Welcome to my first ever readathon! I am super excited to see an idea I've had in my head for a while come to life this summer (even if I'm the only one that ends up doing it). If you couldn't guess from the title, I am planning on doing a Sarah Dessen reading summer. … Continue reading Sarah Dessen Summer // A Readathon + Giveaway
Rose Asher believes in ghosts. She should, since she has one for a best friend: Logan, her annoying, Netflix-addicted brother, who is forever stuck at fifteen. But Rose is growing up, and when an old friend moves back to Laguna Canyon and appears in her drama class, things get complicated. Jamie Aldridge is charming, confident, … Continue reading Invisible Ghosts Review // The Return of Robyn Schneider
It’s been so long since Auden slept at night. Ever since her parents’ divorce—or since the fighting started. Now she has the chance to spend a carefree summer with her dad and his new family in the charming beach town where they live. A job in a clothes boutique introduces Auden to the world of … Continue reading Along For the Ride Review // #sdessensummer
For all my US people: I hope you had a good Fourth of July. For the rest of my amazing people: You made it past Wednesday. How does it feel? I have had this tag sitting in my drafts folder for a while and decided to show it the light of day finally. Thank you … Continue reading Blue Sky Tag // Learn My Deepest, Darkest Secrets
I think I may be addicted to challenges and competition. I have officially lost track of how many challenges I have signed up for this year (blogging/reading). Is anyone really surprised that I'm signing up for another one? I have done Candid Cover's Summer TBR Wipeout before, and just the idea of it helps me … Continue reading Summer TBR Wipeout // Another Reading Challenge!
I decided to switch things up a bit to start off July and share some of my favorite things this Sunday! Since I have grown up in the Church, my favorite things has changed a lot over the years. Just in 2018 my list has grown and shrunk depending on my mood. Since I am … Continue reading A Few of My Favorite Christian Things // music + social media + books
TW: THIS BOOK/REVIEW DISCUSSES PHYSICAL ABUSE IN A RELATIONSHIP. Wake up, Caitlin Ever since she started going out with Rogerson Biscoe, Caitlin seems to have fallen into a semiconscious dreamland where nothing is quite real. Rogerson is different from anyone Caitlin has ever known. He’s magnetic. He’s compelling. He’s dangerous. Being with him makes Caitlin … Continue reading Dreamland Review // #sdessensummer
Recently, I have been seeing a lot of Tess Holliday on my TV screen. And it's got me thinking about how I view and think about myself, especially from the perspective of society. In the past, I have talked about body confidence a few different times on the blog. Confidence, however, is something that is … Continue reading The Reality of Self-Confidence // Hint: It Changes