Bringing Lucy home three days early cut short a few of my plans for transitioning from September to October, including my regular monthly Reading Better and Looking Back reflections. Until this past Monday, I hadn’t opened my reading journal in … Continue reading Reading Better | September & October.
Hello friends and welcome to a bookish edition of TGIF for this last September Friday. Thinking about … my Bookshelf60 project (to read sixty books I already owned or had pre-ordered as of May 16 in these last six months before … Continue reading TGIF | Books!
These past few days I’ve had this almost FIFTEEN year old post in my head (when I had to take a prescribed break from running) and somehow forgot I even wrote this one seven-plus years ago (the last time I … Continue reading Celebrating the Other Things.
I added 22 books to my shelves in August (all my 2022 books are shelved here on Goodreads): Here are those short reviews for the four 5-star books (all books I read on the page): Maps of Our Spectacular Bodies … a … Continue reading Reading Better | August.
Whoosh! does anyone else hear these last few days of August whizzing past? or feel the slightest whisper of a coolness in the air? or see the morning sun rising noticeably later? When I purposefully pause, I sense all of … Continue reading TGIF | Late August.
I added 24 books to my shelves in July (all my 2022 books are shelved here on Goodreads): I added five 5-star and six 4-1/2-star books (almost half of the books I read)! Again, I included my short reviews from Instagram for … Continue reading Reading Better | July.
I’m home! not necessarily on east coast time, not at all settled, and still – I’m sitting at my desk, seeing the butterfly bush out the window, hearing golf on the TV in the room behind me. home. That image … Continue reading TGIF | Hello August.
YAY it’s Friday … and a 5th Friday feels special. There are four of them this year (the next one is in September) so they’re not rare, but still, why not celebrate! Thinking about … what to knit next (see … Continue reading TGIF | July’s 5th Friday.
Hello friends and happy Friday! Even though it’s been a week (which at times felt like longer … and at times seemed like just a few days?!) since I’ve posted here, yep, it’s still July. Those daisies above are a … Continue reading TGIF | Still July.
I added 24 books to my shelves in June (all my 2022 books are shelved here on Goodreads): It was an amazing month for stars! FIVE 5-star and TEN 4-1/2-star books! In a different month, those ten books certainly could’ve been full … Continue reading Reading Better | June.