If you are hand-making a lot of items, doing tons of laundry, or cleaning all the rooms this season, chances are you are diverting your “bored to tears” mind with media. That’s how I keep a good-ish attitude with my never ending list of to-do’s. You will probably take notice from my list that I… Continue reading Distraction from Chores: My Current Entertainment (Books & Shows)
I’m Almost Done with Outlander Series😭
I'm on the last book of the Outlander Series and I am excited, terrified, & sad. The last book made me cry when one of the characters of the book died, that's how attached I feel to the characters at this point. Each book contains so many stories. It feels like you get so much… Continue reading I’m Almost Done with Outlander Series😭
It Ends With Us: A Quick Review
I had no idea what kind of book It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover was when I started it. I mainly read fantasy, historical fiction, or sci-fi because I want my entertainment to feel really different from my own life. Occasionally I will pick up something different on recommendation, or just because I've ended… Continue reading It Ends With Us: A Quick Review
Are Plants Seducing Us to Further Their Own Species?
After listening to this audiobook I am certain they are and that certain plants have been extremely successful at manipulating us humans. This book is a fun and thoughtful journey through the more recent history of a few very popular plants the apple, the tulip, the potato, and marijuana. I had no idea that apples… Continue reading Are Plants Seducing Us to Further Their Own Species?
The Kids Books I Can’t Live Without
Check out the Usborn books I thought were special enough I had to have them! So my Usborn party was supposed to close tonight at midnight which you will hear in my video but it's been extended. For how long you say? I didn't ask, so if you want to order sooner is better than… Continue reading The Kids Books I Can’t Live Without
FB Parties Aren’t My Thing, So Why Did I Host a Usborn Book Party?
My kids are loving their Usborn books, so while I don't necessarily love having Facebook parties I do love shining a light on great kids books that are entertaining and educational. So I have tried or at least looked into just about every direct sales business on the market and these days there are plenty!… Continue reading FB Parties Aren’t My Thing, So Why Did I Host a Usborn Book Party?
Easy Dollar Tree Hand-Sewing Craft for Kids “Hanging Doormouse Cat Toy”
My daughter found this book at the local library and instantly thought to make the Hanging "Doormouse" project for her best friend who is a fellow cat-lover. *Sewing involves pointy objects so sew at your own risk and make sure you discuss safety with your proteges (young ones).* As a parent I really enjoyed this… Continue reading Easy Dollar Tree Hand-Sewing Craft for Kids “Hanging Doormouse Cat Toy”
Do All Readers & Writers Know About Wattpad?
I generally assume that I am the last to find out about things these days. It's not something to be proud of but it's not something to beat myself up over either. I have a busy life and I not only spend a lot of time on my own interests, I keep up with many… Continue reading Do All Readers & Writers Know About Wattpad?
How to Follow your Dreams when you Feel Stuck
Am I a great artist? Not on your life! The biggest compliment I've ever received on something art related is that I am a champ at pictionary! You need a slap-dash drawing of some recognizable object in 30 seconds? Well I'm your gal! Have you ever felt like you don't have the skills to take… Continue reading How to Follow your Dreams when you Feel Stuck
Big Magic for Creators, Efficient Personal Development, & Last Minute Digital Gifts for Book Lovers
If you have ever struggled with finding inspiration, or keeping, it this book will change your life! I don't like to make promises because people are different, and it's hard to please everyone, but I feel like all creatives can benefit from the wisdom in this book. Whether you actually read it, or listen... (Digital… Continue reading Big Magic for Creators, Efficient Personal Development, & Last Minute Digital Gifts for Book Lovers
Harry Potter Gift Ideas & More!
In honor of being able to watch all the Harry Potter movies for free on Peacock until Halloween, I decided to see what cool Harry Potter items I could find on Amazon. So now our Potter marathon has started, and yours can too! Your welcome!! So my Harry Potter fandom started when I received a… Continue reading Harry Potter Gift Ideas & More!
Showing Love with a Book Series & How to Avoid Borrowing & Lending Books
Spreading some love by ordering a book series that other family members love. So while under quarantine we have made sure to follow the rules and only go out when necessary. Today my niece and nephew are here because their mom needed someone to watch them during a prenatal appointment. My daughter is an avid… Continue reading Showing Love with a Book Series & How to Avoid Borrowing & Lending Books