Dear Diary,

What an unbelievably complicated year it’s been. On April 1st, my husband will have been off work for 11 months. 11 months of stress and worry, about both his health (physical and emotional) and our finances. I’ve tried so hard to be a steady, strong, upbeat wife, and for some reason this last month has […]

Why Can’t I Read Non-Romance Books??!

I know I’ve said this in posts past, but I’m finding it so hard to read emotional books. I keep buying them, I keep starting them, but I continue to quit over and over. It’s been a real struggle for me. Any non-reader may say I’m being dramatic, but I think you guys will all […]

The Sh*t She Didn’t Say!

Some back story; originally Cat and I were supposed to review The Duke I Once Knew together as a buddy review.  She read it first, and wrote herself some notes to help jump start our discussion.  Sadly I wasn’t able to read it, and Cat ended up taking over the blog tour spot writing a […]

We’re BACK, Bit… ahem- Blogging Buddies!

Let me just say, taking a month off blogging was HARD!  I didn’t even realize how addicted and habitual Birdie Bookworm has become.  Seriously, I had to work to not come on and update stuff.  Frequently I failed!  Angie Elle called me out once, when she noticed my ‘currently reading’ magically update.  I also couldn’t resist responding […]

The Wonderful World of Webtoons!

I jumped on the bandwagon late, and I think maybe I’m outside the target age group, but damn have I gotten bitten by the webtoon bug! It happened by accident.  I stumbled on a Buzzfeed article about the author of Small World, and that was the rabbit hole that led me to the Webtoon app, […]

New Parenting Phase | HIGH SCHOOL!

Today was the first day of my daughter’s freshman year of high school.  Frankly, I can’t believe this actually happened.  I feel like I was just changing her diapers and picking out her little baby boogers, now she’s a makeup wearing, septum pierced, high school teenager.   I think I’m handling this transition well.  Everyone […]