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.
Welcome to She Gets Literary. What can I say? I've been wanting to start this blog for quite some time but have been putting it off for a multitude of reasons of which I won't bore you with. But alas, here we are. I've gone and bit the blogger bullet, with enthusiasm I might add! … Continue reading An introduction is in order…