2021 · Book Review · In-Person Book Club · WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday: January 20, 2021

Can’t believe we’re halfway through the week! Hope everyone is enjoying their week so far! WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. To participate, just answer the following three questions: 1. What are you currently reading? Currently, I’m reading three books. Two of which will be ongoing reads; I will…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: January 20, 2021

2021 · Book Review · History · Nonfiction

Book Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey by Fiona Carnarvon

Title: Lady Almina and the Real Downton AbbeyAuthor: Fiona Carnarvon Pages: 320 Genre: Non-Fiction, Biography, History Publication Date: December 27, 2011 (Original: January 1, 1994)Publisher: Broadway Books Current Countess of Carnarvon tells the historical events that has inspired the show, Downton Abbey. She speaks of Lady Almina who married young to Lord Carnarvon and eventually…… Continue reading Book Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey by Fiona Carnarvon

Book Review · WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday: January 13, 2021

Happy Wednesday! I’m back with weekly WWW Wednesdays! I’m excited to think about what I’m reading and what will I be reading next. Hope you all are enjoying some really great books! WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. To participate, just answer the following three questions: 1. What are…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: January 13, 2021

Book Review · My Year in Books

My Year in Books – 2020

Unfortunately, I did not make my targeted goal for 2020. I was well on my way, but then baby came along and took up a lot of my time. It was really challenging to find time for myself. Obviously, there isn’t any regret because we love our little one and I wouldn’t trade him for…… Continue reading My Year in Books – 2020

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My Book Bucket List: January/February 2021 Book Poll Closed + Winner

My last poll is done and my next book has been chosen! Unfortunately, this was back in summer 2020 😳. Since becoming a first-time mama late July 2020, I didn’t have the chance to look and see what book was chosen as my next read, but now I’m more able to! The results are in:…… Continue reading My Book Bucket List: January/February 2021 Book Poll Closed + Winner

2021 · Book Review · Nonfiction · Parenting

Book Review: The Happiest Baby on the Block by Harvey Karp

Title: The Happiest Baby on the BlockAuthor: Harvey Karp Pages: 320 Genre: Non-Fiction, Parenting, Self-Help Publication Date: May 28, 2002Publisher: Bantam In Dr. Karp’s book, he discusses the ways in which new parents can help soothe their newborns during the first few months of baby’s lives, even through the toughest of times. This was a…… Continue reading Book Review: The Happiest Baby on the Block by Harvey Karp

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Hiatus Status: I’m Back + Yearly Goal

Hello everyone! It has been a while since I last posted something on my blog. Explanation? I became a mama for the first time 🥰 I knew it was hard work, but nothing really prepared me for how exhausting, draining, and challenging it is to be a mama, especially for the first few months of…… Continue reading Hiatus Status: I’m Back + Yearly Goal