The Self-Isolation Diaries #10: Will I ever get back into a better sleeping routine?

There is one part of lockdown that I can truly say I’ll miss, when all this is over.

And that is – sleeping in.

Every single day.

In ‘real life’ my alarm goes off just after 6am, so I have time to get ready, prep food for work and get the 50 minute commute in so I’m at my office for 8am. Now? Well, my alarm goes off at 7:15am, I get out of bed at 7:45am and I’m at my dining table turned desk at 8am.

I’m seriously loving it. But I can definitely feel my natural body-clock becoming later and later.

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Holiday Reads Review: The 5 books I read on my honeymoon

If I had to pinpoint a scenario where I am most happy and content, it would be this:

Sunbathing in 30 degrees in a hot country, with an ice cold Diet Coke & a great novel. 

Aka the dream.

I appreciate my idea of a great novel could be somewhat different to others, so I’ll just clarify that before I dive into the review.

I think I could categorise my favourite genres into two; 1) Ethical/moral & suspense fiction (read – Jodi Picoult, Susan Lewis & Diane Chamberlain) and 2) Fluffy, romantic, chick lit fiction (read – Heidi Swain & Cressida McLaughlin).

And then there’s Harry Potter. Which I will just re-read until forever. But other than HP, I’m not a fan of many other fantasy novels.

So now you know where my preferences lie, you’ll have a good idea of whether to continue with this blog post or not.

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