Hello, friends! How’s your summer reading going? I can’t believe that we’re almost done with June, but this has been a good book month for me.
I finally picked up a memoir that’s been on my shelves for like TWO YEARS and somehow I never got to it. Which is crazy, because it’s one I was dying to read.
Some of you may know I am a HUGE fan of Gilmore Girls, and by extension Lorelai Gilmore, and of course, by extension, Lauren Graham. I read her memoir, Talking As Fast As I Can, in one sitting on this relaxing Sunday. (I did take a couple of breaks to refill my coffee. Which seems entirely appropriate, considering.)
Continue reading “Book Notes: Talking As Fast As I Can by Lauren Graham”
What’s this? Two posts in a week from me? Well, I read one of this summer’s most popular titles and I had to share it with you!
Did you grow up on the retro summer feel of Dirty Dancing? Do you love family drama that isn’t your own? Then I’ve got a book for you!
Continue reading “Book Notes: Last Summer at the Golden Hotel”
Hi friends! Yes, it’s been a while again… it’s been a busy season here with the highlight being my son’s high school graduation!
How’s your summer reading going? I still haven’t regained my pre-pandemic reading volume, but I’m picking up speed a bit. There are a lot of great books being released over the summer but I’m trying to get through some of my existing TBR stack before I buy any more. Well, before I buy *too* many more, anyway!
A reading habit that always brings me joy is to re-read an old favorite. There are just certain books that stick with you… maybe a beloved childhood book? Or the first book you read by a favorite author? Perhaps a series featuring some memorable characters?
Continue reading “The Joy of Old Favorites”
Hello, reader friends! I have a question for you: is anyone else tired?
I don’t mean tired as in, I got to bed a little late last night. (Though of course, I did.) I mean your entire soul being tired, because 2020 has just taken its toll on everyone.
When we get to this point, we need self-care. It means cutting out whatever you’re able to, and adding in some things that make you happy.
I made a couple decisions this week along those lines… Continue reading “A Little Holiday Reading”
Cozy Mystery fans, this one’s for you!
Even though I’ve branched out on my reading in the past couple of years, I find myself returning again and again to cozy mysteries. They’re fun, intriguing, and I love the cast of characters you generally meet throughout a series!
I took a peek around today to see what cozy titles are coming in the next few weeks, and there are some good ones! Read on to see what should be on your list…
Continue reading “Cozy Up to Fall: Upcoming Cozy Mystery Releases!”