An October in Portland

An October in Portland

October is finally here! This month is arguably my favorite in the entire year. I love love love the crisp air, crunchy leaves and gorgeous foliage colors. Growing up and living in Portland has made me grateful for the fact that we truly get to experience a cliche'd October. Whether you're local or just planning [...]

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What to Read this Fall

What to Read this Fall

I don't know about everyone else, but once the leaves start changing, my reading tastes shift to something a bit more on the darker side. Gone are my desires for breezy romantic contemporaries, and in comes the taste for mysteries, thrillers, and more horror themed books. It could be the fact that I generally tend [...]

Sip into Summer

Sip into Summer

I don't know about anyone else, but for me, I like to think of Memorial Day weekend as the kickoff to Summer. It's usually when the PNW rain starts to say its goodbyes and the warm weather and sunshine makes its grand arrival. Here in Portland, this weekend is supposed to be a total scorcher [...]

Top Five Wednesday

Top Five Wednesday

I was recently watching one of my favorite Booktuber's (Jordyn from J. Bookish) and she started talking about something called "Top Five Wednesdays". This is a group on Goodreads where the moderators come up with different topics for your "Top Five" bookish lists. Each week, everyone does a video or blog post on the previously [...]