it. It's healthy, it's versatile and now, as with anything so fundamental in a variety of healthy dishes... It has evolved.