My 2015 Reading Statistics

It's that time of year again when I break out the calculator and start crunching numbers-- for the sake of bookishness, of course! In 2015 I surpassed my initial Goodreads goal of 24 books by reading 56 books, which amounts to a total of 17,740 pages read. If you'd like to check out my Goodreads Year in Books … Continue reading My 2015 Reading Statistics

Looking Back at 2015

2015 was a crazy year. College acceptance letters arrived in my mailbox. I found out that I possibly have exercised induced anaphylaxis (it's a long story). I decided to attend Wheaton College in Norton, MA. I saw Walk the Moon perform at the House of Blues in Boston. I survived (and passed!) 4 AP exams. … Continue reading Looking Back at 2015

August 2015 Wrap-Up

I love August. I've come to the realization that besides November (my birthday month!) August might be my favorite month. The weather is cooler but still hot, without a lot of the humidity that sticks around in July. Changes are happening, both in regard to the new school year and the season itself, and the … Continue reading August 2015 Wrap-Up

August Favorites: Vance Joy, Jane Eyre, and Jurassic Park

Hi, everyone! It's time for another favorites post! I love the month of August and all the exciting changes that it brings. It also holds really great memories and times with friends and family. As per usual, here are my favorite things from the month of August! Lost: Still watching Lost, and still loving it! To … Continue reading August Favorites: Vance Joy, Jane Eyre, and Jurassic Park

Summer 2015: A Wrap-Up

Summer is almost over- can you believe it? While I've been excited for this summer to end, I've also sort of been hoping it would last a little longer. So many mixed feelings! But don't worry, I won't bore you with those- instead, let's see how well I did with my summer goals! Summer 2015 … Continue reading Summer 2015: A Wrap-Up

BookTubeAThon 2015 Wrap-Up

Alas! the BookTubeAThon 2015 has come to a close. What a week it has been! Between watching all of the update videos, participating in Twitter sprints, and reading my bookish behind off, it's a wonder that I've had any time to blog at all! While I'm sure I didn't read as much as many participants … Continue reading BookTubeAThon 2015 Wrap-Up

July 2015 Wrap-Up

The summer is already half over- can you believe it? Each year as July comes to a close, I start to get a wee bit restless. Excitement about the upcoming school year begins to bubble inside of me, and this year is definitely no exception. Still, I keep reminding myself that it is nevertheless summer, and … Continue reading July 2015 Wrap-Up

BookTubeAThon 2015 TBR

It's BookTubeAThon time! You know what that means: plenty of fun challenges, a contagious community spirit, and TONS OF READING. This year the event runs from August 3rd to August 9th. If you haven't heard of the BookTubeAThon before or you want to learn more about it, you can check out the official Youtube channel … Continue reading BookTubeAThon 2015 TBR

July Favorites: Fall Out Boy, Pugs on Twitter, and My Love Affair with Guacamole

What a strange month this was! It's the summer before I go to college for the first time, so I'm sort of stuck in that awkward transition between being a high school and college student. July has been filled with a lot of hanging out with family, relaxing, and getting super excited for college! Here … Continue reading July Favorites: Fall Out Boy, Pugs on Twitter, and My Love Affair with Guacamole

June 2015 Wrap-Up

June is a great month, for several reasons. First (and most importantly): SCHOOL IS OVER!! Second, the weather starts warming up to a reasonably nice temperature (bye bye New England winter!). Lastly, you have the entire summer ahead of you to be super excited about! This June in particular was crazy for me, but in … Continue reading June 2015 Wrap-Up