...even though I read a great blog post a couple months ago telling bloggers that they shouldn't feel ashamed/guilty that "real life" has gotten in the way of their blogging. (I can't remember where I read it now.) Because yes, while I absolutely love blogging (it's been almost two years now!), I still have a … Continue reading I Feel the Need to Apologize…
This post is several weeks late. I'm still not exactly sure what happened to my time last week (or this weekend), but it seems like I'm running out of time everywhere in my life. (Also, can we switch to a four-day work week? A two-day weekend is not enough time to recover.) Long story short, though, … Continue reading Kami-Con!
Well, Internet, I went and did something on Friday that I have been wanting to do ever since I moved out on my own: I adopted my very own kitty! As backstory, this cat has been living on a friend's porch for several months. I saw her at our X-Wing Christmas party (Steven had to … Continue reading Meet Kiki!
All right. I know I've been MIA for a few weeks now. (Except for that scheduled post from Wednesday, which honestly surprised me when I got a notification from WordPress that my scheduled post had been published. I'd forgotten all about it.) However, I'm back, and I've got a few exciting announcements! FIRST AND FOREMOST, I … Continue reading I’m Not Dead! (+ UPDATESSSS)
A few days ago I came across this post on Dreamy Reads, which details some of the problems with YA fiction. She mentions love triangles and everyone having a boyfriend/girlfriend by the end of a book/series, and getting treated like you're weird if you don't have one by a certain age. I, of course, added … Continue reading The Problem with YA Fiction: Relationships
I need time to slow down. Today is August 31, and I'm foregoing my usual First Impression Friday post in order to write down my thoughts on August. For the record, here's the Post Breakdown for August: Top 5 Tuesdays: Five Bookish Maps Book Tag Thursdays: The Birthday Book Tag Three Bookish Things Tag Book … Continue reading The End of August
This past weekend, I turned 24. I also visited a new city for the very first time - Asheville, North Carolina. Steven's best friend has a vacation condo there, and we were offered the use of it if we would go and make sure everything was in good working order (and we had to meet … Continue reading Travel Diary – Asheville