Category: Features

Sunday Post #193 – Happy New Year

Sunday Post #193 – Happy New Year

Happy Sunday y’all and Happy New Year! I can’t believe it’s not only the start of another year but also a new decade. A friend of mine shared a meme on Facebook this week that said it is now the same amount of time since 1990 as it is 2050. I mean that really put […]

Posted January 5, 2020 by Lillian in Features / 16 Comments
New Year New Me in 2020

New Year New Me in 2020

Happy New Year y’all! As I look back on 2019, I can honestly say that it was a good year. That doesn’t mean it was without its own storms, but overall it was a good year. I found a reading groove again. I’m finally enjoying reading and blogging after two years of it feeling like […]

Posted January 1, 2020 by Lillian in Features / 5 Comments
6th Annual End of Year Survey: 2019

6th Annual End of Year Survey: 2019

Happy New Year’s Eve y’all! Today is the official end of 2019, and I couldn’t think of a better way to end the year than with annual end of year survey. I can say that 2019 was a much, MUCH better year than 2018. 2018 saw lots of health scares with my family, and as […]

Posted December 31, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 3 Comments
Sunday Post #192 – December ’19 in Review

Sunday Post #192 – December ’19 in Review

Happy Sunday y’all! I cannot believe how fast 2019 has flown by. In a few days, it will be 2020, a new decade. Looking back over the last decade, my life has changed drastically. My husband and I started the decade battling infertility. A year later we became parents. My husband graduated medical school, completed […]

Posted December 29, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 6 Comments
TTT #185 – Winter 2020 TBR

TTT #185 – Winter 2020 TBR

Happy Tuesday y’all! This week’s topic is “Winter TBR.” There are a bunch of new books coming out this winter that I cannot wait to read. A few of these I already have advanced copies of and a few I’m just excited to read. Here are my top ten in order by release date. As […]

Posted December 17, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 11 Comments
Sunday Post #191 – Ten Days Til Christmas

Sunday Post #191 – Ten Days Til Christmas

Happy Sunday y’all! What a week it’s been. We had SNOW on Tuesday. We never get snow, usually just ice, so my kid was all kinds of excited. I was too 😉 It wasn’t much, enough to cover the grass and be melted before the sun went down the next day, but it was nice […]

Posted December 15, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 4 Comments

2019 Christmas Songs Book Tag

The Christmas Songs Book Tag is hosted by Jana @ That Artsy Reader Girl as a part of her feature A Bookish Little Christmas. Anyone can participate and join the link up on her page. Christmas is my favorite time of the year. The whole month of December feels magical with the cooler weather, the […]

Posted December 12, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 2 Comments
TTT #184 – Changes in My Reading Life

TTT #184 – Changes in My Reading Life

Happy Tuesday y’all! This week’s topic is a freebie so I decided to do a topic I missed a couple of weeks ago: “Changes in My Reading Life.” Oh boy….I could write an entire series on this one. 2019 has been the year of changes for me reading (and blogging) wise. All positive though 😉 […]

Posted December 10, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 5 Comments
Sunday Post #190 – Christmastime is Here

Sunday Post #190 – Christmastime is Here

Amanda’s Weekly Update The end of a Christmas-y week! We put up our tree and have been watching Christmas movies (Thank you Disney+). We took the kids to the Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens in Richmond this week. The kids flipped. We walked under the lights, they played in the lit structures, we sipped hot chocolate […]

Posted December 8, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 6 Comments