5 Classics for August

Summer has almost come to a close, but there’s still time to squeak in a few more books in the sunshine! I thought it would be fun to recommend five classics each month that remind me of that particular time of the year. I’m someone who tends to strongly associate books with when I read… Continue reading 5 Classics for August

Monthly Wrap-Up

AUGUST 2018 | Wrap-Up

What a month August was! I'm sure I'm not the only one who feels like August is a month of transition. Perhaps this feeling has been instilled in me from decades of back-to-school prep, but it nevertheless rings true every year. Here's what I've been up to this past month: In August I read a… Continue reading AUGUST 2018 | Wrap-Up

Monthly Wrap-Up

AUGUST 2017 | Wrap-Up

August has always been one of my favorite months of the year. I love the feeling of transition that it brings, mostly because for the majority of my life it has meant starting an exciting new year of school. This year my academics are starting a little later (I'm coming, Oxford!) but August nevertheless brought… Continue reading AUGUST 2017 | Wrap-Up

Monthly 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

Monthly Wrap-Up

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

Thoughtful Thursdays


Hello, my fine readers! As you have most likely already noticed it is now August. Even though I am still on summer vacation, in my mind the first day of August means that summer is almost over. Because let's face it: there's a lot more that needs to be done in August than in July.… Continue reading HAPPY AUGUST!