Category: reading

The Greenglass House by Kate Milford

The Greenglass House by Kate Milford

I first heard about The Greenglass House on the What Should I Read Next podcast and was enchanted by Anne Bogel’s brief synopsis. Shortly after her podcast, it was included Anne’s roundup of books to cozy up with this winter and she described it as a wink and a nod to The Phantom Tollbooth, which …

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Weekly Review

Weekly Review

I wasn’t planning on a Tuesday post this week, but here I am: hopped up on tea and ready to write! I thought I’d share a snapshot of last week’s spread in my planner and discuss my productivity for the week. Last week was a great week for me! I had Monday off for a scheduled …

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Weekly Review

Weekly Review

What a strange week! We’re all continuing to get over a cold that knocked us flat last week, but I want to check in on my week’s productivity nonetheless. I’ve been using my Hobonichi Techo Cousin to religiously track my time spent on various goals. I’m not sure if it’s actually going to help me …

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I Was Anastasia by Ariel Lawhon

I Was Anastasia by Ariel Lawhon

Thank you to Netgalley and Doubleday Books for an advanced copy. All opinions are my own. This book is scheduled to be published in March and can be preordered HERE. I remember watching a TV show about the Romanovs when I was a very little girl. It had to be before 1992, because I vividly …

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The Alice Network by Kate Quinn

The Alice Network by Kate Quinn

The Alice Network is a WWII novel that takes place in France, which is my favorite time period and location, so this one was bound to be a winner for me. But please bear with me – I am playing catch up with my posts, so they won’t be as detailed as some of my …

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Third Quarter Reading Update

Third Quarter Reading Update

I was planning to write this at the beginning of October, but it seemed apt to do it now because I’ve met my yearly reading goal! Here’s a quick recap of my reading goals this year: Read 50 books: Completed on September 18! A fun little note is that of the 50 books that I’ve …

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My Fall Reading List – Top Ten Tuesday

My Fall Reading List – Top Ten Tuesday

Happy Tuesday! I’m linking up with the Broke and the Bookish today to share what I’m planning to read this fall! Fall is the perfect reading weather – everything starts to get so cozy and my hibernation mode kicks in. Plus, I want to read creepy books because of the Halloween season, which makes the …

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Saturday Morning Reads

Saturday Morning Reads

Happy Saturday! It is muggy here in New Hampshire, but I hope it’s lovely in your part of the world. I’ve been up doing my morning ritual and am ready to share a few of my favorite links from this week. Anne Bogel shared her 9/11 story in such an honest way. She was on …

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September 2017 QuickLit

September 2017 QuickLit

Hi friends! Today I’m linking up with Anne Bogel at the Modern Mrs. Darcy to share what I’m reading right now. Imagine my surprise when she posted her link up yesterday, a day early! So I feel like I’m handing in a late term paper by getting this post up today. Good thing there aren’t …

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My Favorite Books Since I Started Blogging

My Favorite Books Since I Started Blogging

Happy Tuesday! I’m linking up with the Broke and the Bookish again to share my ten favorite books since I started blogging. I started this blog about a year and a half ago, so it was easy to pore over my bullet journals to find the books that qualify for this category. What wasn’t easy was …

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