The world is weird right now. Things are tough right now. So I thought I’d write something for the first time in… (checks calendar) ah, several months. I fully believe that a huge part of life and enjoying life is appreciating the little things. I know that I enjoy reading posts like this because it … Continue reading 5 Little Things I’m Appreciating Right Now
I’ve never done a book tag before, so this is actually my first one! I saw this tag on Kittie Marie's blog and decided to join in. The tag The Inside and Out book tag is an old one. Well, technically not that old, but when it comes to the internet anything up to a … Continue reading Inside and Out – Book Tag
I heard that yesterday (September 6) was National Read a Book Day, an annual unofficial holiday. Although I didn’t know about this day yesterday, I can confirm that I did indeed read a book yesterday. It’s almost like my inner bookworm knew and wanted to celebrate… Thinking about this unofficial holiday led me to recall … Continue reading National Read a Book Day and other bookish holidays in September
There always seems to be that one book or book series that everyone on #bookstagram, book blogs, #booklr, and book twitter seems to be reading. A few months ago one such book was A Very Large Expanse of Sea, a young adult fiction book by American author Tahereh Mafi. At the beginning of this month … Continue reading Bookstagram Said to Read A Very Large Expanse of Sea So I Did: A review
Everyone and their neighbour/dog/mother have read Hunger Games and now I finally have too. You know when you read a book or book series and you just know that you’ll be reading it again one day because you are enjoying it so much? Yeah, that’s how I felt about this book and Catching Fire. This … Continue reading Suzanne Collins’ Hunger Games: A Review?
Woohoo! After feeling incredibly static and slothful with my reading goal this year, I feel like I’m finally making progress again. So far this year I haven’t really read many novels and what I did read I often didn’t finish. Because of this I’m feeling really good about having finished this The Dirty Book Club. … Continue reading Book Review: The Dirty Book Club by Lisi Harrison
I love movies as much as the next person. Recently I have found myself watching a lot more movies than I normally do. In no particular order, these are my top five movies of last month. Pan's Labyrinth 2006, Drama/Fantasy Pan’s Labyrinth was a lot sadder and darker than I had anticipated but I loved … Continue reading My Top 5 Movies of July
“Happy Hunger Games! And may the odds be ever in your favour.” The Hunger Games In my Summer TBR post I listed some books I wanted to read in the next few months. This is me now checking in to say that I actually started reading one of them! As you have most likely already … Continue reading The World Said to Read The Hunger Games, So I Finally Am: Midpoint Check-In
Isn’t it weird that we’re taught the old adage, ‘don’t judge a book by its cover’, but the one exception to this rule is when looking at actual books? I mean think about it. When you’re in a book store or library, or if you see someone reading a book, what is the first thing … Continue reading Don’t Judge a Book by its Cover
It's Summer in the Northern hemisphere right now and in true Summer fashion, people have been posting their Summer reading goals. I thought I'd pretend like I'm not freezing right now and take a moment to share my current reading goals for the next few months. Becoming – Michelle Obama This is a book I … Continue reading Summer TBR!