I am a flippant reader. As soon as I read about a book that intrigues me, I MUST READ IT RIGHT NOW. This leads to lots of piles. Of books in various stages of readedness. If a book grips me enough not to read anything else along with it, that's a GOOD THING. I usually … Continue reading 25 Bookish Things About Me
Just when you think you've gotten through your to-do list, there's another list. And damn if there isn't more to do on it. People say that marriage is a marathon and not a sprint. I believe that. I've also started to think of wedding-panning as a test of endurance. To get you ready for the … Continue reading Wedding-Planning Is An Endurance Test
George Bailey-Penguin has a visitor. The Oma has arrived! They seem to like each other. For more info on the Oma, visit The Oma Today Project and Hippie Cahier. Yes, that does rhyme. Stay tuned for: The Oma Does Glasgow and The Oma Does Edinburgh
I'm 31 on the 31st! What did you do on your 31st birthday? If you haven't had it yet, make it up! Real paragraphs tomorrow or Monday!
Last year, I declared 100 Books Or Bust. After semi-regular updates on my progress, I stopped counting. In the end, I got to the actually painful number 49. 49, I tell you. These were them. This year, I have set the same challenge for myself. But I'm going to be slightly more systematic in posting … Continue reading Reading Through the Stacks: What’s In Your Fridge?
Strolling through last weekend: What does your weekend look like?
Some of you may remember my quest to get back to my natural hair colour before I turn 30...next month. I went shopping yesterday, something I don't do very often. My roots/fake colour in a full-length mirror was a scary sight to behold. My nick-name lately has been Two-Tone Tessie. On the way home, I … Continue reading The State Of My Head