I have to finish books. Maybe not right away, or in the timeline I want to finish a book, but I absolutely must finish a book I start. This philosophy has lead me to books that were an absolute slog. I normally read other books in the mean time, but I will always come back to finish … Continue reading #TBT: That Time I Nearly Bailed on The Terror
I was really lazy this weekend. California is currently in super bloom and my allergies are not about it. I curled up on my couch Saturday praying to the allergy medication gods that they would relieve me of my suffering. The prayers didn't work. Plan B then: I sat on my couch, prayed to the … Continue reading Brutally Honest Book Review: A Man Called Ove & The Werewolf of Bamberg
My niece is the cutest.
I'm coming off of an April HIGH ! That's right y'all! I finally made it to Warner Brother's studio tour in London for my Harry Potter Pilgrimage trip! My husband and I spent two amazing weeks running around Europe, visiting everything Harry Potter, and seeing The Cursed Child live at Palace Theatre! The show exceeded my expectations. … Continue reading May TBR & Europe Recap!
VEGASSSSSS Before I flew down for vacation, one of my superiors and I were talking about how much I love going to Vegas. I told her I was heading down to the city that never sleeps for 4 days with a couple of friends from middle school. She responded with a "You like to go … Continue reading I Think I’m Getting the Fear
We didn't have power for nearly a week in my house. In one of the biggest rain storms in 10 years. In the dead of winter. Lord, help us.
The power is out in my house once again. This is the second time in a month that we've completely lost power without the fix being an easy one. C'est La Vie. My in laws were gracious enough to take me in for the evening. I am trying to charge up all my electronics in their house and then I'll head back out to crash in my bed with my puppers.
My musings over finally finishing The Gunslinger... my least favorite King book to date (that hurt to type).
TBR [Tee-Bee-Are] Verb The to be read book pile (whether a physical book pile or virtual book pile) of a voracious reader. Particularly readers that impulse buy multiple books in one trip and haven't finished their TBR pile from that previous impulse book haul. Like myself
Thank goodness dumpster fire 2016 is over. I apologize if it was a great year for you because 2016 was tough on me. I lost my dear Aunt and one of my all-time favorite actors passed away Alan Rickman). Politics ruined all things fun, something I only thought studying Anthropology could do.... I was so … Continue reading Bookish Resolutions
My husband and I rarely get days off together. He works in the service industry and I work for a nonprofit. This weekend he was finally able to get Saturday and Sunday off. On a whim Friday night, we decided to book a room and head to the beach for a day.
I start blogs, or have a blog idea, every. other. day...