The Struggle of Being a Bookworm

Tuesday,  I went to my local Salvation Army for the first time in several weeks. It’s my favorite place in town to find treasures, particularly used books. Apparently they’re over-stocked with books right now and I found a couple titles I’ve been seeking for a […]

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Real Life Is Distracting

It’s almost 8pm and I haven’t posted yet today. This is the first day so far in this Ultimate Blog Challenge, that I haven’t pre-scheduled or at least pre-started a post for a day. As I’ve mentioned previously, I generally don’t have screen time after […]

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5 Places To Find Cheap Books

Each day of this Ultimate Blog Challenge, participants receive an email with a prompt to use if we need inspiration. So far I’ve had posts scheduled in advance, or my ideas have popped up naturally, and I haven’t used the prompts. Today’s post was already […]

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Library Sale Book Haul

I used to look forward to my library’s used book sales for the opportunity to add some great finds to my ever expanding book collection. While browsing, I always found myself looking at what other shoppers were buying and wanting to chat about books. So I started […]

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My Bookish Pet Peeves

  I love everything about books except these four things… Stickers on books This drives me absolutely bonkers. It’s sullying the book’s face! Stickers distract from cover art, and often cover some portion of writing on the cover and/or the back blurb. I cannot tolerate […]

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Bag Day Book Haul

Sunday was Bag Day at my library’s Summer Used Book Sale. (Depending on the size of your bag, you pay $2, $3, or $5 for as many books as you can fit in there!) As I’ve mentioned before, my husband and I have a greater […]

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