I was compelled this week by Belletrist's call to show us your bookstack. The idea took my fancy as I wanted to visualise just how much I had read this year. I was pretty impressed to see just what my pile looked like. Not a comprehensive stack but one containing the vast majority of my … Continue reading This year’s bookstack..
I had four wisdom teeth removed last week (yes, poor me, sympathy please!). The first thing I did when I found out I had to have them removed and would need a week off work was plan what books I was going to read. I mean I was going to be sitting at home all … Continue reading Sick Week Reading List
Harry Potter. What self-respecting bibliophile hasn't read possibly the most prolific series of all time? Hyperbolic? Maybe, it's just my opinion. I grew up with Harry, Ron and Hermione and can still remember eagerly anticipating the next instalment, rushing out early in the morning the day it was released, sitting in my bean bag with … Continue reading Happy 20th to one of the best…
Officially winter means one thing: red wine season is definitely here. Let's celebrate with a bottle of said red. Still clearly obsessed with new current favourite Artwine lets check out the other bottle I bought on my recent visit to their Adelaide Hills cellar door. The Saint Vincent Pinot Noir is grown in the Adelaide Hills and … Continue reading Wine & Words Wednesday 14/06
Wine & Words Wednesday is back and we are ever close to my favourite season of the year: red wine season. Let celebrate with a bottle of the good stuff. Today's bottle comes from a new favourite cellar door. Artwine's beautiful cellar door is located in the Adelaide Hills, with wine grown there and in the … Continue reading Wine & Words Wednesday 31/05
Just look at that beautifully balanced date (I'm a bit weird like that, I love dates that are balanced in some way of another). Let us celebrate with a bottle of wine and a great book. Just because. Today's wine is brought to you by a favourite South Australian winery, Bird in Hand. Looking for a … Continue reading Wine & Words Wednesday 17/05/17
Wine & Words Wednesday has arrived and not a moment too soon! This week is has an important accompaniment: cheese. All the cheese and for good reason, I promise (I mean, is cheese ever a bad idea? I think not). This Wednesday's wine of the week comes from McLaren Vale favourite Coriole Vineyards. Coriole is located … Continue reading Wine & Words Wednesday 03/05/17