You know you're a bookworm when your to-be-read pile is overtaking your nightstand. Update on the books pictured in the photograph: In The Woods, Tana French - my first Tana French book! I really enjoyed it, I'm still thinking about the plot and the characters. I will definitely be picking up more of her books … Continue reading #138 Bookworm Problems.
In keeping with my new year's resolution, I managed to read nine (9!!) books this month. Off to a great start so far! Thanks to the cold temperatures, many nights were spent snuggled on the couch in front of the fireplace, hot tea and a good book in my hand. I absolutely loved "Eleanor Oliphant … Continue reading #128 This Month in Books.
I am back after some much-needed time away. It felt good to unplug, especially during the holidays, to be present with my family and focus on all the joy and the fun the holiday season can bring. This year brings a lot of planning. My husband's 40th birthday is this year, and I want to … Continue reading #121 New Year, New Resolutions.
I started this book last night, and I'm almost halfway through, it's that good. It's a memoir written by a man whose family is from the hills of Appalachia. It's a very candid look on the lives of people he grew up with, how his grandparents escaped poverty, and how he rose from a disadvantaged … Continue reading #18 Hillbilly Elegy.
There's a bookstore in a part of town that I never get to visit, and it's been on my list for awhile now to go and check out. I even follow their Instagram account (yes, nerd alert, I'm that person). Well, today was the day I got to finally see this place. As soon as … Continue reading #17 Bookstore.