So.... we by mistake disappeared for two weeks. Oops. But we can explain! We promise! It was school’s fault. That’s it. That’s our explanation. We know that we’ve been in school and blogging before, but apparently, during any type of adjustment period, we sort of drop off the grid? Us when life starts getting busy … Continue reading Life Update // Accidental Hiatus
It is now the second week of September, which means that school has officially started for pretty much everybody. Now, I don’t want to be negative because I really do love learning! But oh gosh, school is stressful. It’s only the third week of my semester and I already have multiple assignments, projects, HW, and … Continue reading Books to Get You into the Back to School Mood!
Recently I was thinking about all the books that I read before they were popular. Now, don’t worry, this isn’t going to be a post all about me bragging about all those books that I was obviously a trend-setter for. Just the opposite in fact. Because while I was thinking, I realized that whenever anyone … Continue reading I Read That Before It Was Cool
Before I started blogging, I didn’t really read that much. I didn’t use Goodreads to keep track of what I read, but I know that the number of books I read was significantly lower than what I read now. Me in High School When I started high school I started reading a lot less. It … Continue reading What Makes Me a Reader
At this point, I’ve posted quite a few blog posts about my picky reading tastes. I don’t like drama, I don’t always read hyped books etc, etc. And I am completely fine sharing those opinions with you on the blog. The problem arises when it comes to reading other people's reviews of individual books. While … Continue reading Do Your Reviews Impact My Reading?
It pains us to say it but summer is coming to an end. We’ve been seeing people all over the blogosphere talk about how they’re starting school, and though we start school later than most (August 27th, woot woot), we live in constant fear of that fast-approaching day. Coincidentally, we both ended up scheduling vacations … Continue reading Vacation! AKA Why We’re Going on Hiatus
On Friday it was National Book Lovers Day, a day when bibliophiles are celebrated, and everyone can openly share their love of books with the world. But that got me thinking, don’t book lovers do that every day? There are millions of people out there who love reading and you can see it all the … Continue reading Bookworm Stereotypes: Fact or Fiction?
Hello and welcome! Today's post is going to be somewhat different because today is Chana's birthday and I'm using that as an excuse to talk about how wonderful she is! There are so many things that Chana noticeably does for our blog, such as how she designs all of our graphics, and how she manages … Continue reading Birthdays and Blogging
I think we can all agree that it’s lots of fun to buy things. More specifically, buying books is fun. Going to the store, perusing the aisles, running your hand on every single spine there is just so you know what the book feels like. All essential parts of shopping for books. But there are … Continue reading Book Buying Habits
Last Friday, the two of us were lucky to attend the second annual Epic Reads Day. We had both been sick the week before and had finals in just a few days, and so quite honestly, the event slipped our minds until just a few days beforehand. But what a day it was! We had … Continue reading Epic Reads Day Recap!