Diversify YOUR Reading, Not Just Your Kids’

The windchill where I live in Wisconsin is -55F right now, and I'm on my 3rd day of being housebound with 3 kids and 2 dogs - what better time to FINALLY write this post that has been percolating for weeks?? I have long been on a mission to diversify the shelves in my school … Continue reading Diversify YOUR Reading, Not Just Your Kids’

Fifty Shades of CALM DOWN

(CONTEXT: I asked on Instagram in my stories in a poll if I should read Fifty Shades of Grey since I never had - and things BLEW UP.) Rating: 3 STARS Wow. I honestly thought reading Pride and Prejudice this year would be my literary accomplishment, but nope. This was it. The one I tore … Continue reading Fifty Shades of CALM DOWN

Favorite Romances Read in 2018

Yes, ANOTHER list of favorites! I'm not sure if I'll be sharing ALL genres this year, or just highlighting a few and then linking to a list of the rest. We shall see! I couldn't skip out on the most fun genre in my reading life, though - it's the genre that brings me the … Continue reading Favorite Romances Read in 2018

A Memorial Day Comfort Read on Frolic.Media

Hello, bookish friends! I'm sharing my thoughts about Memorial Day and a comfort read recommendation on Frolic.media today ~ please do join me over there! If you have missed any of my other Frolic pieces, why not check those out too?  

Books for Your Royal Wedding Hangover on Frolic.media

Okay, fine. That's not the actual post title over there, BUT it's totally how a lot of us feel right now! If you're looking to follow up your royal wedding weekend with some honeymoon and just-married love, head on over to my post on Frolic.media for my recs! If you have missed any of my … Continue reading Books for Your Royal Wedding Hangover on Frolic.media

Wedding Planner Romances on Frolic.Media

I have another roundup over at Frolic.media today, and this time it is all about one of my very favorite subgenres ~ wedding planner romances! And of course we tied it in with the royal wedding because.......ROYAL WEDDING. Head on over and take a look, and if you haven't read any of these yet, I … Continue reading Wedding Planner Romances on Frolic.Media

The Books That Made Me Fall in Love with Romance on Frolic.Media

Yup, I'm throwing us back to the 90's, my friends! Head on over to my new post on Frolic.media to read about the books that started my love for this genre! Also, I have a giveaway open over on Instagram (open through 5 am CST on 5/9/18) ~ you should really check that out too...... … Continue reading The Books That Made Me Fall in Love with Romance on Frolic.Media

5 Books to Read in April on Frolic

I AM SO EXCITED!!! I have recently signed on to write bookish features for the new site Frolic and my very first piece is live today ~ 5 Books to Read in April for a New Beginning. Right now I have committed to 2 pieces per month, so stay tuned for all of them as they publish! … Continue reading 5 Books to Read in April on Frolic

My Life As a Pop Album by LJ Evans

Thanks to the author for providing me with copies of both books in this post for review purposes! I was so happy when she reached out to me on Twitter - these connections as a reviewer mean the world to me, but in no way influence my opinions of the books I read. You guys. … Continue reading My Life As a Pop Album by LJ Evans

No Single Book Defines Me

I just inhaled a book between last night at 8 pm and this morning at 8 am and haven't stopped raving about it since. It's a romance. And it's written around the songs of a country/pop artist. And all the characters are White. And it's COUNTRY. And it's sappy and sentimental and sometimes overly dramatic. … Continue reading No Single Book Defines Me