Saint Louis Native, YouTuber, Lover of All Things Bookish, Social Media Manager for Book Bound Box, Conspiracy Theories, Gryffindor
- Third Place in Mindful Gifting Challenge
Calling all last minute shoppers! Christmas is literally right around the corner. While I know it can be challenging to find the perfect gift for someone, I also know you probably are balling on a budget! It feels like people this year are being more purposeful and meaningful with their gifts. So let me help take some of that stress off your plate. I love bookish things, and reading has been a big part of who I have grown into over the years. So here are my top gift ideas for book lovers!
Scavenge The Stars
No lie, I have been in a massive reading slump this year. It seems like the world is in complete chaos. You would think being stuck at home, I would have hit some massive reading records or something. While I love books, the truth is I barely scraped by. I couldn't bring myself to sit down and focus long enough to get through a couple of pages at a time. So while I purchased a bunch of new books, I found them collecting dust months after they arrived to my house.
I'm Thankful For The Diagnosis
The moment Dr. Cormier let the words "autism" come out of his mouth completely unfiltered, my brain struggled to understand so many things. I knew my son was different, but I never knew his short journey on Earth would open my eyes in a world most people take for granted. From the moment he was born he was destined for greatness. We chose the name Gatsby because we wanted him to be remembered, and he has made an impact on those around him on a daily basis.
My Open Apology Letter
Dear___________, If you are reading this, most likely we haven't spoken in awhile. We met some where along the way, and at some point we parted ways. Whether it was intentionally or unintentionally it happened, and I am trying to process why.
Reclaiming My Mom Bod In 2020
Let me be honest here for a moment, COVID-19 wreck shop in many people's personal lives this year. It brought many together, but it also caused several people to see their true colors and go their separate ways. For me it unpacked a lot of personal truths I wasn't prepared to have come to a head and did. After 5 years of being in a mentally and verbally abusive relationship, I decided for the sake of my kids and myself it was time to finally file the paperwork and leave for good.
Comforts Brought To You From The Other Side
With the holidays around the corner, I decided this year to purposely make these the most memorable holidays I possibly can for my children and I. My boys are starting to get to the age where they will start remembering traditions and make memories to share with their families as they get older and have kids of their own.
Best Kindle Recommendations Of 2020
Living in the 21st, we have so many options and choices on anything and everything it seems like. Truthfully the thought of it can be overwhelming at times. Everything from the countless hours of Netflix we can binge to multiple ways to order your coffee at Starbucks.
Veteran Owned Company Taking The Book Community By Storm
Am I the only person who gets a literal high from getting packages sent to my house? Or does your amazon delivery guy know your Corgi name and bring your dog treats? Okay just me, however if you are one of the many people who understand the struggle of hiding packages from your husband, or have to tell your spouse that it was "on sale" as a justification for buying said item, then I have the latest fast growing company to keep an eye on.