Oh, 2017. We started off so well, with a whopping 7 books down in 1 month, and high hopes for the rest of the year’s 52 Books Challenge. But now it’s nearly the end of March and I have read 2 books this month. 2. Whoops! They were also a little bit politically charged, with highly controversial topics covering Hitler… View Post

How many films and TV programmes did you watch growing up? How many times did you wonder about how far we, as humans, could push the bounds of technology? Did you think that one day C3PO, R2D2 and the T-800 would walk among us, a reality no longer consigned to the realms of science fiction? Well the latest exhibition at… View Post

Hello, and Happy Monday! I’m writing this in a bit of an odd mood. On the one hand the boyfriend and I just had the BEST weekend celebrating his birthday. After a stressful few weeks where the whole world seemed to be against us (health, work, financial and various external stresses all came raining down at once), it had been… View Post

“We could be heroes, just for one day” – David Bowie Chances are that growing up you might just have been aware of the world of superheroes. From Superman to Batman to Wonder Woman, heroes are all around us. They inspire us to be the best versions of ourselves, and they encourage us to dream and reach beyond everything we… View Post

One of the things you may not know about me is that I am a BA History graduate. I studied at King’s College London (KCL for life), and focused  lot of my areas of study on the period historians call ‘Early Modern’ and which everyone else calls ‘Tudors and Stuarts’. I have always loved this era (1500-1750) because it was… View Post