Maddy McGuire CEO: Bring Back the Bees by Emma Bland Smith/A Review

Maddy McGuire, CEO: Bring Back the Bees Author: Emma Bland SmithLength: 112 pagesGenre: Children’s FictionPublisher: Calico/Magic WagonRelease Date: August 1, 2018 As part of a summer assignment, I began reading children’s books to remotely distribute to families in my school district. Being a lover of books, I found this to be an ideal opportunity toContinue reading “Maddy McGuire CEO: Bring Back the Bees by Emma Bland Smith/A Review”

Sunday Sentence: April 12

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’. ‘Nothing you do can stop time’s unfolding.You don’t ever let go of the thread.’ Source: The Way It Is, by William Stafford Connect with me:

‘The A.I. Who Loved Me’ by Alyssa Cole/A Review

The A.I. Who Loved Me by Alyssa ColeFormat: AudiobookPublisher: Audible Audio Genre: Romance/Science FictionLength: 5 hours and 18 minutesRelease Date: December 3, 2019 Synopsis:Trinity Jordan leads a quiet, normal life: working from home for the Hive, a multifunctional government research center, and recovering from the incident that sent her into a tailspin. But the lifeContinue reading “‘The A.I. Who Loved Me’ by Alyssa Cole/A Review”

December 2019 Book Haul

I’m finally posting my Book Haul from December! It’s only 10 days into January, so it’s not that late, right? 😉 Here are the books I picked up last month: Don’t Read the Comments by Eric Smith Collateral Damage by Lynette Eason Library Reads: Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the BirthContinue reading “December 2019 Book Haul”

December Wrap Up

Last month I read five books: YA Fantasy: 2 Crier’s War by Nina Varela. I received a complememtary copy from Wunderkind PR. I really enjoyed this ‘enemies-to-lovers’ tale between a human and an automae! (5 Stars) The Silvered Serpents by Roshani Chokshi. This story ended on such a cliffhanger! I loved the social dynamic betweenContinue reading “December Wrap Up”

My Disappointing Reads of 2019

These are the books I read during 2019, but wasn’t too crazy about. They are as follows: Siege and Storm by Leigh BardugoOut of all the books in the Grisha trilogy, this is the book that I liked the least. It consisted of lots of talking about Alina gathering the Second Army, but very littleContinue reading “My Disappointing Reads of 2019”

Blogmas Day 21: Festive Holiday Drinks

As this is the time of year for holiday parties, many people take part in merriment and drinking! As long as it’s done responsibly, everyone can have an enjoyable time during the holiday season! Here are a few (adult) drinks preferred in holiday gatherings: Coquito: This special drink is popular with many Hispanic gatherings overContinue reading “Blogmas Day 21: Festive Holiday Drinks”

My Mother, Always a Guardian Angel

This post is a Six Word Saturday contribution. Please check out Debbie’s source post here. Today Andy and I are visiting my mom’s resting place in Clifton. Tomorrow would have been Mom’s 67th birthday. Since tomorrow’s weather calls for a messy, wintry mix, the hour commute to Clifton would be unsafe to travel. My mother isContinue reading “My Mother, Always a Guardian Angel”

Time With Family Is So Valuable

This post is a Six Word Saturday contribution. Please check out Debbie’s source post here. Thanksgiving is coming around the corner! My husband and I spend Thanksgiving with both families. During the day we spend time with Andy’s family, and the evening is spent with my loved ones. Since my grandfather is enduring some healthContinue reading “Time With Family Is So Valuable”

Sunday Sentence: November 10

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’. ‘Everyone on earth, they’d tell us, was carrying around an unseen history, and that alone deserves some tolerance’. Source: ‘Becoming’ by Michelle Obama