Blogmas Day 17: Ideal Secret Santa Gifts

If you’re participating in a Secret Santa activity for your job, it can be truly overwhelming to figure out what to buy for your person. The task to choose a gift throughout the week for $5-10 a day (the price of the last day may vary), can feel scary! It doesn’t need to be though.Continue reading “Blogmas Day 17: Ideal Secret Santa Gifts”

Blogmas Day 16: Favorite Drinks During the Holidays

In this post I will write about my favorite drinks during the holiday season! During this time anything with hints of Winter hits the spot. I’m only posting my non-alcoholic favorites in this post. I will share favorite alcoholic drinks in another entry! Here are some of my faves: —Gingerbread Latte —Chestnut Praline Latte —AppleContinue reading “Blogmas Day 16: Favorite Drinks During the Holidays”

Goodreads Monday: December 16

I’m taking part in Goodreads Monday. This was started by Lauren’s Page Turners, in which you choose a book listed on your Goodreads TBR and talk about it. This week’s post: Lost Souls by Poppy Z. Brite Synopsis: At a club in Missing Mile, N.C., the children of the night gather, dressed in black, lookingContinue reading “Goodreads Monday: December 16”

Blogmas Day 15: 3rd Sunday of Advent

Today marks the 3rd Sunday of Advent. In my Advent calendar, quotes reflect an angel communicating to Mary that she is expecting a son. The angel also visits Joseph to appease him, that the joyous event of Christ’s birth is coming. This continues a time of deep reflection, yet there is a glimmer of excitementContinue reading “Blogmas Day 15: 3rd Sunday of Advent”

Sunday Sentence: December 15

I’m participating in David Abrams’s ‘Sunday Sentence‘ project, sharing the best sentence I’ve read during the past week, ‘out of context and without commentary’. ‘Mrs. Jenkins had not yet discovered the convenience of ordering books on Amazon–and for that she deserved to be worshiped’. Source: ‘Christmas by Accident’ by Camron Wright

‘Rewritten’ by Tara Gilboy/A Review

‘Rewritten’ by Tara GilboyBook 2 in Unwritten seriesPublisher: North Star Editions/Jolly Fish PressGenre: Middle GradeRelease Date: April 7, 2020 My Thoughts: I received a complimentary copy of ‘Rewritten’ through NetGalley, in exchange for an honest review. My love of reading began at a very young age, and I would constantly imagine taking part of theContinue reading “‘Rewritten’ by Tara Gilboy/A Review”

Blogmas Day 14: Winter Books for Children

Winter begins in a matter of days, yet snow has already fallen in my area in central New Jersey. Students at my job have already begun asking about Winter, since naturally, snow is tied to the Winter season…followed by the excitement of the holidays! Here are some picture books/stories that have the Winter season asContinue reading “Blogmas Day 14: Winter Books for Children”

Blogmas Day 13: Christmas Books for Children

I love reading Christmas-themed books of any kind, especially ones for children. Since I work in the early childhood education profession, I’m always on the lookout for holiday stories geared towards kids. Here are some Christmas stories I discovered: The Gingerbread Man Loose in the School by Laura Murray Santa Duck by David Milgrim TheContinue reading “Blogmas Day 13: Christmas Books for Children”

Friday Reads: December 13

This week, I’m reading There, There by Tommy Orange. It’s a selection for my local library’s book club. There, There speaks about a group of Native Americans gathering together for a pow-wow. It’s a multiple perspective novel, and I feel like there’s going to be a lot of emotions flowing throughout the story. I’ve onlyContinue reading “Friday Reads: December 13”

Blogmas Day 12/’Christmas By Accident’ by Camron Wright/A Review

‘Christmas by Accident’ by Camron WrightPublisher: Shadow Mountain PublishingLength: 240 pagesGenre: Contemporary Romance/HolidayPurchased from the Doylestown Bookstore (Doylestown, PA)Release Date: September 25, 2018 Synopsis: Carter is an insurance adjuster whose longing for creative expression spills over sometimes into his accident reports. Abby works for her adoptive father, Uncle Mannie, in the family bookstore, the ReadMoreContinue reading “Blogmas Day 12/’Christmas By Accident’ by Camron Wright/A Review”