Culture, Events, Uncategorized

Happy Easter 2021

I wish you all a Happy Easter 2021! I hope you can celebrate it - in a small gathering or digitally - with your loved ones. However big or small, don’t let it have impact on the joy of Easter. Any type of communication is at minimum communication and a possibility to share the joy.… Continue reading Happy Easter 2021

Books

The One Memory of Flora Banks – Emily Barr

Cover from goodreads.com My book review of 'The One Memory of Flora Banks' written by Emily Barr In my view About the story, tips, tricks and so on… reading speed, general storyline oke, assumptions, popular book or not, subject like it or not The story starts with the 17-years-old main character Flora Banks. She lives… Continue reading The One Memory of Flora Banks – Emily Barr

Books

Miss Austen – Gill Hornby

Book cover from Hebban.nl My book review of 'Miss Austen' written by Gill Hornby In my view A lot has been written about Jane Austen and her works. But not so often you stumble upon a book focussing on one of her relatives: her beloved sister Cassandra Austen. Before I read this book, I did… Continue reading Miss Austen – Gill Hornby

Books

Princess in the Polder – Astrid Harrewijn

Dutch cover from astridharrewijn.nl My book review of 'Princess in the polder' written by Astrid Harrewijn In my view The story title The title of the book asks for some pré assumptions. Your assumption could be that it is about a princess. A real one like you discover more often in novels and fairytales. So… Continue reading Princess in the Polder – Astrid Harrewijn

Challenge

Challenge #100DaysOfReading Restart

This challenge is a well known challenge in the series of #100DaysOfX challenges. Many people in the bookcommunity have heard about it, sometimes participated in it, and are hosting also often their own “[numberofdays][reading]” challenges or “[time/theme based][readathon]”s. The #100DaysOfX challenges exists for circa 3 years now. A Restart for some Reasons This summer I started with… Continue reading Challenge #100DaysOfReading Restart

Blog, Lifestyle

My November Birthday Weekend!

Last weekend I celebrated in small my birthday! And mostly digital. The last day of November is originally my birthday, November 30th and it was this year on a Monday again. I am born on a Monday so can you guess my age? Still a twenty-something :). Photo by Ylanite Koppens on Pexels.com I love… Continue reading My November Birthday Weekend!

Uncategorized

The Halloween 2020 Overview

This weekend it is Halloween and for this year Halloween 2020 on my blog, I chose to write a couple of little blog posts surrounding this theme. In my Halloween post of 2017 - 'Happy Halloween 2017' - I have explained what the etymology of the festival is. For this year 2020 Halloween on my… Continue reading The Halloween 2020 Overview

Books, Culture, Events

Halloween Books 2020

This weekend it is Halloween so I have written a blog post with a set thrilling books to read for this years home edition. Photo by Lucie Liz on Pexels.com The books are sorted in alphabetical order by title and followed by the year of publication and the author of the book. A Cosmology of… Continue reading Halloween Books 2020

Culture, Events, Series

Halloween Series 2020

This weekend it is Halloween so I have written a blog post with a set of thrilling series to watch, or start watching, for this years home edition. Photo by Photography Maghradze PH on Pexels.com In the overview list is behind each series title the year of the first season. Below this overview list is… Continue reading Halloween Series 2020

Culture, Events, Films

Halloween Films 2020

This weekend it is Halloween so I have written a blog post with a set of thrilling films to watch for this years home edition. Photo by Skitterphoto on Pexels.com In the overview list is behind each film title the year when it premiered. r, mentioned if you can watch it on Netflix, Disney+ or… Continue reading Halloween Films 2020