Bout of Books – Day 1 Challenge

Bookish Survey from Writing My Own Fairytale. Questions: 1.  How do you organize your bookshelves? Ha! Organize? I am so bad at organization! I have so many shelves throughout my small house that are just piled with books, music, and DVD’s. (Piles on the floors and on dressers and nightstands too)  Yes, I know it’s […]

TreesofReverie Read-A-Thon Day 3

Happy Australia Day Sarah and all of Australia!  Day 3 Bookish Challenge – Australian Authors (A Wish List of Books) Treesofreverie My favorite… Kate Morton, Kate Morton and Kate Morton! Did I mention Kate Morton?? I am absolutely in love with The Forgotten Garden, my first Kate Morton novel. The storytelling powers of this lovely […]

Treesofreverie Read-a-Thon Day 2

72 Hour Read-a-Thon Bookish Challenge and Progress Update Pick A book you would like to see made into a film: The Witching Hour by Anne Rice. I have read The Witching Hour three times and every time I read it I insert actors and actresses I love into the roles.  I have envisioned this movie […]

Treesofreverie Read-a-Thon 1/24 – 1/26

Day 1 – Jan. 24 Unfortunately, but fortunately… I know contradiction right? Nonetheless, my sick day left me curled up in bed wth my kitty and a large mug of tea and Divergent by Veronica Roth. For the first time in quite awhile I finished a book in a day. I’ve been reading a lot […]

Bout of Books 12 Challenge from Day Dreamers Thoughts

Bout of Books 12 Daily Challenge from A Daydreamers Thoughts – Rewrite the Story Choose a book on your To Be Read Pile and use that title to write your own story (250-500 words) that has nothing to do with the actual story. I chose The Diviners by Libba Bray Evie O’Neill has been exiled […]

Joining The Classics Club

So here is a perfect long term reading challenge for me to take part in! When making my 2015 resolutions my reading resolution was very near the top, second only to my family resolutions. I am very intent on minimizing my television/movie time and increasing my written word time. I’ve started partcipating in a number […]

Bout of Books Challenge – Day 3

It’s day 3 of the Bout of Books Read-A-Thon and my challenge today comes from Writing My Own Fairytale. The Challenge – Character Coupling – Take two charcters from two different books and put them together. After some deliberation I think I’m going to go with… Luna Lovegood from Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling (and) […]

Parenting Reading Challenge Hosted by Single Mommy Blog

Reading is perhaps my biggest goal/resolution for 2015. Looking back on 2014 I find that I spent too much time with television and movies and not enough time with my reading goals. I began home schooling my freshman daughter for the 2014/2015 school year and with that has come a huge amount of studying, information […]