Happy Sock Sunday! I’ve had a busy week and haven’t had much time to read, so I thought I would just re-read Smile, which is a favorite of mine. It definitely makes me Smile. I really love anything by Raina Telgemeier! Synopsis: Raina just wants to be a normal sixth grader. But one night after
Last weekend, I visited the Hirshhorn Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Washington, D.C. This was not my first visit to this museum and it definitely will not be my last. They often change their exhibits so it’s always fun to go back and see what is new. I enjoy seeing all the art.
Happy Sock Sunday! In honor of Black History Month, I recently read Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred Taylor (as part of my English Class) & I’m still reading The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Alex Haley. Im in love with both of these books
Happy Library Lovers’ Month! I LOVE my library and I’m so glad that there is a month dedicated to Library Lovers! My library is the Charles E. Miller Branch of the Howard County Library System in Ellicott City, Maryland. Here are 14 reasons why I love my library: Books, Books, Books! Books everywhere and a
Happy Sock Sunday! This week, I’m reading The Saturday Cooking Club: The Icing on the Cake by authors Deborah A. Levine & JillEllyn Riley. I love this series! Synopsis: Turning thirteen isn’t looking lucky for Liza—and even the kitchen isn’t a refuge—in this second book of the Saturday Cooking Club series. Liza’s big plans for a small
This year, my goal is to read 45 books. Last year, I read 35. I will be reading 15 books over this Winter, 15 books this Spring, and 15 books this Fall. I’m hoping to really exceed this goal but we shall see! Here’s My Winter 2017 Reading List: Lumberjanes Vol. 1: Beware The Kitten
Happy Sock Sunday! I finally got the illustrated version of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. It’s beautiful and so is every last page! I have watched every last Harry Potter movie except the last one that came out a few days ago. The movies are so good and have inspired me to read
Synopsis: Ruby Lee has never downloaded an iTune, heard of Facebook, nor seen a video on YouTube. Raised in rural Kansas with her mom as her best friend, she’s cozy and content. But everything changes when she and her mom move to Florida to care for her grandmother, Nana Dottie. Ruby quickly realizes she’s definitely
Happy Sock Sunday! Today, I started reading Two Naomis by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich & Audrey Vernick. I was so excited to get this book. I’ve only read a little bit of it and I’m loving it. I’m so glad, I included this book as part of My Fall Reading List. I’m proud to say that so far, I
Below is my fall reading list! They are not listed in any particular order and I’m not really sure what order I will read them. I may just get a jar and randomly pick what I will read first! Anyways, I’m really excited about these books. Some are new releases. some are a tad bit older, some
Synopsis: Max Crumbly is about to face the scariest place he’s ever been: South Ridge Middle School. There’s a lot that’s great about his new school, but there’s also one big problem—Doug, the school bully whose hobby is stuffing Max in his locker. If only Max could be like the hero in his favorite comics.
This outfit was inspired by my mom who is the kind of person that when she goes to a formal event or party, she likes to wear a causal outfit but something has to be so unique that outfit itself will stand out from the crowd. (As she would say, “It’s almost like a conversational
Green-ish Love Smoothie Recipe: (Side Note: I created this recipe to gradually get myself acclimated with a green smoothie. I do not like many green smoothies like the ones with spinach and/or kale. So, I decided to create something green that I wouldn’t mind drinking! To my surprise, this drink didn’t turn as green as I
Happy Sock Sunday! I’m currently re-reading El Deafo by CeCe Bell. I love this graphic novel! Synopsis: Going to school and making new friends can be tough. But going to school and making new friends while wearing a bulky hearing aid strapped to your chest? That requires superpowers! In this funny, poignant graphic novel memoir,
Strawberry Kiwi Creamy Dream Smoothie Recipe: Ingredients: 1 Cup of Strawberries 1/2 Cup of Kiwi (1 Kiwi works) 2 – 5.3 oz containers of Non-Fat Strawberry Greek Yogurt 1 Cup of Ice 1 Tbs. of Blue Organic Agave (<—–this is what we used but any Agave is fine) Optional: Strawberry & Kiwi slices Instructions: Slice your