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August 2018

Beauty Makeup

Dazzle Indeed

August 31, 2018

I fell into a bit of a Make Up Geek single shadow hole and didn't use anything else for quite a while. Then I went away and found myself stood at the MAC counter in Gibraltar...as I seem to do every year. It's become a bit of a tradition. I walked away with a few bits including one of their Dazzle Shadows in the shade Dazzle Style. In…

Books Top 5 Wednesday

Top 5 Wednesday: Book List for Class on

August 31, 2018
Top 5 Wednesday

What is Top 5 Wednesday? Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly book meme hosted by Sam of Thoughts on Tomes on YouTube. Here is the link for the Goodreads group where you can find the list of topics and such. This weeks topic is: Book List for Class on - Lesser Known YA Fantasy I still can't believe that more people haven't read Melinda Salisbury's books. They're all phenomenal. However, I have to…

Books Events

An Evening With Tomi Adeyemi

August 30, 2018

It still hasn't sunk in that this happened. That I met Tomi Adeyemi at the Midland Hotel in Manchester. I know, little old me met a NYT bestselling author that appeared on Jimmy Fallon and BBC Breakfast. Is this even real life? A huge thank-you to Pan Macmillan for hosting this evening and providing us with the most amazing food. I'm still dreaming of that steak... An equally…

Books Manga Reviews

Tokyo Ghoul Volume Eleven

August 30, 2018

This series has been a firm favourite of mine for years now. With every volume the story gets darker, the characters get more complex and there are twists I could never have predicted. Especially, when considering where this series started out. One of my favourite aspects, that seemed to be focused on heavily in this volume is the question of who is the real monster here. Yes this…

Beauty Makeup

Everlasting?

August 27, 2018

So I both love and hate these. Everlasting lipsticks they are not, they do not replace my Ofra Long Lasting Liquid Lipsticks or the Rimmel Provocalips. However, I loved the colours that Kat von D makes. My favourite is by far Lolita, a beautiful brown nude. I'd also given one of the very dark ones a go way back when and was less than pleased with how streaky…