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The Great British Bake Off: Season 11 Episode 7 – My Thoughts

Even though everything feels a bit rubbish (and very up in the air), the latest series of The Great British Bake Off has been exactly what I’ve needed. It’s just as cheery (and as stressful!) as I remember, and I think Matt Lucas is doing a fantastic job as a presenter. Last week, the bakers… Continue reading The Great British Bake Off: Season 11 Episode 7 – My Thoughts

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ARC Review: The Summer Job by Lizzy Dent

📖 📖 I received an ARC of this book via Penguin and NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. 📖📖 Description Have you ever imagined running away from your life? Well Birdy Finch didn't just imagine it. She did it. Which might've been an error. And the life she's run into? Her best friend, Heather's.… Continue reading ARC Review: The Summer Job by Lizzy Dent

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The Great British Bake Off: Season 11 Episode 6 – My Thoughts

Here we are again, another episode of The Great British Bake Off! Apart from Music Mondays, this is definitely my favourite day of the week! Last week, the bakers were put to the test making pastry, attempting to perfect pasties, elevate eclairs and craft caged tarts. This week, on the show’s 100th episode, there’s a… Continue reading The Great British Bake Off: Season 11 Episode 6 – My Thoughts

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ARC Review: Love, Almost by Hayley Doyle

📖 📖 I received an ARC of this book via Avon Books UK and NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. 📖📖📖 Description Chloe and Jack are soulmates. But life has other plans… Chloe is deliriously in love for the very first time. But when Jack, her boyfriend of five months, is killed in a… Continue reading ARC Review: Love, Almost by Hayley Doyle

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Book Review: Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams

⚠️ It’s important to note there are a few topics addressed in Queenie which may trigger some people, which I’ll list below ⚠️: Sexual violence, mental health, miscarriage, childhood trauma, graphic sex, race. Queenie is the third book I’ve read as part of the Books with Brooke Book Club, organised by the lovely Whispering Woman,… Continue reading Book Review: Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams

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The Great British Bake Off: Season 11, Episode 5 – My Thoughts

🥐 🥐 It’s that time again, my favourite time of the week (apart from Music Mondays), another episode of The Great British Bake Off has arrived. Last week, it was Chocolate Week and the bakers braved brownies, battled babka and crafted white chocolate celebration cakes. This week, we’re halfway through! The bakers took on pastry… Continue reading The Great British Bake Off: Season 11, Episode 5 – My Thoughts

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Dolly Alderton Live Stream Event Review

Last night, for the first time in my life, I attended a live stream book event. I know what you’re thinking: “Didn’t you spend three years listening to people talk about books?”. I did and, even though my time at uni feels like forever ago and somehow like it was last week simultaneously, my love… Continue reading Dolly Alderton Live Stream Event Review