Lucky in Love follows our main protagonist Maddie, a high school senior who’s only goal in life is to study hard enough to not only get into a great college, but to also get a decent sized scholarship. Maddie’s dad lost his job and things in the family have been tough ever since. Her brother … Continue reading Book Review: Lucky in Love
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 … Continue reading An October in Portland
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 … Continue reading What to Read this Fall
Glossier: A New Cult Classic?
In the past year, while attempting to keep up with current beauty and fashion trends (note the word *attempt*) and have noticed the brand Glossier taking the beauty industry by storm. Known for their minimalist approach and clean aesthetic design, Glossier prides themselves in putting skincare first and makeup second, even keeping their makeup options … Continue reading Glossier: A New Cult Classic?
Recent Reads- May 2017
Hello! I'm happy to share that I have finally kicked my reading slump and have finished three books in the past week. All the sunny, warm weather has me in a binge reading mood, so instead of me just babbling about nothing, let's jump right into the reviews! A Court of Mist and Fury by … Continue reading Recent Reads- May 2017
Morgan Matson Book Giveaway
Hey all! I'm pleased to announce that I am hosting my very first book giveaway! All this warm weather has had me itching to start reading some cute contemporary books. And as I've mentioned in plenty of posts before, Morgan Matson is the QUEEN of Summer reads. I wanted to share the love and am … Continue reading Morgan Matson Book Giveaway
Top Five Wednesday: Summer Reads
I'm back today with yet another T5W! This weeks topic is... Summer Reads "The weather is heating up (for half of the world), so what books remind you of summer and are your quintessential summer reads?" When I saw this weeks topic posted, I was ecstatic. Although, because I have so many books to choose … Continue reading Top Five Wednesday: Summer Reads
Happy Monday! I hope you're starting this week off well caffeinated (or decaffeinated for those like myself with caffeine sensitivities), basically I hope you're reading this with your choice beverage in hand and ready to kill it this week. Can you believe it's already the second week of May? I keep getting all these Facebook … Continue reading Monday Musings
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 … Continue reading Top Five Wednesday