Double, double toil & trouble

I’ve got a couple of book binding projects which I’ve been working on for a while. One is a spell book, which I started some time last year, but I wasn’t quite sure how to do the cover. Then after I’d figured out some options, I was a little scared to take the plunge. My uncle gave me some leather …

Promo: Michelle Dennis – Infinite Completion

Michelle Dennis’s Infinity series starts with Infinite Completion and follows the story of Abbie and Valentine. GoodReads On the brink of her twenty-first birthday, Abbie Bennet is finally living the well-balanced life she’s worked hard for. When Abbie is dragged out onto the dance floor and becomes face to face with Valentine, her intuition is less than impressed, but her …

ARRC Recap

The Australian Romance Readers Convention was hold over the weekend and it was a fantastic event. Guest speakers included Courtney Milan, Kylie Scott and Kristen Callihan and there were many other fantastic authors in attendance. The panels ranged from talking about specific sub-genres, to discussing feminism vs romance and favourite heroes. The major book signing was at Bobby McGees which …

Promo: Shona Husk – Lady of Silver

Shona Husk has a whole new paranormal romance series out and it sounds intriguing. I’m a big fan of Shona’s work so this will definitely be on my to-be-read pile. Website “A truly romantic paranormal tale.”–RT Book Reviews

Something to make you smile

Life with a bulldog is never boring, whether it’s the snores, the farts or the general dopiness of the breed, there is something always happening. So I thought I’d share why I think bulldogs are awesome today. If dogs aren’t your thing, then how about some kilted yoga to make you appreciate the human body?

ARRC 2017

The Australian Romance Readers Association Convention is this weekend and I have to say I’m pretty excited about it. I’ve started making a list of all the things I need to take with me and it’s just getting longer and longer! I’m particularly excited about the screening of Love Between the Covers, a film-length documentary about the powerful community of …

Promo: Kristen Callihan – Soulbound

With the Australian Romance Readers Convention happening next week, I’m brushing up on my reading. Kristen Callihan is one of the guest speakers, and I’ve suddenly discovered that her Darkest London series – which I loved – has more books in it than I realised. I feel a binge session coming on! Soulbound is the sixth book in the series. …

Milestone Achieved

I went to give blood last week and I was presented with a milestone badge – I’ve given blood 25 times. If you want to know more about the process of giving blood, you can read my blog post about it here. I’m not one to wear pins or broaches very often so I wasn’t sure what to do with …

Happy Birthday Tilly

Yesterday was my Tilly’s 12th birthday. I still clearly remember bringing her home as a puppy. She was my first dog and she was a feisty thing even then. On the car trip on the way home she wanted to see everything that was going on, and wasn’t content in the carry case.