Hello friends! Today's post is going to be a mix of a discussion as well as a reflection about how I've changed as a reader over the past few years. I'm not unique in taking this time to reflect as I've come across several posts with similar themes as I've been catching up on all … Continue reading How Has My Reading Changed?
The blog's official birthday was July 4th, but I wanted to stick to the theme of procrastination and post this blogiversary reflection a few days late! (It was actually just poor planning that led to this post being late. Don't be fooled!) I actually reached out over on Instagram to see if there was anything … Continue reading Reflecting On 4 Years of Blogging
Us book lovers may be stereotyped as introverted loners who would prefer a good book over any form of social interaction, but this is only true 95% of the time. That other 5% of the time, us readers love finding other people we can talk to about books! Books we love, books we hate, books … Continue reading Top 5 Ways to Gain More Bookish Friends
Hello friends! It's been a while, but I'm finally back with a discussion. Part of the reason that I haven't written a discussion post in a while are familiar to you if you've read my more recent wrap ups. I'm busy with school and an internship, and blogging has become something that I struggle to … Continue reading What Does It Take To Write A Blog Post
Hello friends! For a while now I've been wanting to do a blog post on how I blog hop, but something hasn't felt quite right. Sure I could share with you how I find new blogs, and I will, but I just kept feeling that I was missing a key element that was relevant to … Continue reading Why Do I Blog Hop?
Since 2022 has just begun, many of us, including myself, have set ourselves some goals. And if you're a reader (which if you're reading this blog post, you probably are) chances are you've set some reading goals for yourself. Now, I've been reading lots of posts about goals which has helped me spot some common … Continue reading How to Break Into a New Genre
You've already seen that I did pretty decently at the goals I set for 2021. However, I do feel like some of the goals I set, specifically the TBR ones, weren't the most realistic. So for 2022 I tried to be a lot more mindful about the goals I'm setting. I started thinking about my … Continue reading Setting Bookish Goals For 2022
I'm going to save you some time, and just answer this question for you immediately. Did I achieve my 2021 goals? It depends. If it was a blogging goal, chances are I did pretty well! But if it was a reading or TBR goal, chances are that I failed miserably! So let's go into all … Continue reading Did I Achieve My 2021 Bookish Goals?
I've been doing quite a bit of book buying for the past year or so, and of course that got me thinking about the books I buy. Despite the fact that I now buy more books, my criteria for spending my money on a book have not changed. Even my "impulse" purchases are relatively thought … Continue reading My Book Buying Habits
About a month ago I signed up for the blog tour for the Harlequin Desire books coming out this winter! I had actually never read a Harlequin Series book, but knowing how foundational they were in building up the genre, and having seen them around, I was very intrigued when I got the offer to … Continue reading The Bad Boy Experiment ft. Experiments of My Own