Hi, my name is Melissa and I'm addicted to buying books. NOT sorry! Buying books is my favorite, especially when I get to go to different used/rare book stores and buy some books for the price of a nickel. It does, however, come with a fallback; buying too many. Yesterday, I did a book inventory. … Continue reading A book addiction
This week, I did a book inventory! Below are some of the books I own and have read. They aren't in any particular order, just wanted a visual to post up instead of a long laundry list of titles/author names.
I can't say I'm surprised I'm still stuck on a book, I just had a baby! Between recovering, feeding every 2 hours and not getting enough sleep AT ALL; when I finally do have a few minutes to myself I usually spend it quickly showering or downing coffee..... Needless to say, I haven't had much … Continue reading Stuck on Book 4 of the year
I can't believe it'll be a month, tomorrow, that my son (Santiago) was born. People were right; time DOES fly by. Though it's been busy, I have been trying to keep up with reading him one book a night (when we can) in order to build a nighttime routine. It's a little difficult with him … Continue reading This week in baby books….
Every year I participate in the Goodreads Challenge. There have been years where I've hit my goal and others where after a long battle, I haven't; 2018 was one of those years that I didn't. 28 out of 50 isn't too bad, I suppose. I did manage to get through 1/2 of my goal but … Continue reading Goodreads Challenge 2018/2019
It's been tradition for a few years now that my best friends and I do a book swap as each other's gifts for Christmas. This year, I made out with some amazing books for myself and also some for the baby! Below is a closer look at each book. I'm excited for each and every … Continue reading Holiday Book Swap
Chef Carrie Ann Cole is about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime--an assignment as the new Personal Chef to the Royal Family at Kensington Palace. But no sooner has Carrie Ann touched down across the pond and donned her apron than a dead body crops up beneath the royal kale beds. With one … Continue reading Kale to the Queen (Review)