DECEMBER 2016 | Wrap-Up

The last month of the year has come to an end, meaning it's time for another monthly wrap-up! All in all, December was a pretty great end to a tumultuous and rocky year. Not only did I read several fantastic books, but I had a blast celebrating the holiday season with a plethora of Christmas … Continue reading DECEMBER 2016 | Wrap-Up

Looking Back at 2016

What a year 2016 has been. I officially declared my English major and became my advisor's research assistant. I completed my freshman year of college and embarked on my sophomore year. I spent a rainy day in New York City with friends and stood outside of The Room Where It Happens. I said goodbye to … Continue reading Looking Back at 2016

2016: How Did I Do?

Today I'm taking a look back on the 2016 resolutions I made last January to see what progress I made on these goals. I honestly haven't looked at these resolutions since I first made them, so this will be as much of a surprise for you as it will be for me! 1. Read at … Continue reading 2016: How Did I Do?

OCTOBER 2016 | Wrap-Up

The spookiest month of the year has come to a close, and with it has come the beginning of one of my favorite months: NOVEMBER! Enough about the present, though-- today I'll be sharing a bit about what I was up to in October. In October I read a total of 4 books: The Imagined … Continue reading OCTOBER 2016 | Wrap-Up

SEPTEMBER 2016 | Wrap-Up

September is over, which basically means one thing: Halloween season has officially arrived!! But before we can move on to October, we have to wrap up September. Here's what I was up to this past month: In September I read a total of 2 books: Children of Facundo by Ariel de la Fuente Nada by Carmen Laforet Both … Continue reading SEPTEMBER 2016 | Wrap-Up

AUGUST 2016 | Wrap-Up

I've always considered August to be one of my favorite months. Not only does it bring a new school year and a promise of the coming autumn, but it also allows you to enjoy the last few weeks of summer without baking in July's toasty heat. This August was no exception, from both a reading … Continue reading AUGUST 2016 | Wrap-Up

How Did I Do? | Bookish Goals for Summer 2016

  It's that bittersweet time of August once again: the end of summer. This weekend I move into my college dorm room to begin my sophomore year at Wheaton College (MA), and I couldn't be more excited. However, that also means that I have to say goodbye to an incredible summer filled with friends, family, … Continue reading How Did I Do? | Bookish Goals for Summer 2016

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

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

Bookish Goals for Summer 2016

Even though my summer break from college technically began about a month ago, I'm just starting to feel like it's actually summer. The weather is getting warmer, the sun is starting to shine on a regular basis, and other students are finally having their last days of school for the year. I have a little … Continue reading Bookish Goals for Summer 2016