POPSUGAR Reading Challenge Update: Week Eleven

Happy Pi Day, everyone! After completely disregarding my reading goals last week in favor of indulging in excessive amounts of Harry Potter fanfiction, it probably won't surprise you to learn that this week I threw myself back into the POPSUGAR Reading Challenge with a vengeance. My goal for the week was to complete some of…

I Work at a Public Library

I don't actually work at a public library, but I recently had the opportunity to read a book by a librarian named Gina Sheridan, which was called I Work at a Public Library: A Collection of Crazy Stories from the Stacks. I Work at a Public Library is a collection of unusual library encounters with…

Very British Problems

If you have a Netflix or Amazon Prime account, chances are you've come across a television series called Very British Problems. The series, which had a run of two seasons, is based on a series of books written by Rob Temple. The first book in the series, Very British Problems: Making Life Awkward For Ourselves…

POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Four

This week turned out to be a little busier than I'd anticipated, but it's actually been very productive. In addition to completing some long-overdue household tasks, I have officially finished 20% of this year's POPSUGAR Reading Challenge! A book you picked because the title caught your attention... The first book I finished this week was…

Forgotten Bookmarks

In one of my earliest posts, I discussed the fact that my bookmarks have a tendency to vanish, only to reappear several months later. This phenomena has forced me to use some unusual things to mark my place. Despite the fact that I currently do have several bookmarks available for my use, there have been…

The Little Book of Hygge

There are times when we can all use a little more peace and coziness in our lives, and this week has been one of them. Yesterday morning I discovered that one of the pipes beneath my kitchen sink has been leaking for the past couple of weeks (quite possibly longer), forming a lake in the…