Late Night Friday Reads 9/18/15

Posted September 18, 2015 by MC in Friday Reads / 0 Comments
Late Night Friday Reads 9/18/15

Welcome to another installment of Late Night Friday Reads. I am lucky enough to start my workday at noon, but that means that my weekend starts a heck of a lot later than everyone else I know. But my weekend is finally here and it is time to talk about books! The first book that I really need to start this weekend is The Pirate’s Wish by Cassandra Rose Clarke (Goodreads). I […]

My Hogwarts Letter Finally Arrived!!! | #AVeryHarryHalloween Announcement

Posted September 18, 2015 by MC in Bookish Thoughts / 2 Comments
My Hogwarts Letter Finally Arrived!!! | #AVeryHarryHalloween Announcement

Today, after years and years of waiting, my Hogwarts acceptance letter finally arrived!!! The owl got a little lost on its way across the Atlantic Ocean, but it finally made it! Ok, so maybe I didn’t get an actual letter….but today I finalized my plans for my first trip to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando!!!!! I have been wishing I could visit this theme park since the […]

Top 5 Wednesday 9/16/15: Top 5 Books with Mental Health / Illness TBR

Posted September 16, 2015 by MC in Top 5 Wednesday / 2 Comments
Top 5 Wednesday 9/16/15:  Top 5 Books with Mental Health / Illness TBR

Top 5 Wednesday was created by Lainey at gingerreadslainey. To check out everyone in the T5W family, click here! I love this week’s topic not only because it is something that we should all read and talk about, but also because it is pushing me out of my comfort zone. I really haven’t read very many books that deal with mental health and illness, so I didn’t feel like I could put […]

Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award

Posted September 13, 2015 by MC in Tags / 6 Comments
Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award

I was nomiated by Anette at Anette Reads, so thanks Anette! Anettte has recently started blogging and she is already jumping right into the blogging community…so go check out her blog and show her some love! Rules: Thank the blogger who nominated you and link their website Use the award logo in your post Answer the 10 questions provided by the blogger who tagged you Nominate 10 bloggers Ask them […]

Late Night Friday Reads 9/11/15

Posted September 11, 2015 by MC in Friday Reads / 0 Comments
Late Night Friday Reads 9/11/15

Welcome to my first installment of Late Night Friday Reads. The one bad thing about starting my work day at noon is that my weekend starts a heck of a lot later than everyone else I know. But my weekend is finally here and it is time to talk about books! I’m so excited because my reading progress has been totally awesome this month! [Knock on wood….don’t want to jinx […]

Top 5 Wednesday 9/9/15: Top 5 Favorite Things About Blogging

Posted September 9, 2015 by MC in Top 5 Wednesday / 2 Comments
Top 5 Wednesday 9/9/15: Top 5 Favorite Things About Blogging

Top 5 Wednesday was created by Lainey at gingerreadslainey. To check out everyone in the T5W family, click here! I am still very new to this whole blogging thing, but I have been loving every second of it! There is still a ton that I am learning and lots of things that I want to be able to do in the future, but for right now, I am really enjoying the experience! […]

Review: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz

Posted September 6, 2015 by MC in Book Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe tells the story of a young teenage boy named Aristotle, beginning in the summer between his sophomore and junior year of high school. Ari doesn’t feel like he has any friends, and he always seems to be angry, yet he doesn’t understand why. One day he meets Dante, […]

Top 5 Wednesday 9/2/15: Top 5 Favorite Fictional Cities

Posted September 2, 2015 by MC in Top 5 Wednesday / 2 Comments
Top 5 Wednesday 9/2/15: Top 5 Favorite Fictional Cities

Top 5 Wednesday was created by Lainey at gingerreadslainey. To check out everyone in the T5W family, click here! There are tons of fictional cities that I would love to have the pleasure of exploring. I can think of quite a lot of cities that I love, but I had to narrow down my list to just five for this post. You may notice a trend in the cities that I want […]

August 2015 Wrap Up & Mini Reviews

Posted September 1, 2015 by MC in Wrap Ups / 0 Comments
August 2015 Wrap Up & Mini Reviews

  Well, August was an insane month. I participated in two readathons and three readalongs in August and had a big work trip. I’m not entirely sure how I managed to read as much as I did (I think it was through sheer force of will). I ended up starting to feel a bit burnt out by the end of the month, so I slowed down my reading drastically and […]