Book Review: This Essentialism by Greg McKeown

I originally saw this book advertised in an American magazine (and podcast) I subscribe to called ‘Success Magazine’.  The book was plugged as an aid to help readers ‘eliminate the superfluous, unrewarding and unproductive activities that drain time, energy and focus’. As someone who spends far too much time checking emails, scrolling through Instagram and […]

Do More Of What You Love

There is no greater feeling in life than walking into a bookstore and perusing the endless shelves of crisp, unread books. Everyone knows I am a massive advocate (and fan) of YA fiction but I have recently developed an increasing interest in wellbeing and self help books. No I’m not depressed. No I’m not having a midlife crisis. But even seemingly ‘happy’ people can gain enlightenment from such literature.