Book Review: Landline by Rainbow Rowell


Life, Reading

Hi Friends:) Look at me! posting twice in one week! Hooray! Okay, so, in case you’ve never looked at my Book List, I am a HUGE fan of Rainbow Rowell. I’d read everything else she’d written already when I spotted a used copy of Landline on sale at my favorite thrift shop. I scooped it […]

February 14, 2018

Book Review: Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand


Reading

Hi Friends:) My parents read this book years ago and recommended it to me. Unbroken is a brilliant piece of historical non-fiction by┬áLaura Hillenbrand that tells the story of Louie┬áZamperini, an Olympic runner and WW2 POW, and his comrades. This book was highly talked about when it was first published back in 2010, and it […]

January 24, 2018

Teacher Tuesday: My Vacation Plans


Life, Reading, Running

Hi Friends:) I’d like to share with you today my plan for my much anticipated and much needed vacation, which will be arriving in…. 4 days. 4 DAYSSSSSSSSS. Here’s the plan: Day 1: Long Run. Nap. Giftwrap. Day 2: Sleep in. Watch Harry Potter. Nap. Dinner and Mass with the fam. Sleep more. Day 3: […]

December 19, 2017

Book Review: Turtles All The Way Down by John Green


Life, Reading

Hi Friends:)   I have been a fan of John Green’s brilliant young adult novels since I first discovered The Fault In Our Stars a few years back. I’ve since read all of his novels, and just love the fast-paced dialogue and quirky characters that remind me so much of my own high school classmates. […]

October 28, 2017

Book Review: Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling


Life, Reading

Hi Friends, A few years ago, when I was living with roommates in New York City, I read Mindy Kaling’s first book. One night while I was reading after work, my roommate rushed into my bedroom, because she’d overheard my hysterical noises from her own room. She’d assumed I was hysterically crying and came in […]

October 19, 2017

Book Review: I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai


Life, Reading

Hi Friends:) It has been a little while since I posted a book review! Back to school really cut into my reading time, but I am back on track nowadays and excited to share my take on this and several other upcoming reads. For those of you who might have missed it, Malala Yousafzai is […]

September 29, 2017

Teacher Tuesday: High School Resource Room Tour!!


Life, Reading

Hi Friends:) Some weeks I make a home cooked meal for dinner every night and spend my evenings composing well-written posts for you all to enjoy. Other weeks I have hummus for dinner for three nights in a row and barely post my “Teacher Tuesday” before the clock switches to Wednesday. Balance is the name […]

September 12, 2017