Book Review: Deep Work

I've really been on the self-help hype lately, can't explain it. Maybe I'm going for a whole new mindset on the career side of life at the moment. Who knows. I first heard about Deep Work from listening to Cal Newport on a TedTalk. (Side Note: Listening to TedTalks on playlists at work is a... Continue Reading →


Book Review: I Was Anastasia

This book is actually one I DNF-ed. But I'm going to talk about it anyway. I Was Anastasia by Ariel Lawhon begins with Ana Anderson, a woman in a lawsuit trying to prove she is Anastasia Romanov. I requested this book on NetGalley since I'm always a fan of Romanov history. Why, I don't know.... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Crooked Kingdom

Oh my heart. If you have followed my blog over the past two months, you know that I absolutely loved Six of Crows. It was a badass, dark tale of outlaws who accomplished the impossible, only to be double crossed. Now Kaz and his gang of thugs are out for their revenge, but it won't... Continue Reading →

IT Reading Project

Call me weird, crazy, stupid for attempting to read this. I'm terrified. Not just because of the content, but the shear mass of book this is. I've known about IT for a while and the trauma it caused the country in its relationship to clowns. I've seen pictures from the old movie and clips and... Continue Reading →

August 2018 Wrap Up

August was a slow reading month. I didn't read must in the first couple weeks, but then I exploded with audiobooks and working on that library stack. And a bunch of book reviews that have been waiting to be posted. You Need a Budget by Jesse Mechem Dragon Teeth by Michael Crichton Crooked Kingdom by... Continue Reading →

Book Review: You Need A Budget

I studied business in school and even went through Financial Peace University, but let me tell you one thing - I am terrible with money. In part, I think it's due to the fact that I never owned my own car, didn't have a job til I was in college, and never actually lived completely... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Reflections

I am quite ashamed at how long it has taken me to read this book. But I partly blame my husband for moving this tiny book and I recently found it. This book is for those who are struggling. If you are struggling with a mental illness, with heartbreak, with yourself, this little book of... Continue Reading →

WWW Wednesday: August 22, 2018

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme, hosted by Sam at Taking On a World of Words. Visit her blog to take a look, and get involved too if you can, even if you don’t have a blog yourself – as she says, you can leave your answers in the post comments. I’d love to see your answers... Continue Reading →

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