Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Best Character Names {For Plants}

Happy Tuesday!! This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is supposed to be Best Character Names; however, as per usual I've decided to put my own spin on it. A few years ago I made a Top Ten Tuesday list of Characters I'd Name My Plants After, which was a blast.… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Best Character Names {For Plants}

Feminist Fridays

Feminist Fridays: Pride and Prejudice (circa 1995 BBC)

Jane Austen's classic novel Pride and Prejudice, along with many of her other novels, often receives criticism for depicting women as utterly dependent on men. While I wholeheartedly disagree with this criticism (look at Austen's satire! her wit! her humor! making fun of those who depend on men!), today I'd like to discuss this perspective regarding a… Continue reading Feminist Fridays: Pride and Prejudice (circa 1995 BBC)

Monthly Wrap-Up

MARCH 2018 | Wrap-Up

{When you realize half way through April that you forgot to schedule your March wrap-up before you left to travel for two weeks... oops! Better late than never, right?!} It's official, folks: we're one-fourth of the way through 2018! I'm pretty sure I say this literally every month, but it's so hard to believe that… Continue reading MARCH 2018 | Wrap-Up


The Captain America Book Tag

A while ago I saw the Captain America Book Tag on Bookmark Lit and even though I wasn't specifically tagged I knew I would have to do it eventually. Captain America is by far my favorite Marvel Avenger and the fact that this tag blends this amazing hero with books makes me want to give… Continue reading The Captain America Book Tag

Bookish, Tags

Scavenger Hunt Book Tag | #bookstagram Style!

Hello, hello! I  hope you're all having a wonderfully bookish day. Since I'm currently away at college and don't have access to all of my books at home, I thought I would do this Scavenger Hunt Book Tag using photos I've posted on my bookstagram. Thanks so much to Ola @ Ola Reads Books for tagging… Continue reading Scavenger Hunt Book Tag | #bookstagram Style!


The Alphabet Book Tag

I hope you're all having a lovely day! I was tagged ages ago to do this Alphabet Book Tag, but it seems like too much fun not to do. Thanks so much to Ola @ Ola Reads Books for tagging me! Pick a book that is on your shelf or one that you have read in the past and fill… Continue reading The Alphabet Book Tag

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish TV Show Recommendations

Happy Tuesday! September is finally here, which in my mind means that it is officially autumn. There of countless reasons to love autumn, but today I'm here to talk about one very specific reason: TV shows. So many shows-- both new and old-- begin in the fall, and it can be difficult to know what to… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish TV Show Recommendations


5 Fascinating Fictional Fathers

Happy Fathers' Day! In honor of this important holiday, I thought I would share a list of 5 Fascinating Fictional Fathers from literature. These fathers aren't perfect; however, they provide a lot of food for thought when it comes to thinking about the role of a father in a family. There are so many examples of interesting… Continue reading 5 Fascinating Fictional Fathers

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Books That Age Well

Welcome to another installment of Top Ten Tuesday, hosted by The Broke and the Bookish! I hope you've had some great experiences and read some even better books since the last TTT! This week I'll be showing you a list of my Top Ten Books That Age Well. In other words, these are books that I have enjoyed… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books That Age Well


Why Mr. Bennet is My Favorite Character in P&P

When I read Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice for the second time, I fully expected Mr. Darcy ultimately be my favorite character. Everyone and their mother seems to love Mr. Darcy in that infatuated, fangirl-ish way, but I found that my admiration was sparked by a different P&P man: Mr. Bennet. Here's why: 1. He's bookish and spends most… Continue reading Why Mr. Bennet is My Favorite Character in P&P