2018 Bookish Stats

I think this may be the first year I’ve ever done a bookish stats for the year. I’ve always seen people do it, but historically I’ve been terrible at keeping track of my reading aside from Goodreads. Well, my lovely readers, 2018 was the FIRST year I consistently kept a book journal tracking all of […]

Hello January 2019

If you can believe it, it’s already 2019! Time definitely flew by! Reflecting back on 2018, it was actually quite the year. A lot of big things happened at work. I traveled to Disney World. I also had a fantastic year of reading. I hit my Goodreads goal! (I’ll recap my 2018 reading in a […]

My Audiobook Experience

Recently, I’ve been starting to venture into audiobooks. (Thank goodness for Overdrive!) I’ve always wanted to try audiobooks because I like the idea of listening to audiobooks as I do mundane chores and tasks. However, I have also been hesitant because I knew the success of an audiobook would greatly depend on the narrator, and […]

It’s December, Guys!

To be honest, I’m surprised by how fast this year went by. I absolutely can’t believe it’s December already. On one hand, I’m excited to start fresh with a new year, but on the other hand, I don’t feel like I accomplished all that much this year. I am excited to set some new goals […]

Hello November!

I can’t believe it’s November already. That means only two more months until 2019. November brings a lot of holidays and the elections for the United States. I’m ready to see some change in our government, and I’m more than ready to eat lots of pie on Thanksgiving. (Who cares about turkey? Just give me […]

Shop Spotlight: Literary Book Gifts

Note: All items photographed in this post were items purchased at a discount with my own money. All thoughts and opinions are my own. With the holiday season on the way, I think a lot of us are thinking about what to get for our friends, family, coworkers, etc. Well, may I recommend Literary Book […]

Hello Fall! It’s October!

It’s a new month, and fall is now upon us. We don’t feel the effects of fall much here in Hawaii, but I am very excited for some cooler temperatures. ­čÖé My most favorite thing about fall is the start of prime-time tv shows! I’m excited to watch some of my favorites like NCIS, the […]

Hello September!

It’s September guys! How are you all doing? I’m just hopping on here really quick to share a couple of September book releases I’m excited for. I was hoping to share more, but this Labor Day holiday weekend turned out to be a bit more busy than anticipated. I actually should be headed to work […]

Quotes from Codex Alera Series by Jim Butcher

I recently finished reading the six book series┬áCodex Alera by Jim Butcher. It was a fantastic fantasy series with tons of action (there are quite a few wars that occur) and also some great quotes. I highly recommend reading it! I notated my favorite quotes in my book journal and thought I’d share a few […]

It’s August!

Summer is definitely here! It’s absoultely hot in Hawaii, and it seems like the weather is pretty crazy all across the norhtern hemisphere. July ended on a crazy note for me. I went on a work trip and had one of my worst experiences with filght situations yet. I haven’t read much since leaving for […]