Month: March 2014

What We’re Loving… National Stationery Week

What We’re Loving… National Stationery Week

Since National Stationery Week started today, we have chosen a stationery theme for the March What We’re Loving post. I am a huge fan of stationery. I’m one of those people who loves sending and receiving hand written letters. Before I end up launching into a “no-one writes letters anymore” rant, here are some of my […]

Posted March 31, 2014


Do You Reread Books?

Do You Reread Books?

At the moment I am rereading the A Song of Ice & Fire series by George R R Martin. This is my second time reading these books and I’m enjoying them just as much as I did the first time. In fact, perhaps even a bit more! I’m enjoying seeing the characters and situations develop. […]

Posted March 28, 2014


Win a Your Eggsellency Extra Thick Easter Egg from Hotel Chocolat

Win a Your Eggsellency Extra Thick Easter Egg from Hotel Chocolat

Fancy a treat? Well you’re in luck as we have an amazing Easter treat to give away thanks to Hotel Chocolat! They have been kind enough to offer one Strupag reader one of their Easter Eggs. So we’ve picked one that we think looks amazing – the Your Eggsellency Extra Thick Easter Egg. We loved the […]

Posted March 22, 2014


Win a Year Subscription to Reading Eggs

Win a Year Subscription to Reading Eggs

Since we are running a fantastic giveaway for adult bookworms it seems only fair that we host a giveaway for younger readers too, and this is a great prize! We’ve teamed up with Reading Eggs to win a one year subscription to their Reading Eggs and Reading Eggspress programs. The lovely people at Reading Eggs […]

Posted March 20, 2014


Staying Snug This Spring

Staying Snug This Spring

Yes it might be March, it might feel like Spring and the sun may actually be shining but I’m still feeling the cold! Mind you that’s nothing new seeing as I live my life under layers of clothes and blankets. My poor mobility means I get cold pretty quickly. We have a whole drawer in […]

Posted March 17, 2014


Win a Bagabook of your Choice (INTL)

Win a Bagabook of your Choice (INTL)

I am extremely excited about today’s post. The lovely folk at bagabook are offering strupag readers 20% off their website and the chance to win their pick of the bagabook website. PLUS it’s an INTERNATIONAL giveaway. First things first though..who and what are bagabook? They are bespoke bags designed for aiding your reading on the […]

Posted March 13, 2014


5 Years of Questions

5 Years of Questions

I’ve always loved the idea of keeping a diary but though I might start with great intentions it always falls by the wayside. I quickly lose motivation and to be honest, these days, I really don’t have much to write about! However for Christmas my sister gave me a cute wee 5 Year Journal.   […]

Posted March 11, 2014


Win a Copy of Dream On, Amber.

Win a Copy of Dream On, Amber.

Today is World Book Day! What better way to celebrate than with the giveaway of newly published Dream On, Amber by Emma Shevah? Published today, Dream On, Amber is a funny and heart-warming novel about modern-day families, starting school, being mixed-race and celebrating your uniqueness. Amber is facing up to life without her dad. He left […]

Posted March 6, 2014