My Thoughts on KonMari-ing Your Bookshelf

When the year first began, Netflix released a new show called "Tidying Up With Marie Kondo," a reality TV series where famed organizer Marie Kondo comes to your house and cleans it for you. She uses her very famous method of taking everything out of your closets and shelves, holding up each thing, and asking…

10 Things I Learned About My Reading Life in 2018

2018 was such a great reading year for me. Honestly, I can't get over how great reading was for me. I read so many books and I wrote so many blog posts and made so many friends. I don't say this because I think it's cheesy, but I honestly feel blessed. This year, I plan…

Why I’m Not Reaching My Goal of 100 Books Read This Year

The other day, I took a look at my Goodreads Reading Challenge and I noticed that I'm eight books away from hitting 100 books this year. Wow. I'm honestly surprised and happy for myself. I started off the year with a goal of 50. When I hit that goal, I bumped it up to 75.…

Breakups, Makeups, and Time Heals All Wounds

I recently finished reading The Matchmaker's List by Sonya Lalli and I was floored by how great this book felt. Aside from all the feels I got from this novel, I found myself really resonating with the position Raina found herself in. There are a couple of obvious differences, but I wanted to write about…