I like big books and I cannot lie. Now that the obligatory pun is out of the way, let's talk about books so big you could literally knock someone out with if you hit them upside the head. It could happen.... maybe. If any of these intrigue you just click the image! Heads up, I'm … Continue reading Books you could take someone out with
Pregnancy is a wild time. Your body is going through immense changes and everyone has a different experience. This can actually make it feel isolating at times. So, I'd like to offer up a few different things that have made it easier for me to navigate the 9(ish) months where your body throws its hands … Continue reading Pregnancy Essentials
Being isolated doesn't necessarily mean it's a bad thing for your single relationship status. I realize the irony in writing this as a married woman with kids. But whether you're out of the game permanently like me or taking a momentary pause due to the pandemic we can all agree that dating is tough. Maybe … Continue reading A book to remind you why not going on dates right now is a blessing
Or you know.... you can. I'm not going to tell you how to live your life haha. Anyways, I was sitting here thinking "man, I haven't posted on my site in forever, and now the world is right upside down." . So, what better time than now, while I have you captive (quarantined... whatever) to … Continue reading 3 Books NOT to Read During a Pandemic
Have you ever posed a reading challenge to yourself? This year I did. When it comes to books, I found that whenever I was in a discussion about the classics, I soon realized I had very little to contribute. Sure, I've read a few but I felt like I barely scraped the surface. So in … Continue reading Getting Classically Lit
In case you didn't know, I've returned to work twice after being on maternity leave for 1 year each time. My second time doing so meant I had an idea of what to expect. I knew I'd be extremely tired and a bit overwhelmed for a while as we work through new routines. But it … Continue reading Mom Life. Work Life. How to feel a bit more balanced.
So it's the second week into April but I haven't really had a moment to sit back and reflect on what books I finished in March. For some reason I thought maybe I hadn't been that successful but it turns out I hit my average by reading 4 books. Woohoo! Here's what I read and … Continue reading March Reading Wrap-up
Are you looking at that title wondering what a Buddy Read is? Perfect. You've made it easy for me to just jump right in. WHAT is a Buddy Read and WHY do they exist? A Buddy Read is when you plan to read a book in a certain amount of time with one or more … Continue reading The 5 Ws for Buddy Reads
And I ain't mad about it! The thing you need to know about me is I'm hard-pressed to pay full price on anything fashion related. I'm not sure if this came from working in retail in my teens/ early twenties and seeing how low we could mark something down or not. But sale finding is … Continue reading They call me the #Salewhisperer… Or that lucky B*#&h
One of the questions I get asked most often, once someone finds out that I read, is "How do you find the time?". I'm able to read about 4-5 novels every month, which to some it sounds like a lot and to others it's about average. And then there's those crazy people who can read … Continue reading How does she do it? Fitting reading into a busy life.