Easter movie picks

ūüźį Happy Easter ūüź§

I hope you and your families are keeping safe and well. We’re in a crazy world at the moment but that doesn’t mean we cannot enjoy ourselves indoors. One way of doing that is relaxing on the sofa while watching something on television. There are so many TV shows and movies out there that can keep you occupied for hours.

I have watched so much already, there is still so much to watch though! Also who thought to release Disney+ now? I have been addicted to watching everything and there are so many movies I forgot how much I loved! One day I binged watched Mulan and then next The Princess Diaries, I love it and there’s still so much I need to watch.

With Easter this weekend, I thought it would be a great time to share with you some Easter movie picks to get us into the spirit – especially as we cannot explore the great outdoors.

Here are four Easter/Spring movies you should watch this weekend:

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Book Review // Never Date a Siren*

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Three books completed for 2020, which means I’m only one book behind where I should be on my 2020 Goodreads Challenge – I think that’s pretty good if I say so myself. I’m treating you this month, here’s my second book review of the month! Today I am reviewing Never Date a Siren by Byrd Nash.

Before we start my review and what I thought, let’s read the book bio for background context.

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Book Review // Passage

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I’m behind already on my 2020 Goodreads Challenge but I’m pushing myself to achieve and get back on the road. That’s where today’s post comes in! Today I am reviewing Passage by Indie Gantz. This is my second book review on An Ocean Glimmer in two months which compared to previously, is a good achievement. I have got a couple on my to-read list, I just need to find the time!

Before we start my review and what I thought, let’s read the book bio for background context.

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Review of the Samsung Galaxy Buds

It’s no surprise that I LOVE Samsung. If you don’t know that, then where have you been! Other people love Apple but I’m the opposite with Samsung. I don’t own anything Apple, apart from ‘borrowing’ if you can call it that, the Apple MacBook Air from work. Don’t get me wrong, I love their laptops but it’s just something about their phones.

In my Samsung collection, I have the Galaxy S9, Galaxy Watch and, what I’ll be reviewing today, Galaxy Buds. I didn’t even realise Galaxy Buds were a thing until Yasmine purchased them for herself, she told me how good they were so I just had to get my hands on them as well! That’s why she purchased them for me as a Birthday/Christmas present.

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Current Netflix Top Picks // February 2020

Is there anyone that doesn’t love a good binge-watch session!? Whether that’s a favourite boxset or a brand new series on Netflix, I love just cuddling up on the sofa and watching a new series. Recently Netflix has been killing it with their programmes! Some amazing series have appeared, both old favourites and brand new series. Least with Netflix they upload every episode so you’re able to binge-watch a series. Back in April last year, I shared with you my Current Netflix Top Picks – it’s that time of year to share again.

I’m really excited to share these with you today – hopefully, you’ll come across a couple you’ve been wanting to watch or completely new to you. Winter is the perfect time of year for binge-watching! Grab a blanket, cuddle up on the sofa and watch a movie or even binge-watch one of the many series on Netflix. I’ve watched so much recently! Another reason for sharing my Current Top Picks with you. One minute with Netflix there’s hardly anything, then the next there are so many shows to watch you just don’t have the time!

Enough chit-chat, shall we begin?

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Book Review // The Vatican Games*

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I‚Äôm excited to be a part of today‚Äôs¬†blog book tour. Today, I am reviewing The Vatican Games by Alejandra Guibert¬†– on the twelfth and final day of the blog book tour hosted by Faye Rogers. It’s been a little while since my last blog book tour, nearly six months to be exact but I’m glad to be back on the reading front. There should be just a few book reviews coming to An Ocean Glimmer in the next couple of months.

Before we start my review and what I thought, let’s read the book bio for background context.

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My Year in Books 2019

For the past 3 years, I have set myself a challenge on Goodreads, each year I have done pretty well I would say! I’m not one of those who set massive Goals, for me they always have to be realistic. As we’re into a new year, I thought now would be a good time to review my 2019 Goodreads Challenge. Once I’ve reflected on last year, I’ll be moving ahead to 2020 and setting this year Goodreads Challenge.

At the beginning of 2019, I set myself the Goal of reading 20 books. For some people, this could sound like a small Goal but after completing my 2018 Goodreads Challenge of reading 15 books, 20 books sounded a good Goal for the next year. Unfortunately, 2019 was not my year for books, I was only able to read 7 books, 8 less than the year before. There was just so much going on AND as you know, there were a lot of months where I did not blog.

I love Goodreads as it keeps you on track but also provides some great insights afterwards. That’s exactly what I’m going to go through with you today.

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Book Review // The Devil’s Apprentice*

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I‚Äôm excited to be a part of today’s blog book tour. Today, I am reviewing The Devil’s Apprentice¬†by Kenneth B. Andersen, on the third day of the¬†blog book tour¬†hosted by¬†R&R Book Tours. I am also sharing the¬†blog book tour¬†with B is for Book Review I‚Äôm All About Books, J Bronder Book Reviews¬†and The Faerie Review, please give them some love!

Before we start my review and what I thought, let’s read the book bio for background context.

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Introduction to: Canon EOS M100

One of the reasons I adore being a blogger is the opportunity to take photographs. For as long as I can remember, I’ve always had a camera in my hands. This love has opened loads of doors for me from attending the British Touring Car Championship Media Launch and becoming one of the first official photographers for Race Makers. I adore taking photos for An Ocean Glimmer, I could spend hours just moving props around and thinking about the images.

Over the past couple of months, I have been looking for a new camera, I wanted to step up from my previous one to a compact DSLR. I’ve had experiences with DSLR cameras throughout college and university, but knew this would be too big for personal photos. I’ve even borrowed Dad’s on occasions, I love having the options with the different lenses. That’s why I knew I needed a compact DSLR, the perfect portable package, now where do I start looking!

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Book Review // Discoucia & Gemenicia*

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I‚Äôm excited to be a part of today’s¬†blog book tour.¬†I’m really treating you today, as this is a double blog book tour for me, as I’ll be reviewing book one and two of the Alavonia¬†series by Nicholas Lovelock, Discoucia¬†and¬†Gemenicia. I am the eighth stop on the¬†blog book tour¬†hosted by Faye Rogers over at¬†Authoright. There are a lot of bloggers on the Discoucia & Gemenicia¬†Blog Tour¬†so I would love for you to check out their reviews! You can do this by following¬†Faye¬†on¬†Twitter, as¬†she will be retweeting the reviews.

Before we start my review and what I thought, let’s read both of the book bios for background context.

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