Hi everyone! Today we’re here to give you an update on how we're doing with the challenges we signed up for this year. There are some mixed results, but overall I think we're going pretty well and are on track to complete our goals by the time the year is out! VERA The Book Blog… Continue reading 2020 Challenge Check In: A Mixture of Success and Failure
May has once again been a tumultuous month globally, and not only due to the ongoing COVID-19 disaster. In the introduction to our May Wrap Up, we would like to highlight a handful of current issues: We encourage you to visit blacklivesmatters, where you can find petitions to sign, ways to donate, as well as… Continue reading Bad Books, Great Podcasts and Life Updates in Our May Wrap Up
Hello friends! I've come to love writing these wrap ups not only because they're fun, but also because they remind me that it is the end of the month when time has pretty much lost its meaning. 😅 Don't judge, I've been cooped up inside for weeks - one of the most exciting moments of… Continue reading Great Books, TV Shows and Video Games in Our April Wrap Up
Hello friends! Another month has come to an end, and this one was a weird/terrible one for many of us. 😫 I've been panicking about covid-19 since I read the first article about it back in January, and things have progressively gotten worse since then. I hope you're safe, friends - both health and job-wise.… Continue reading 2020, March: Frightening News, Underwhelming Books and Incredible Music
Hello friends! As per usual, Sabrina and I are here with a wrap up post to share what sort of things we got up to or read during the month of February. It's been a hectic, but fun month for me, and I can't wait to share it all with you! 😊 WHAT WE DID… Continue reading 2020 February: All the Books, Readathons and Fun Times
Is it just me, or did January really feel both like the longest and the shortest month ever? It's been filled with terrible things happening all over the world, though I'm pretty sure we were all hoping for a good start to the new decade. Our fingers are crossed for a brighter February. LIFE Sabrina… Continue reading 2020 January, the Month of New Beginnings and Four Star Reads
Hello everyone, and welcome to a brand new decade! It's kind of weird to say that!? Especially because I'm bad at remembering what year we're in, at least at the beginning of each new year - a case in point, I had this post saved as "2019 Plans" for weeks. 🤦♀️ Either way, we at… Continue reading Plans for 2020, Reading Challenges, and We Have a New Co-Blogger!
Hello friends! I'm still going strong with these wrap ups, and I'm enjoying them more and more! For today, I switched up the format a bit, and I have to say, I really like how it turned out. The beginning of my December revolved around The Phantom of the Opera ...and no one is more… Continue reading 2019 December Wrap Up… I Guess the Decade is Over!?
Hello friends! If you know me at all, you likely know that I read a lot, which is why I opted for making my yearly favorites and least favorites lists bi-yearly in 2019. This means that at the beginning of July, you've already gotten my favorite reads of the first half of the year, and… Continue reading The Best Reads of the Second Half of 2019
Hello friends! The closer we get to the end of the year, the more quickly time seems to fly by. I feel like the month has just started, and yet, when I'm penning these lines, we're already more than halfway through November... which means that the end of the semester is fast approaching, and I'm… Continue reading 2019 November, aka the Month of Mediocre Books and Hey, I Met Leigh Bardugo!