Category: Monthly Wraps

Monthly Wraps: January 2016

Monthly Wraps: January 2016

Last month’s deets on I Heart Romance & YA January was very busy for me.  I mean, with work commencing in a trip to Northern California, getting stuck at the airport on our way back, then driving in the middle of the night back to Los Angeles, which took about 6 hours plus about an hour to get home….yeah, it was quite an experience.  I did manage to snag a few shots of the Redwoods. We also heard some sad, sad news in January, right?  On the upside, I got Snape in my January Owl Crate box.  Very appropriate, if […]

• Posted February 7, 2016 • 3 Comments

Monthly Wraps: December 2015

Monthly Wraps: December 2015

  Last month’s deets on I Heart Romance & YA I know I’m a little late in posting my December wrap-up post but I actually wrote a lot of posts and did a couple of surveys towards the end of the year so…  I know, excuses.  But I’m glad that I finally caved in and wrote this post. READING CHALLENGE STATS GoodReads Reading Challenge – 106/100* Review Challenge – 48/100 –  I know I’ve been really bad about writing reviews so this will be one of my goals this year. Historical Romance Challenge – 41/48 – almost made it!  I’ve […]

• Posted January 4, 2016 • 3 Comments

Write On Review-a-Thon: December Wrap-Up

Write On Review-a-Thon: December Wrap-Up

hosted by Book Bumblings The Write On Review-a-Thon is a challenge hosted by Book Bumblings. From Friday through Sunday, we all band together and write as many reviews as possible. It’s a weekend for you to either catch up on reviews or get ahead on upcoming ones. It doesn’t matter if you write one review or 10 – if you write a review, you’re in. Join this month’s challenge here. Let’s take a look at my review progress!  December was a busy month for me, and for others as well because of the holidays, plus hubby was home for a […]

• Posted December 31, 2015 • 0 Comments

Write On Review-a-Thon: December 2015

Write On Review-a-Thon: December 2015

hosted by Book Bumblings The Write On Review-a-Thon is a challenge hosted by Book Bumblings. From Friday through Sunday, we all band together and write as many reviews as possible. It’s a weekend for you to either catch up on reviews or get ahead on upcoming ones. It doesn’t matter if you write one review or 10 – if you write a review, you’re in. Join this month’s challenge here. The end of the year is pretty busy because of the holidays, but I am hoping to write a few reviews in before the year is through.  Hubby will also […]

• Posted December 26, 2015 • 1 Comment

Monthly Wraps: November 2015

Monthly Wraps: November 2015

Last month’s deets on I Heart Romance & YA Hey all!  November has been awesome for me and my creative juices have been overflowing to the brim!  I am so excited to be actively blogging and connecting with other book bloggers.  I think this has helped me rediscover my love for blogging. One of the highlights of my month was meeting Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff at Once Upon A Time Bookstore in Montrose, CA.  Take a look at this awesome photo! BTW, I kind of fan-freaked out but I was able to tell them how much I love the […]

• Posted December 2, 2015 • 8 Comments

Write On Review-a-Thon: August

Write On Review-a-Thon: August

Hosted by The Book Vixen The Write On review-a-thon is a monthly event created and hosted by Brianna at The Book Vixen. This edition it’s THREE days dedicated to getting reviews done, whether you have one review to write or 30+. This edition of the review-a-thon takes place all day Friday, August 28th and Sunday, August 30th. Let’s get those reviews done! I decided to hop in and do this challenge because I have a quite a few books queued up for review.  I also joined ARC August, so this is the perfect excuse to review those eARCs!  If I […]

• Posted August 15, 2015 • 0 Comments

Monthly Wrap Ups: June 2015

Monthly Wrap Ups: June 2015

Last Month on I Heart Romance & YA CHALLENGE READING STATS Goodreads Challenge – 67/100 Review Challenge – 40/100 Historical Romance Challenge – 29/48 Bookish Discussion Challenge – 8/15 NetGalley Challenge – 9/20 Re-Read Challenge – 8/5* LAST MONTH’S CHRONICLES BOOKISHLY EXCITED ABOUT   releasing on August 25!   READ LAST MONTH It was really slow last month since Pierre was home and we did a lot of TV marathons and Clash of Clans (LOL) Nine Rules to Break when Romancing a Rake (re-read) Reboot by Amy Tintera – Rebel by Amy Tintera – Forbidden by Jess Michaels – REVIEWS LAST MONTH DNFs & ON HOLDS Dove Arising by Karen […]

• Posted August 2, 2015 • 0 Comments