leah's stupid life

LGBT recommendations for LGBT history month

Why hello there February! Now for those not in the know, in the UK, February is LGBT history month and all over the country there are a host of events going on to celebrate LGBT people across history and also presents an opportunity for us to come together. A few years ago, I made a… Continue reading LGBT recommendations for LGBT history month

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October round up

Winter is coming. I can now legitimately say that. That is terrifying, 2016, you need to slow the eff down. Anyway, October. Firstly, the month started with my friends, Chris and Julia tying the knot! The heavens may have opened, but it was such a lovely day and so nice to see them happy! Also… Continue reading October round up


Suicide Notes from Beautiful Girls

Suicide Notes from Beautiful Girls - Lynn Weingarten Its pitched as Gone Girl meets Thirteen Reasons Why and though it did have Gone Girl like elements to it, it also reminded me of Far From You and the TV show, Pretty Little Liars, and at the same time, it reminded me of nothing else I've… Continue reading Suicide Notes from Beautiful Girls

Great Bookish Bakeoff

Great Bookish Bakeoff – Mini Victoria Sandwiches

  The cakes I bake and the books I read while baking them.  Truly terrible photo there Leah, no one would guess that you take photos for a living would they? Anyway, hello and welcome to yet another Bake Off related post. Things you will need: Individual cake tins 100g self raising flour 100g butter… Continue reading Great Bookish Bakeoff – Mini Victoria Sandwiches

leah's stupid life

The cons of being a bookworm

Aka - word vomit. There are many perks to being a bookworm, as the title of this blog suggests. Being a bookworm allows you to network with other bookworms, it gives you so many words (I'm a huge word nerd), it indulges my love of languages, it helps me live thousands of lives without leaving… Continue reading The cons of being a bookworm