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 […]

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 […]

A Series of Unfortunate Events Read-a-long On Tumblr

http://literatureloveaffair.tumblr.com/post/98096920334/if-you-have-not-read-anything-about-the-baudelaire I’m a little late in joining this read-a-long, only recently came across it while scrolling through Tumblr. Lemony Snicket has forever been one of my favorites, the Boudelaire children favorite characters! Thinking of getting Katie involved as part of home school curriculum. I’m joining the read-a-long at Book 5, The Austere Academy, but will […]