Hey! Hi! Happy belated spring, and happy almost-April. I spend every day from basically November through March counting down the days to summer, so I'm pretty excited that it's feeling more imminent (even though I'm not sure where this winter went...) March has been a crazy month for me because I got a new job. I've … Continue reading Some Books I Finished in March
Hi, hello and happy March! True to form, I’m behind and playing catch-up on my reviews but I’ve finished three books since I last posted, and I think I’m just going to review them all below. I was maybe going to split it up, but they are long overdue as it is, so let me … Continue reading (Most of) My February Books
Hi! Long time no talk! It's actually only been two weeks which is wild because I feel like a lot happened in that last half of January. But I have very exciting news, I finished book #1 of 2019! It was The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton, and I cannot even begin to describe how much I loved it. Saying … Continue reading First Book of 2019: The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton
Hi! 19 is my all-time favorite number. The New Year always represents a lot for me, but this year feels especially meaningful because 19 is my all-time favorite number. I’m kind of kidding, there’s more to it than that, but I can’t pretend I’m not a superstitious person who places a lot of meaning on … Continue reading 2019!
Man, 2018 was a year. I'm writing this two weeks into the new year, so my timing is all messed up and I apologize for the long delay on this recap. Anyway, I can't say I was sad to see 2018 ending, and not just because 19 is my favorite number, aka I have high … Continue reading Good Riddance, 2018: November & December Books
Hi! Ah! This is late! Sorry. It's hard to believe there are only two months left in 2018. I still miss the summer, but I also have to admit that I kind of love all the seasons, so I'm adapting to the fall just fine. It's been a while since you've had a book post … Continue reading Hello, Fall: September & October Books
Forgive the all-caps, I'm just still very excited about this. Since I started running half marathons in 2013, my most consistent goal has been to finish one in under 2 hours. AND I FINALLY DID IT! A COUPLE DAYS AGO!! DURING MY SIXTH HALF MARATHON!!! ON STATEN ISLAND!!!!! My half marathon PR, prior to this, was … Continue reading Race Recap: I FINALLY BROKE A 2-HOUR HALF MARATHON!