Favorite Quotes of December 2018 Books

“It was such a blessing to find myself thriving in the middle of the pain. Unless you find a way to do that, there's always going to be this fake illusion that once you get there--wherever "there" is for you--you'll be happy. But that's just not life. If you can't find happiness in the ugliness, … Continue reading Favorite Quotes of December 2018 Books

Book Review: And Everyday The Road Gets Longer and Longer

Author: Fredrik Backman Shorty Story: 97 pages Goodreads Synopsis:  "From the New York Times bestselling author of A Man Called Ove, My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry, and Britt-Marie Was Here comes an exquisitely moving portrait of an elderly man’s struggle to hold on to his most precious memories, and his family’s … Continue reading Book Review: And Everyday The Road Gets Longer and Longer

5 Things I Learned From My 2018 Travels

2018 was a year of adventures. You might have already seen my review of travel for 2018 late in December but something I didn't really talk about what I learned about travel and myself in regards to my recent adventures. Here's 5 things I learned about travel and myself that might help you when it … Continue reading 5 Things I Learned From My 2018 Travels

Book Review: The Magnolia Story

Author: Chip & Joanna Gaines Pages: Kindle Edition: 191 pgs Goodreads Synopsis:  "The Magnolia Story is the first book from Chip and Joanna, offering their fans a detailed look at their life together. From the very first renovation project they ever tackled together, to the project that nearly cost them everything; from the childhood memories … Continue reading Book Review: The Magnolia Story

2018 in Review: Travel

It's December 16th while I compose this post. I'm listening to football while my homemade truffles are hardening. It's been a miraculous year, we've had our ups and downs but our ups were definitely all the traveling I/we did. What's even more amazing is all of the different ways I traveled this year. It's something … Continue reading 2018 in Review: Travel

Book Review: Kingdom of Ash

Author: Sarah J Maas Throne of Glass Series Pages: 992 Goodreads Synopsis: Aelin has risked everything to save her people―but at a tremendous cost. Locked within an iron coffin by the Queen of the Fae, Aelin must draw upon her fiery will as she endures months of torture. Aware that yielding to Maeve will doom … Continue reading Book Review: Kingdom of Ash