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About Spider

Hi! I am me, I do stuff online. And sometimes offline too. Hanging about in the garden, playing with my food. You know. Do what Spider's do. I also read a lot.

Books I NEED to read before the end of 2022

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Autumn has started, and that reminds me that this year is almost over. And as I wrote about in previous posts, I am participating in two yearlong readathons. For Autumn I have included another two more. Sooo… there are quite some books I need to read before Christmas! 😅 The first readathon is the Stephen King Dark Tower readalong. It’s… Read more »

Books On My Fall 2022 To-Read List

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I am so ready for Autumn! I have never been a hot summer girl, and this summer certainly was a hot one. My husband is tired of me complaining, of me not being able to get of off the couch and DO THINGS because I am melting. Of me, dreaming about bright colored leaves, walks through the forest, burning candles,… Read more »

To TBR or not to TBR?

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For the last couple of years I’ve made yearly lists of books I wanted to prioritize in reading. Mostly existing of unread physical books and rereads. In the past I felt making a TBR was making reading a chore. The yearly list made me prioritize, without putting to much pressure on me. Whenever I didn’t know what to read next,… Read more »

What have I read in August 2022?

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I AM SO CLOSE TO MY GOAL!! I read less pages in August, but still managed to make it 9 books. Two of the are graphic novels, and some where short, but others were long. But… as of now, it’s only 9 more books to my goal of reading 100 books this year! Whoa! I can hardly believe it. I… Read more »

Make your own DIY stickers

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I wrote this for IGGPPCamp recently. IGGPPCamp is an online summercamp organised by the International Geek Girl Penpal Club. It’s superfun and crafty, delicious and one of my favorite summer activities! If you want to check out other crafts, please visit IGGPPCamp’s Craft Cabin. = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = =… Read more »

My Book Holiday for Deweys Reversed Readathon

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It’s already a month ago, when I came back home from my 24-hours Reversed Readathon trip to a rented gypsy home on a Dutch farmers lot. In this post I would like to share some pictures with you of the fun I had! The tiny home was truly adorable. I loved it! It was however, badly ventilated and with the… Read more »