5 Reasons Why I Still Read (& Love) Middle Grade Fiction

Yes, I admit it. I still love to read Middle Grade fiction.

It seems like I should have outgrown it by now. And though I love YA, there’s still a piece of my heart that will always belong to the genre of MG fiction.

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Lately I’ve been realizing that I don’t see much about MG books on any blogs I read. I completely understand why- most book bloggers (at least that I know of) are in or close to their teenage years, and it’s natural to be more drawn to Young Adult books.

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SO MANY TAGS // One Lovely Blog Award, Awesome Blogger Award, & Unique Blogger Award, Oh My!

It’s been too long since I did a tag post.

I mean, it’s been since January, and that’s just not okay. So today I’ll be participating in the One Lovely Blog Award, the Awesome Blogger Award, and the Unique Blogger Award. *takes deep breath* Let’s get started!


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Goodbye, April + Blog Updates + It’s Almost Summer!!

I blinked and then April was over.

2018 is already going by so fast (I’m still writing 2017 on my papers, no joke), but this month went by fastest for me. I honestly can’t believe it’s already May! And that summer is so close, I can nearly see it. 😉


In this post I’m going to (briefly) wrap up April, set a few goals for the upcoming month, and then talk about a few blogging related things. Lettuce begin.

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March in Review (I read books?!) + The Welcoming of April

We’re 1/4 done with 2018.

One fourth. Twenty-five percent. It’s scaring me how fast this year is going by- Easter already happened (happy late Easter, by the way), spring has sprung, and here I am with my head still in January. 😉


For me personally, March has been the best month of this year so far. In this post I’m going to talk all about it, and about April too. Let’s get started!

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Happily, by Chauncey Rogers: ARC Review + Interview With the Author!

I love fairytales.

Whether they’re classic or retellings, Grimm Brothers or Hans Christian Anderson, cliche or not, I’ll read them. Fairytales are one of my greatest weaknesses. 😉 The others being anything chocolate and, you guessed it, Hamilton.

So, I was so excited when I was given the opportunity to review a fairytale retelling. Not only that, but I was also able to do an interview with the author! I can’t wait to get into this post and share with you all the amazingness of Happily.


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Why I Love Blogging Schedules {The Pros and Cons + Should You Have One?}

I love blogging schedules.

Without them, you probably wouldn’t be reading this post right now. 😉


However, they aren’t for everyone. Today I’m going to be sharing the reasons I personally love blogging schedules, and then talk about some of the cons as well. If you’re on the fence about whether or not to have a schedule, maybe this can help you!

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My Honest Feelings on Writing Lately

Recently I realized that I haven’t been living up to my blog’s tagline.

It says reading, writing, and lifestyle. But when was the last time I wrote a post about writing? The truth is, I haven’t written in a long time. Today I’m going to be talking about my honest feelings about writing right now. And let me warn you, this post is probably going to be ramble-y and all over the place.


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