• Bloggings

    Cat in the Window Cafe, Aberdeen

    I’m a simple soul. It doesn’t take much to keep me happy. Cats, cake, coffee, friends – these are a few of my favourite things. The Cat in the Window Cafe in Aberdeen has all of these! Since it opened a couple of years ago it’s been a firm favourite of mine, I’ve made all my friends visit and am on my THIRD loyalty card! Cats The shop is home to a variety of both pedigree and moggy cats – 9 in total including one lucky rescue. I haven’t got pics of them all but here’s a wee selection of fluff… They are all super friendly and playful and are…

  • Bloggings

    Online Blanket Fort is LIVE!

    Welcome to Online Blanket Fort! Books’n’Bits was my first ever blog, Online Blanket Fort will carry on what I started with B’n’B but with more varied content. I’m super excited to start sharing here! Where did ‘Online Blanket Fort’ come from?? Well, I took part in a #BlogHour chat hosted by the UK Blog Awards account on Twitter a couple of months ago and during that the phrase Online Blanket Fort was used. While chatting with Rebekah Gillian we decided that our blogs were our little corners of the internet, our space to chat about what we loved – our Blanket Forts. The idea stuck with me and I decided…

  • Book Reviews

    No Further Questions – Gillian McAllister

    Bought on an Amazon 99p offer after I was reeled in by a series of tweets saying how good a read this was. I am a complete and utter sucker for a 99p book deal. Like crack for a book blogger… second only to FREE books… Anyway, the blurb: “The police say she’s guilty. She insists she’s innocent. She’s your sister. You loved her. You trusted her. But they say she killed your child. Who do you believe?” This is my favourite type of book. A psychological thriller with a sting in the tail. Even BETTER is that it’s written from several different points of view. This little gem lasted…