WHAT I’M WISHING FOR FOR MOTHER’S DAY (AND WHAT I’M NOT WISHING FOR)

We are halfway through April, and that means it’s time to start thinking about what to get for the mom(s) in your life! Mother’s Day is May 9 this year in case you didn’t know (someone tell my husband), and it’s creeping up faster than we realize. Whether you are celebrating your mom, a motherlyContinue reading “WHAT I’M WISHING FOR FOR MOTHER’S DAY (AND WHAT I’M NOT WISHING FOR)”

4 GREAT CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS BOOKS THAT DON’T MENTION SANTA

I have been all about the Christmas books lately, and found myself drawn to the kids books at the bookstore this weekend! While picking up a few new books for me 4 year old and 10 month old, though, I found that 85% of the kids books are either focused on Santa or have SantaContinue reading “4 GREAT CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS BOOKS THAT DON’T MENTION SANTA”

GIFT GUIDE FOR THE QUARANTINED FAMILY

I’ve seen a lot of great gift guides going around lately and have loved seeing the ideas people have for the bookworm – and other people’s lists are pretty excellent! While I definitely will be asking for some of those mentioned items for myself for Christmas, the main things we will need are items toContinue reading “GIFT GUIDE FOR THE QUARANTINED FAMILY”

5 HACKS TO MAKE TIME TO READ AS A MOM (OR A GENERALLY BUSY HUMAN)

Recently, my dad asked me a question about a book I read a few years ago. I kind of chuckled and said, “Dad, I can’t remember specific details of a book that I read over 150 books ago!” My dad knows I love to read, but I don’t think it really struck him just howContinue reading “5 HACKS TO MAKE TIME TO READ AS A MOM (OR A GENERALLY BUSY HUMAN)”

I DON’T HAVE TIME, I MAKE TIME

One of my most asked questions I get in direct messages on my Instagram page is, “How do you have time to read so much?” I even get asked this question in real life by family and friends. And while the answer isn’t a straightforward one as a mom of two little kids, it isContinue reading “I DON’T HAVE TIME, I MAKE TIME”