Book reviews

Book review round-up: I have, in fact, reviewed some books

Hey! It's me again! Look at me go! I figured while I'm figuring out how to start my blog back up again that I would share some of the things I've been up to while I've been gone (besides snuggling). I actually wrote a few more book reviews for MuggleNet.com and their book blog. Several… Continue reading Book review round-up: I have, in fact, reviewed some books

Blogging, Rants & Reflections

It’s me! Here’s a (MAJOR!) life update and a 2017 wrap-up!

OHEMGEE, HI, BLOG! It's so good to see you! It's been a while. Like, it's snowing on my blog now. I wanted to update you on the big changes in my life and also do a 2017 wrap-up post! Told you I wasn't gone forever! As many of you may remember, I've been working toward… Continue reading It’s me! Here’s a (MAJOR!) life update and a 2017 wrap-up!

Rants & Reflections

Intensive VS extensive reading: what’s the difference… and which is better?

Ohemgee, a new discussion post! Yaaaaaaaay! So I just finished up what is now one of my favorite classes I've taken in my educational career: Literacy, Reading, and Readers. It is exactly what is sounds like. We discussed a wide range of topics about literacy, including the history of reading, cultural and socioeconomic aspects of… Continue reading Intensive VS extensive reading: what’s the difference… and which is better?

Recommendations

Rose Recommends: March | Learn some web design!

Hey hey hey! It's almost the end of the month, so that means it's time for me to do a recommendation post a day or 2 before the month is out! I should really start titling these a month ahead.... I took a Web Design course last semester and it has helped me immensely, not only with… Continue reading Rose Recommends: March | Learn some web design!

Other bookish fun

All I want for Christmas is books (and a million dollars)

It's the day after Thanksgiving and I'm all warm and fuzzy and satisfied, but I'm also at work. So I thought I'd kill some time and do a post that doesn't require any thinking because my brain is still in Turkeyland and it's quiet here at the library. Also, what better post on Black Friday… Continue reading All I want for Christmas is books (and a million dollars)

Rants & Reflections

An [unpopular] opinion on book blogging

This post has been on my mind for some time and I'm finally posting it in the hopes that all my followers don't leave me after reading it. But really. I love you. Please stay. I started this blog almost 3 years ago, and that was probably one of the best decisions I made that… Continue reading An [unpopular] opinion on book blogging

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Book quote challenge: day 1

I was challenged by Donna at Chocolatenwaffles' Blog to participate in the book quote challenge! Challenge accepted. Rules: Post for three consecutive days Pick three quotes per day Challenge three different bloggers per day Today's 3 quotes: "You ever have the feeling you lost something important, only to discover it was never there to begin… Continue reading Book quote challenge: day 1