June Favorites: Road Trips, Lost, and Amazing Cake

Oh, lovely, lovely June. Why must you go so soon? (Unintentional rhyme, but I'll go with it!) June is a great month because the weather gets a million times nicer, school ends, and you have the entire summer ahead of you to be excited about. This June in particular was an excellent one, so I … Continue reading June Favorites: Road Trips, Lost, and Amazing Cake

May 2015 Wrap-Up

Bookish News In May I read a total of 5 books, which seems to be my monthly average so far for this year. I'm really pleased with this number, especially since this month was so incredibly busy. 4 of the books I read were sent to me for review, and I'm really happy that I was … Continue reading May 2015 Wrap-Up

May Favorites: Age of Ultron, Brandon Flowers, and More!

Hi, everyone! I hope you've had a lovely month of May and that you've discovered some new favorites or continued on loving your old ones. This month was crazy busy for me- I feel like I say that every month, but this time I really mean it! Because of everything that went on this month I have … Continue reading May Favorites: Age of Ultron, Brandon Flowers, and More!

March 2015 Wrap-Up

We are one fourth of the way through the year, people! March is probably my least favorite month of the year because it's so long and there aren't many holidays (well, besides St. Patrick's Day and Pi Day, but I'm not Irish and I can't eat most pies because they're cross-contaminated with nuts a lot … Continue reading March 2015 Wrap-Up

January Favorites

Welcome to January Favorites, a new monthly feature in which I highlight some of my favorite things from the month! Oatmeal Cookies: It snowed SO MUCH in January (we basically have over two feet of snow!) and consequently we've been stuck inside quite a bit. My mom baked oatmeal cookies on our first snow day, and … Continue reading January Favorites

Monthly Wrap-Up: January 2015

Wow, January has flown right by! We're already 1/12 of the way through 2015, people! HOW DID THIS HAPPEN?? Monthly wrap-ups are something I've been contemplating doing for a while, and I figured that there's no better time than a brand new year to start something up. I'll be talking about books, my personal life, … Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up: January 2015

QUOTE: Dr. Seuss

“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.”   ~ Dr. Seuss Great advice to keep in mind going into the new year. I think it can also apply to books- who doesn't feel like crying when you turn the very last page of an incredible book? But we must persevere, my bookish friends! … Continue reading QUOTE: Dr. Seuss

looking at 2015.

Happy New Year, everyone! 2015 is officially upon us, and I am extremely excited for what this year has the potential to bring. In June I will finally be graduating high school and in the fall I will be heading off to college. (!!!) I still can't believe that I'm already eighteen and this new … Continue reading looking at 2015.

QUOTE: Neil Gaiman

"May your coming year be filled with magic and dreams and good madness. I hope you read some fine books and kiss someone who thinks you're wonderful, and don't forget to make some art -- write or draw or build or sing or live as only you can. And I hope, somewhere in the next … Continue reading QUOTE: Neil Gaiman