Exploring My Books: Inspiring

AS I AM NOW CO-HOSTING EXPLORING MY BOOKS WITH ADDLEPATES AND BOOK NERDS, OUR TOPIC THIS WEEK IS A BOOK That Inspires Me There are many books that have inspired me throughout my life, most notably is Harry Potter, but I tend to write about that life-changing series quite often. There have been a couple books more recently that … Continue reading Exploring My Books: Inspiring

Top Ten Things Books (and other Media) That Have Made Me Want To Do or Learn About After Reading (or Watching) Them

This week's topic was pretty fitting for me. The actual Top Ten Tuesday topic for this week is a topic rewind to one I missed or want to do again. A couple weeks ago this topic, Top Ten Book That Have Made Me Want to Do or Learn About Something about Reading Them, came up … Continue reading Top Ten Things Books (and other Media) That Have Made Me Want To Do or Learn About After Reading (or Watching) Them

Top Ten 2016 Releases I’ve Read So Far

When compiling this list, I was surprised by the number of books I've read that were published this year. I thought most of what I was reading was from last year and beyond. While the list below is in no particular order, I have to say that the best book I've read this year, which … Continue reading Top Ten 2016 Releases I’ve Read So Far

Top Ten Books I picked up on a Whim.

My whim buying and picking up of books has drastically decreased lately because of reading a lot of series and seeing so many good reviews online. Here are ten books I did pick up on a whim: Graceling by Kristin Cashore I believe I randomly picked this book up from the library. The Life-Changing Magic … Continue reading Top Ten Books I picked up on a Whim.

Spark Joy

Spark Joy: An Illustrated Master Class on the Art of Organizing and Tidying Up MARIE KONDO "Marie Kondo’s unique KonMari Method of tidying up is nothing short of life-changing—and her first book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, has become a worldwide sensation. In Spark Joy, Kondo presents an in-depth, illustrated manual on how to declutter … Continue reading Spark Joy

W…W…W…Wednesday… April 13th

This past week I did manage quite a bit of reading, and I managed to start some fantastic books! Outside of the reading world, I spent a lot of time cleaning and tidying over the weekend. Additionally I designed, printed, and sent off my sister's Baby Shower invitations, and started planning the baby shower. Here … Continue reading W…W…W…Wednesday… April 13th

W…W…W…Wednesday… April 6th

This past weekend was the beginning of my spring cleaning! I managed to go through all of the things I have in the garage (about 5 foot-lockers full, and bring it down to about 2). It wasn't as painful a process as I imagined it would be. Mostly I threw away a lot of paper … Continue reading W…W…W…Wednesday… April 6th

W…W…W…Wednesday… March 23rd

I managed to have a pretty decently relaxing weekend. I went to a family party, went to IKEA, and lazied around the house. I also started recataloguing my books. Here's how my reading week fared: CURRENTLY READING Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard Unstoppable: Harnessing Science to Change the World by Bill Nye An Affair in … Continue reading W…W…W…Wednesday… March 23rd

W…W…W…Wednesday… March 16th

I feel pretty accomplished in the reading world with having finished two books this past week! Outside of reading, I volunteered at a JrFLL expo for K-2nd graders. It was a cute event that the kids love. If you haven't heard of FIRST, then I definitely recommend you check it out. While daylight savings set … Continue reading W…W…W…Wednesday… March 16th