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My Five Star Reads of 2017

My Five Star Reads of 2017

Out of the 26 books I’ve read this year, there were five that I absolutely loved and gave a coveted five star review to on Goodreads. Not surprisingly four out of my five star reads of 2017 were written by female authors. Not pictured and it was by far my favourite book of the year…

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By Millie, December 31, 2017
Humanae by Angelica Dass

Humanae by Angelica Dass

It has been nearly two weeks since I saw Humanae by Angelica Dass and I have not been able to stop thinking about it. As Dass says in her Ted Talk – (I’m paraphrasing here) we are all put in our little boxes; firstly with the labelling of our skin colour, are we white, black, red…

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By Millie, October 26, 2017
A Harsh Reminder to Make the Most of Every Day

A Harsh Reminder to Make the Most of Every Day

My Mum has just returned from a week long holiday in Malta.  She told me all about it during a (four and a half hour) Skype call and it sounded lovely. She was telling me about a jeep tour of Gozo that they went on and I was gobsmacked by the time she had finished….

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By Millie, October 26, 2017
Masala Apple Crumble with Avantcha Tea

Masala Apple Crumble with Avantcha Tea

I had forgotten just how beautiful the ceremony of tea-making is.  As we watched the sunset, the light caught each of the teapots along the table and the liquid inside shone through the glass like jewels. Marina had a little hourglass timer for each different blend and she was bobbing up and down watching the…

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By Millie, October 26, 2017
Eight Museums You Must Visit

Eight Museums You Must Visit

Is there a better way to spend an afternoon than mooching around a museum, soaking up knowledge and getting your geek on? As it was International Museum Day last week I wanted to share some of my favourite museums with you. It’s unusual for me to visit, well anywhere really, without checking out at least…

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By Millie, October 16, 2017
An Accidental Therapy Session or Why I Love Blindfolded Painting

An Accidental Therapy Session or Why I Love Blindfolded Painting

I booked a place on a Blindfolded Painting session in an effort to try something new and artsy, but I knew something was quite right as soon as Sana asked us to remove our shoes and take a seat on the floor. The theme of 2017 for me, it seems is arts and crafts. Over…

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By Millie, October 16, 2017
Hi, I'm Millie
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