Thoughts While Reading GONE WITH THE WIND {Part 3}

Welcome to the third installment in my Thoughts While Reading Gone with the Wind series! As you can probably tell from the title, I'll be sharing my thoughts as I read this classic American tome by Margaret Mitchell. Since the novel is divided into five parts, there will be five installments in this series. Be sure to check … Continue reading Thoughts While Reading GONE WITH THE WIND {Part 3}

BookTubeAThon 2016 Wrap-Up

Alas! the 2016 BookTubeAThon has officially come to a close. As I mentioned in my TBR post, I was away on a camping trip with my family for about half of the week so I wasn't sure how much reading I would be able to get done in actuality. However, I ended up surprising myself and … Continue reading BookTubeAThon 2016 Wrap-Up

Thoughts While Reading GONE WITH THE WIND {Part 2}

Welcome to this second installment in my Thoughts While Reading Gone with the Wind series! As you can probably tell from the title, I'll be sharing my thoughts as I read this classic American tome by Margaret Mitchell. Since the novel is divided into five parts, there will be five installments in this series. Be sure to check … Continue reading Thoughts While Reading GONE WITH THE WIND {Part 2}

I Go CAMPING! & Currently Reading

Happy Friday! I hope you've had a lovely week and you're ready for an even lovelier weekend! This is just a quick little post to let you all know that I'll be taking a four-day hiatus from blogging starting today because I'm going CAMPING! As you read this I'll be lounging on the beach by … Continue reading I Go CAMPING! & Currently Reading

MODERN ROMANCE by Aziz Ansari

Aziz Ansari: Comedian, actor, and now... writer! The man behind our beloved Tom Haverford on the TV show Parks and Recreation has now branched out to writing, and I'm happy to say that his new book Modern Romance does not disappoint. I've read a few other books by celebrities before (I'm looking at you, Mindy Kaling) and … Continue reading MODERN ROMANCE by Aziz Ansari

BookTubeAThon 2016 TBR

HAPPY BOOKTUBEATHON TIME! The Booktubeathon is an annual event hosted by Ariel Bissett that encourages people to read as much as they can in seven days. Packed with challenges, giveaways, and fun videos, the Booktubeathon is guaranteed to be a blast! This year the Booktubeathon is taking place from July 18th to July 24th. If you … Continue reading BookTubeAThon 2016 TBR

WILD by Cheryl Strayed

"How wild it was, to let it be." I've had my eye on Cheryl Strayed's memoir Wild for years now. I love hiking- as explained here- so when I heard of this book I knew it would be something I would find interesting, at the very least. I'm familiar with the Appalachian Trail, but before reading this … Continue reading WILD by Cheryl Strayed

Thoughts While Reading GONE WITH THE WIND {Part 1}

I've done it: I have finally started to read Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell! This tome has been calling to me from my TBR shelf for far too long, so I decided that there's no better time to read it like the present. Due to its hefty size (my copy has 1037 pages!!) I thought … Continue reading Thoughts While Reading GONE WITH THE WIND {Part 1}

ALEXANDER HAMILTON by Ron Chernow

Ever since I first learned about the Hamilton musical over a year ago I've been itching to read Ron Chernow's Alexander Hamilton. I've always had a passion for American history (flashback to my AP United States History class days), especially the early years of America becoming an independent nation. Several books about this topic sit on my bookshelf as … Continue reading ALEXANDER HAMILTON by Ron Chernow

JUNE 2016 // Wrap-Up

Happy July! Since June has come and gone, I thought it would be fun to revive the tradition of doing monthly wrap-up posts. I did them a lot before going to college, but then I got so busy that they sort of fell to the wayside. But have no fear: summer is officially here, and that … Continue reading JUNE 2016 // Wrap-Up