“I should get 365 different t-shirts made up, each a slightly different color than the last, forming a gradient from green to blue. Then I should take a daily picture, and move down the color line accordingly, so that I can subtly age like a chameleon.” - Jarod Kintz. My nails are a little short at … Continue reading How To: Gradient Nails.
For today's Tag Tuesday I have been tagged by the lovely Whimsy Journals to do the Pastry Book Tag, which I hope isn't going to make me hungry. Croissant: Name a popular book or series that everyone (including you) loves. Harry Potter by J. K. Rowling. I can never resist using Harry Potter in a book tag … Continue reading The Pastry Book Tag.
"A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world." - Oscar Wilde. I have been looking forward to reading this book for a very long time. Ever since I first set my sights on the book in … Continue reading Review: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern.
“Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.” - Lemony Snicket. In total this month I have bought/received a total of seven books. After buying only four books last month (one of which was for a friend), my stack of books to read on my bedside table isn't suffering (nor my purse). However, … Continue reading September Book Haul.
Hi guys, This post is going to be a bit of a chatty one to keep you updated on what is currently going on in regards to driftinglexi and my life outside this blog. Let's start off with this blog: This week I have created an extra page named Recommendations. This is a place where I will basically … Continue reading Updates.
“Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.” - Albert Camus. September has gone incredibly fast for me, I honestly think I've spent the majority of the month asleep. Nevertheless, I have enjoyed a few items. My first favourite is the beautiful scarf on which my other favourites are placed upon in the … Continue reading September Favourites.
"Gradient: The rate at which a physical quantity, such as temperature or pressure, changes in response to changes in a given variable, especially distance." Several months ago I tried my hand at gradient nails for the first time. Since then I have been waiting for the opportunity to practice some more and the past week I … Continue reading Gradient Nail Art.
Usually when I do tags they are book related, but then I stumbled upon this one and decided that I would do something a little different: a beauty tag. While I wasn't tagged to do this, I thought it would be fun, so if you fancy doing it too let me know in the comments … Continue reading The Make Up Tag.
“Nobody's lives just fit together. Fitting together is something you work at. It's something you make happen - because you love each other.” - Rainbow Rowell Previously, I have read and reviewed two other books by this very author, Rainbow Rowell. I really enjoyed Eleanor and Park and Fangirl, so I was very hopeful going into Landline. I can … Continue reading Review: Landline by Rainbow Rowell.
"'Supposed to' is a terrible phrase because it's always followed by something nice that didn't happen." - Alex Brunkhorst. I received a digital copy of this book from NetGalley to read and review, giving my honest and unbiased opinion. This book is not yet out, but it is expected to be published October 8th. First … Continue reading Review: The Gilded Life of Matilda Duplaine by Alex Brunkhorst.