To Kill a Mockingbird | The Difference that Ten Years Makes

When I was fifteen, I read To Kill a Mockingbird for the first time. It had been on my “to-read” list for a while before that (I can thank Rory Gilmore for that), but I read it because it was…

The Weekend Post | 08.15.15

Happy Saturday! I’m feeling so much happier at the end of this week, as our home is finally clean. I’ve made a lot of strides in the way I’m organizing and cleaning (I’ll be sharing more in future posts). I…

Book Review: You Couldn’t Ignore Me If You Tried

People laugh at me when I say I am an 80’s baby. I lived in the 80’s for six months, and of course don’t have a single memory from that decade. Despite my lack of personal experience living in the…

Finding Audrey

If you know me at all, or have seen my bookcases, then you know that I am a huge fan of Sophie Kinsella. I have been reading her novels for at least ten years now, and never missed one. When…

The Weekend Post | 08.01.15

Happy August! I can’t believe July has come and gone and it’s officially August today. I’m hoping to do a lot of fun things this month, and enjoying a lot of sunshine in the process. This weekend we are camping…

The Weekend Post | 07.26.15

This week has been like most, lots of good stuff, some not so good.. but today I will focus on the good. Our landlords were away this week, so I took full advantage of that by spending time in the…

Top 5 Beach Reads

When it comes to summer reading, I am always looking for the perfect beach reads. For me, the perfect beach read is one that I can immediately get into, but also one that won’t keep me up at night. Today…

Top 10 Quotes About Love

Welcome to another “wedding week” post! For our reception, I had a pretty clear vision for what I wanted. I wanted lanterns, lights and simple pinwheel garlands along the walls. When it came to the guest tables, I had so…

Top 5 Celebrity Memoirs

As you know, I love to read and I have quite the collection of books. One of my favourite genres is autobiographies, especially ones written by my favourite celebrities. I love getting to see the aspects of their life that…

Yes Please

When Amy Poehler’s book, Yes Please was released at the end of October, last year, it was on my list of books to read. But then, I hummed and hawed about it, and decided that maybe I didn’t need to…

Top 5 Favourite Classics

You’ve all seen those lists, right? The ones that tell you how important and educated you are based on which of the “classics” you have read. I’ll be honest, I’ve read a few (being an English major helps), but there…