I really did not do a good job of reading books this year. My goal was initially to read 80 and then it dropped to 50 when I fell far, far behind. And then, a few days ago, I switched it to 40 because there was absolutely no way I was going to make the time…… Continue reading BOOK LIST | Favourite Books of 2016
The Glass Castle is a remarkable memoir of resilience and redemption, and a revelatory look into a family at once deeply dysfunctional and uniquely vibrant. When sober, Jeannette’s brilliant and charismatic father captured his children’s imagination, teaching them physics, geology, and how to embrace life fearlessly. But when he drank, he was dishonest and destructive.…… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW | The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
I gave Blogmas my best shot. The fact that I wrote more than a week of consecutive posts is pretty damn mind-blowing. However, I’ve run out of ideas and there are only so many gift lists you can make before you’re ready to throw in the towel. So that’s what I’m doing. I felt too…… Continue reading Day 9: Blogmas no more!
Blogmas is hard. It’s especially hard when you try to write a week worth of posts in one night and schedule them so you can focus on watching Grey’s Anatomy instead of being creative. The good news is that SO MANY book related items exist and they make perfect gifts! This edition is full of…… Continue reading Day 8: More book related gift ideas!
Jewelry is already so fun but book related jewelry?? EVEN BETTER! It would honestly be a crime not to have an entire list/blogmas post dedicated to jewellery. Necklaces Bracelets Earrings Rings Pins from Literary Emporium Pins from AjbdesignShop
I can’t believe we’re already in the last month of the year. The good news with this is that we’re so close to new books that we’ve been waiting for forever! Here are a few that I’ve not-so-patiently been counting down since they were announced: Carve the Mark by Veronica Roth Released January 17 I…… Continue reading Day 6: Most anticipated releases of 2017
My goal, when I have a steady career and have younger people in my life, is to be the cool aunt who always gives awesome books as gifts. While gift cards are great, I’d prefer to pass on something that I loved and make the holidays a little more personal. Of course, I believe that…… Continue reading Day 5: Books I’d gift to younger people