Review: My Squirrel Days by Ellie Kemper

15 October, 2018 / 0 Comments
Review: My Squirrel Days by Ellie Kemper

In the author’s note at the beginning of the book, Ellie talks about how she was stressed because she didn’t know if she had enough interesting content to put into the book: “You see, Reader, I knew that I had some great wisdom to offer you, but I worried that […]




A Look Back at September 2018

1 October, 2018 / 15 Comments
A Look Back at September 2018

Wow – September went by fast, didn’t it?  I can’t believe it’s October already!  And man, it’s been a long time since I’ve said that.  It seems as though time has really slowed down since my daughter came along – haha!  I guess things really do get better as they […]


Books I did not finish (3)

28 September, 2018 / 4 Comments
Books I did not finish (3)

What follows are books I didn’t finish and my reasons for putting them down. If you would like to read more of an explanation for my DNFing, you can read that here. War Storm (Red Queen #4) by Victoria Aveyard DNF at 21% I can’t believe I did this, but I […]


September 2018 BoxyCharm

26 September, 2018 / 2 Comments
September 2018 BoxyCharm

I subscribe to a monthly beauty box called BoxyCharm and decided it would be fun to share what’s in the box and talk about my thoughts on the products!  I love these boxes because you get so much value for so little money!  The box is $21.00 USD per month […]



My Nails This Week: Hello Fall

19 September, 2018 / 8 Comments
My Nails This Week: Hello Fall

Fall is upon us (in a couple days).  Since it’s really feeling like Fall around here and the leaves are changing colours and beginning to fall to the ground, I was feeling really inspired to incorporate some fall colours into my nail art this week.  I thought of the brown, […]



My Nails This Week: Every Story has some Grey

12 September, 2018 / 6 Comments
My Nails This Week: Every Story has some Grey

I’m not sure how I came up with the idea for this design.  I’m a black and grey person (a lot of my clothes are black – haha), so I like to work with dark colours.  I was browsing on Pinterest and saw nail designs being done with no background […]