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Book Chat: Yellow Owl Workshop’s Make It Yours

Happy Monday! It stormed all weekend long and I managed to curl up with a book and a cup of tea during a naptime or two, which puts me in the mood for some book chat. Today’s book would be perfect inspiration for a rainy weekend! Next up… Yellow Owl Workshop’s Make It Yours: Patterns and… Continue reading Book Chat: Yellow Owl Workshop’s Make It Yours

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Basket of Books: 6 Months Old

Peek inside Amelia’s basket to see what books we are loving right now! Due to my love of children’s literature (and book hoarding), Amelia had a library of picture books before she was even born. Reading aloud to my baby is something I’ve looked forward to for a long time, so Amelia has been enjoying… Continue reading Basket of Books: 6 Months Old

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Book Chat: Portrait Revolution

Monday morning is the perfect time for some book chat, right? Next up… Portrait Revolution: Inspiration from Around the World for Creating Art in Multiple Mediums and Styles, by Julia L. Kay “From doodles to digital, from oils to inks, variety abounds at Julia Kay’s Portrait Party.” Start date: 3/30/2017 Finish date: 4/3/2017 Genre: Non-Fiction Format: Paperback Source: Blogging… Continue reading Book Chat: Portrait Revolution

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March 2017 Reading Log

March seemed like a full month, even though nothing major happened and I can’t pinpoint exactly what made it feel that way. Maybe because it was full of transitions: winter to spring weather with snow one weekend and 80 degree temps the next, figuring out some medical stuff with a new infusion schedule, thinking about… Continue reading March 2017 Reading Log

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Book Chat: Harvest

Another Monday morning book review for you! One of my goals this year is to review more books, especially through the Blogging for Books platform. This is review #4 so far, which is the total number of books I reviewed for BfB in 2016, so the bar is set high 🙂 Next up… Harvest: Unexpected… Continue reading Book Chat: Harvest

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Blogging for Books Review: The Underground Culinary Tour

After the last few weeks of visiting with family, I’m feeling a bit sad to be all by my lonesome again. Of course, I’m never alone since Amelia is here with me, but even she is bored more easily when it’s just the two of us. She wants to know what happened to her fan… Continue reading Blogging for Books Review: The Underground Culinary Tour

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2017 Reading Challenge: First Quarter Update

This year I’ve joined Modern Mrs. Darcy’s Reading Challenge, and somehow we’ve reached the ides of March already! It seems like a good time to check in and see how the Reading for Fun challenge is going. Checked Off: A book set somewhere you’ve never been but would like to visit: In the Woods by Tana French… Continue reading 2017 Reading Challenge: First Quarter Update