Where does the year get off to? Honestly, 2018 whizzed by and here we are, beginning 2019 already! I waited a while to gather my thoughts for this post, partially because I had so many, but I finally got them all sorted. First, I want to talk about how my pet projects ended up and […]

Ah, it’s that special month again where we look back and resolve to do better for the year to come. Now that I’m twenty – four I go in and out of liking the idea of resolutions. On the one hand, they encourage self reflection and growth yet on the other hand, they can be […]

“Mysterious thing, Time. Powerful, and when meddled with, dangerous.” ~ J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Usually I stray away from using quotes to prompt myself but for one of my favorite novels I can make an exception. Time is indeed a mysterious thing; a year ago I was home in Connecticut […]

Wow has it been a crazy last few weeks! By the time this post goes up I’ll have been in England for three weeks, traveled to at least five different counties and (hopefully) be nearly done wrapping Christmas presents for my boyfriend and his family. I’m going to be here for December and early January […]

This week we return to books and I wanted to share my thoughts on exploring a new-to-me book genre: historical graphic novels. I’ve always enjoyed manga but I never really explored graphic novels outside of that, even the historical ones that caught my eye. Then I went off to graduate school and despite the massive reading […]

I simply cannot believe October and November went by so quickly but then again I’ll probably say the same about every month. As promised, here are a few photos of my ‘Fall 2018 Bucket List’ activities in the beginning of October.     All in all it’s been a good Fall – say that five […]

Happy belated holidays everyone! I hope you all had a great Thanksgiving (if you celebrate it) and a relaxed Black Friday (if there ever is such a thing). I had a pretty good one since I stayed home with the family and have been eating leftovers ever since. We also watched Peter Rabbit featuring James […]