2018 Family Book Club Picks

Greetings from a snowed-in Philadelphia (which is in the middle of a Bomb Cyclone)! I hope your 2018 is off to a smashing start with high hopes of success in your resolution endeavors. Last year, my two sisters, mom and I decided to begin a book club to help connect over the distance between us. […]

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2017 Family Book Club Wrap Up

Our very first year as a book club has concluded! We started this book club as a way for my sisters, mom and I to stay connected even with the distance between us through our mutual love of books. We live in Rochester (NY), Pittsburgh (PA), and Philadelphia (PA), all of which are about 5-6 […]

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TBR: October 2017

I have a growing stack of books I have bought, but haven’t read. In an attempt to make a dent in both the books I have lying around and my TBR list, I am going to declare this month OWNtober, which I have seen other bloggers coin. I will put my blinders on and have […]

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TBR: September 2017

Like last month, my TBR is mainly determined by the books that I have checked out from the library. It seems to me that when it rains it pours with library book availability. I can go a whole month without having any of the books I have on hold coming up for me, but then […]

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How I Discover Books to Read

One of my favorite ways to spend my time (other than reading) is looking for new books to read. The amazing thing about literature is the vast sea of possibilities. Sometimes that vast sea can be overwhelming and so I need a place to start sifting through all of the options that are out there. […]

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TBR: What’s on Deck for July 2017

How did I do on my June TBR? So I didn’t do so hot tackling my June TBR List and I think I need to take a new approach to selecting titles I would like to read. I need to pick fewer so I still have the flexibility to add in something at the last […]

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TBR: What’s on Deck for June 2017

My TBR (To Be Read) List is getting unruly. There are 128 books sitting out there waiting to be picked as my next read. Some have been sitting there since 2012! I have a goal this year to pay more attention to the version of myself who deemed a book worthy of being placed on […]

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2017 Family Book Club Picks

  Happy New Year! It is the time of year for fresh starts and big goals. I love the feeling of the first of the new year when I have all the optimism that this will be the year that I will accomplish all of my goals–who knows, maybe I will this year! There is […]

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