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The Pains of Catching Up

Returning to book blogging is hard work! There are so many tiny little tasks that need to be accomplished - updating a neglected Goodreads account, remembering the rhythm of memes, remembering how to even use wordpress, reconnecting with old friends with my tail between my legs, etc. It's a reminder of how much work I put… Continue reading The Pains of Catching Up

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The Simple Things in Life Are Saving Me

The news cycle is unrelenting. I find myself getting lost in the endless loop of Twitter - the same heartbreaking news stories and pictures, with several hundred different outraged people attached to them. My heart breaks with every scroll through social media. My outrage at America's willingness to vote a miscreant into office is renewed… Continue reading The Simple Things in Life Are Saving Me

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February 26 – March 4 Hobonichi Layout and Updates!

  Good evening, dear friends! I hope this Monday hasn't been too tough on you. I'm here tonight to share last week's hobonichi spread and a few other highlights from my week. I've been trying to take more pictures over the last week to share with you all. One of my favorite blogs is Posie… Continue reading February 26 – March 4 Hobonichi Layout and Updates!

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Hobonichi Weekly layouts, Feb 5-11 & Feb 12-18

  Through all of my malaise, I neglected to post a couple of weeks of my hobonichi layouts! I won't show you last week's because it is basically empty but I did a good job of keeping up with them the previous two weeks. I won't go through all of my goals line by line… Continue reading Hobonichi Weekly layouts, Feb 5-11 & Feb 12-18