Synopsis: Perfect Mexican daughters do not go away to college. And they do not move out of their parents’ house after high school graduation. Perfect Mexican daughters never abandon their family. But Julia is not your perfect Mexican daughter. That was Olga’s role. Then a tragic accident on the busiest street in Chicago leaves Olga
Happy Sock Sunday! Ahhh I’m glad to be back! I haven’t done a Sock Sunday in so long! Anyways, a little update on my reading status, I have already finished reading Turtles All the Way Down by John Green and I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sanchez. The reviews for both
Back to the Roots’ Kitchen Herb Garden is quite unique. (Well, to me!) I was really fascinated with the fact that I could grow my very own organic herb garden from my kitchen window with these cute cans. My organic herb garden includes Basil, Cilantro, Dill, and Mint. When I first got the cans I
For the last few years, I have done a summer project. I’ve dedicated a lot of my time learning more about a particular subject that I might not have learned a lot about in school. In the Summer of 2016, I started this blog and I spent a lot of time learning about blogging and
Happy Fashion Friday! Can I just start off by saying that the weather is amazing, school is almost over, and I’m SO ready to jump into a pool!!! It’s technically still spring, but I’m super excited for it to be summer (in a couple of days)! I have a summer project that will be going
Here’s this week’s New Teen & YA (Young Adult) New Releases, I am most excited about! The first listed is actually on my summer reading list (which you can find here). I heard about this book months ago and I told myself I’m definitely gonna add this to My Summer Reading List! I wish,
Hello everyone! I am SUPER excited to (finally) announce my 2018 summer reading list! Many of you have asked what I plan to read this Summer and because of this I’m so excited to share! This year has been rough and I haven’t been able to read that much because of school and other activities.
Here’s this week’s new teen and young adult (ya) releases that I’m excited about. I’m seriously counting the days until summer break! Honestly, I can’t believe I don’t get out of school for summer break until mid June. (Yes, you read right – Mid June!) I’m dreaming of being on the beach relaxing with a
Synopsis: Xiomara Batista feels unheard and unable to hide in her Harlem neighborhood. Ever since her body grew into curves, she has learned to let her fists and her fierceness do the talking. But Xiomara has plenty she wants to say, and she pours all her frustration and passion onto the pages of a leather
Happy Fashion Friday! The weather has been absolutely GORGEOUS for the last week and I’m pretty sure that spring is (finally) here to stay for the season! I’m excited because I’m starting to feel the spring vibes, and it seems like I’ve been waiting forever! Anyways, I’m super excited to be featuring a pair of shorts and
Here’s this week’s New Book Releases for teens and YA (Young Adult) that I’m most excited about. Wowza, there are so many goodies to choose from! What a release week! Honestly, I wish, I could read them all, just not enough time. A few of these beauties will make it on My Summer Reading List.
Happy Sock Sunday! This week, I’m featuring The Length of a String by Elissa Brent Weissman. I’m really excited to read this book because I’ve met this author a few times and have read one of her books that I really love The Short Seller. I first met Mrs. Weissman when I was in the
I don’t know about you, but I love trying new things, especially when it comes to food! My Mom recently went to Trader Joe’s and found these Honey Butter Chips! I’ve been telling her that I wanted to do more reviews on here, so she thought that this would be interesting for me to try
Happy May! Here’s this week’s new releases, in the Teen and YA genres I’m most excited about. Not only does May bring the flowers but it also brings great books that can easily be add to your summer reading list. Hope you find your next read from this wonderful list! For sixteen-year-old Tiffany Sly,
Today, I listened to The Poet X! It was about 3 hours and 30 minutes long. I have to admit, it was SOOO Good! The narration was awesome! The narrator was the author! I’ve been running short on time lately and was in need of a book today so, I decided to listen to it
Here’s this week’s new releases, I’m really excited about. I’m starting to jot down books that I want to read this summer. I will share with you once, I have it completed, however it probably will not be until close to the end of spring. I hope that posting these each week helps you figure