‘A Hundred Small Lessons’ by Ashley Hay

‘A Hundred Small Lessons’ tells the stories of the inhabitants of a house in Brisbane, both past and present.  The previous owner, Elsie, is an old lady who has a fall and is forced to leave her home of 62 years to a retirement village. The new owners are Lucy and Ben and their one-year-old […]

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‘Meet Me at the Cupcake Cafe’ by Jenny Colgan

I first read ‘Meet Me at the Cupcake Cafe’ by Jenny Colgan just after I turned 26 years old.  It was a beautiful gift from a lovely, thoughtful friend whom I had only met months earlier.  I was living in Hong Kong at the time and (sadly) not loving it.  I was at a point in […]

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5 things that made me happy lately

1. My boyfriend and I spent 3 weeks holidaying in Sri Lanka, my country of birth. We caught up with my lovely family, enjoyed delicious food, saw beautiful scenery and stayed in some gorgeous locations. I can’t wait to share my trip with you! Here are a few snaps in the tea country…. and Galle […]

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5 things that made me happy lately

1. I tried to make the most out of my trip to HK even though I wasn’t pleased about having to go at short notice… Plane rides and work trips make me stressed! But catching up with old friends made me happy! 2. As did my breakfast at Dolce 88 at the Marriott hotel – […]

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5 books that made me happy

It’s been a while since my last book review, so I thought I’d just give you a few brief book recommendations in the one post – hope that’s ok! I read these novels over the last few months and loved every single one of them. I read them in every spare moment – on my […]

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