Three Books I Come Back To When Life Gets Tough

Life doesn’t always play ball with our plans. We encounter all sorts of catastrophes, from our mental health to the laptop breaking down or losing our job.  Sometimes we deal with those challenges well, and we’ll get over the experience fast. But at other times, they grind us down; and we need some extra support Read More

Did the Pandemic make You read More or Less?

When times get rough, I grab a book. I either read a romance, fantasy or sci-fi book to distract myself and relax. Or I grab a non-fiction book to learn more about the problem that bothers me or help with my mental health. However, over the past year, I read several bloggers who said they Read More

How To Eat A Frog And Other Productivity Strategies

“Eat That Frog!” – that title and the books blue cover with its cute frog did it for me. I simply had to have this book. For years I was struggling with my unorganised, procrastinating self. I did a lot but never seemed to get anywhere. Not that I have managed to change that much since I’ve read the book. I need a reminder, and lucky you, to recap, I review it for you 😉

Seven Ways to Choose a Book for Reading

In my life, I had times when I couldn’t find anything to read. What I read previously did not interest me anymore. And I hadn’t found other authors, series or genres that I would like to read then. In these times, I often asked myself how I used to choose the books I was reading Read More

Book, E-Book or Audiobook ~ What Do You Prefer?

When I grew up, there were only books. You either bought them, or you went to the library and borrowed them. And, of course, you shared them with friends and family. You had two sorts of books: Hardcover and Paperback. And that was it. Then the invention of the world wide web changed reading forever. But which do you prefer? You’ll find my thoughts on this topic in this post.

Good evening, Bonsoir, Goede Avond and Guten Abend ~ A Twilight Post

My blog ~ the recipe to learn using a language? An experiment… This post takes part in the wonderful Eugi’s weekly prompt. This week we are invited to get creative with “Twilight”. You can find the prompt and suggestions on how to take part here. You also find other beautiful bloggers post links. Please have Read More

Why I Love This Siddhartha Book

Disclaimer: This post uses an affiliate link to Hive Books. It is marked. Unmarked links have no affiliation. Affiliate links are free to click on but if you buy something I get a share. Title: Siddhartha Author: Hermann Hesse Published: Published December 1st 1981 by Bantam Books (first published 1922) Genre: Fiction, Spirituality,  Rating: 5 Lemonades  Siddhartha Summary: Siddhartha is a Read More