Finding self-care in plant care


I'm learning that self-care can be found in the mostly unlikely places... Plants I've always loved plants and have tried and failed to keep many different varieties alive and flourishing. Most recently I have really picked up on my love for houseplants. I've added to my collections and I'm on the verge of turning my [...]

Book Review: My Name is Leon by Kit De Waal


I picked this book up cheap at half price books. Ironically, another bookstagramer did a mini review on it a few days later. This prompted me to add it to my June reading list, so here is my honest review. About the Book Author: Kit De Waal Published: July 2016 by Simon & Schuster Pages: [...]

Book Review: Girls Burn Brighter by Shobha Rao


I am super behind on my book reviews and right now I am playing catch up. I read Girls Burn Brighter in June and it was part of our diverse summer reading challenge. I won this book in a giveaway and it is an ARC version. Here is my honest review of this book. About [...]

Book Review: An American Marriage by Tayari Jones


I would like to first acknowledge that my opinions on books are not always going to be popular. Prime example; Toni Morrison. Although I love what she has done and look up to her as a writer I cannot lie and say that I like her writing. I have tried to read her books and [...]

Feature: What She Reads Diverse Summer Reading Picks


I am excited to share that I have been featured on What She Reads.  I was contacted and asked to do a feature sharing my summer reading list. The theme is diverse reads which is very important to me. The books I will be reading will be books by writers from all over the globe. [...]