April Favorites: Walk the Moon, Eddie Redmayne, and More!

These flowers are just beginning to bloom in my garden, and it's such a relief to finally see some life after a horribly relentless winter. It's not quite as warm as I'd like it to be now that April has come and gone (to be honest, it's still pretty chilly!) but at least we're moving …

Spring Giveaway Winner Announced!!

 Today's post is an extremely exciting one, as I will be announcing the winner of my first ever Rafflecopter giveaway! First, I would like to thank each and every one of you who entered, shared, or supported the giveaway in any way. I am amazed by the overwhelming positive response to it! I received so …

Top Ten Tuesday: High School Grads

 As my high school career nears its end (I'll be graduating this June!) it's starting to really hit me that I have less than two months of my senior year left before it's over. I've read about the senior year experiences of many characters in books over the years, yet I don't think I couldn't …

The Liebster Award: Question Time!

Thank you to the lovely Madvanthi of The Epic Blog for nominating me for the Liebster Award! Definitely check out her awesome blog! Now, let's jump right to the Q&A section! My Answers: 1) Which is the one book/movie everybody drools over, but you just hate it? The Summer I Turned Pretty by Jenny Han. I've …

QUOTE: Robert Louis Stevenson

"I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The great affair is to move."  ~ Robert Louis Stevenson As the weather gets warmer and summer edges ever nearer, I feel an overwhelming urge to move. This could mean going for a walk or simply sitting outside to do homework …

Creative Blogger Award

Getting nominated for tags and awards by other bloggers is always such a surprise and it brightens my day so much. I don't think I've ever heard of this award before, which makes it even more exciting. Creativity is something that's really important to me, and it makes me so happy that this is evident …

Giveaway Reminder: Less than one week to enter!

My Spring Giveaway is underway, and there's less than one week left to enter! The giveaway to win any book of your choice from The Book Depository ($12.99 or under) ends on Wednesday, April 29 at 12:00 AM (EST in US). You can visit my original post here to enter, or click on the link …

WWW Wednesdays: April 22nd

WWW Wednesdays is a meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words that asks three questions: What are you currently reading??? I'm still reading Xenocide by Orson Scott Card, the third book in the Ender Quintet. I would love to just sit down and finally finish it all in one sitting, but I'm so busy that …

Top Ten Tuesday: ALL TIME Favorite Authors

Welcome to another Top Ten Tuesday, the weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week's topic is a great one: Top Ten ALL TIME Favorite Authors. Believe it or not, this was a bit of a challenging post to make. There are so many amazing authors out there that I had a really hard …

The Theory of Everything: In Which Eddie Redmayne is Absolutely Amazing

Before watching this movie, I had a general idea of the story of StephenHawking and the difficulties and triumphs he has experienced in his lifetime. However, now I realize that I previously had no proper understanding of the magnitude of not only his struggles, but also those of everyone around him. Directed by James Marsh …