• Reading & Books

    What I’m Reading in September

    It’s still hot outside but I’m so excited that we’re closer to autumn! And even though the official start of the season is still a few weeks away, I’m already feeling fallish and bookish and I love it! It was really hard to pick the…

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  • Personal

    8 Things I Learned in August + Week in Review

    Taking the cue from Emily P. Freeman and Anne Bogel, here are 8 things I learned in August plus a few highlights from this past week. (this post contains affiliate links. see disclosure here) 1. I like IG better than FB I like Facebook and all but…

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  • Personal

    Hello September | This Month’s Goals & Tasks

    Hello to the start of my favorite time of year – the fall season. Granted it’s still in the 90s in my part of the world and it’s not going to cool down anytime soon but I’m filled with anticipation for that first cool breeze.…

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  • Reading & Books

    My Classics Club List 2.0

    Once upon a time, in 2012, I wrote a list of books. A list of 50+ classic books I would read over the course of 5 years. I posted that list on my then-blog and thus became a member of the Classics Club. The Classics…

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  • Classy Lady

    20 Characteristics of a Classy Lady

    When I think ‘lady’, I think ‘poise’, ‘grace’ and ‘elegance’. And while those words are very similar in definition, a quick search revealed that they are each slightly nuanced. Excuse me while I get a bit nerdy. According to Dictionary.com, THE DEFINITION OF POISE (N):…

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  • Personal

    101 Goals in 1001 Days

    2018 has been The Year of Brave for me – 365 days of setting goals that scare me, challenge me, and stretch me into intentional maturity and growth. I must say that in all the years I have chosen a word of the year, this…

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  • Reading & Books

    7 Things to Include in a Reading Journal

    I love Goodreads! It is a great place to track reading, keep lists, read reviews and converse about books! I love being able to hop on the app and mark a book recommendation in a matter of seconds. But I’m a paper girl and sometimes…

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