Monthly Archives: August 2016

30 Day Challenge Update

I missed 2 days out of thirty so I would say I was partially successful with this latest challenge. I say partially because I didn’t write a book review. I re-posted a review from my old blog…but didn’t come up … Continue reading

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Book Budget?

I have a monthly book budget, and it’s a pretty generous one. I totally demolished it during August but I figure since I came in below budget several months throughout the year, that it was ok. I do feel some … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday She-Ra!

My munchkin turned 9 today. But I’m kind of sad. Max’ birthday was August 15th, so I always did something on the 22nd, a two for one deal. I’ll give her a treat later in the week, when I feel … Continue reading

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Week in Review: Aug 22 – 28

I posted yesterday about having a book hangover. It’s still the case because I chose a book to read but haven’t gotten into it yet. I honestly believe that my lack of reading is stress related. And that stress won’t … Continue reading

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Book Hangover

I’ve had a book hangover twice this week. I read the Hating Game by Sally Thorne and really enjoyed it. It took me 2 days to pick up A Promise of Fire by Amanda Bouchet. I finished that book on … Continue reading

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Canadian Book Confession

So I’ve heard that Anne of Green Gables was being updated and will be streamed on Netflix. And my reaction? Meh. I have to confess I never read the books growing up or even watched the show. LOL

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Suicide Squad

So I finally went to see it. And it was okay. I mean, I’m not expecting Oscar performances. I wanted some action and SS delivered. But honestly? I thought it was a hot mess of a plot. And Slipknot!! Love … Continue reading

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Rock Wednesday

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Rewatching GoT

So I’m rewatching GoT from the beginning with my mom. She’d always been interested and they started playing it on tv from the beginning. Tonight, we got to episode 9 of season 1. Where the first shocking death happens. As … Continue reading

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Self-Published vs. Traditional Publishing

Looking back at my reads for 2016 so far, half of the books I read were self-published. It’s almost a 50-50 split. I think that’s so remarkable. What about you? Do you track who the publishers are? Have you embraced … Continue reading

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