2019 Fall book releases to look out for.
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2019 Fall Book Releases I’m Excited About

So I know that we’re not even halfway into summer, but I’m already thinking about fall. Sweaters, Halloween, Thanksgiving, crunchy leaves, and rust-colored everything are basically my favorite things. Plus, there is a slew of amazing books coming out that are just calling for those rainy October days we get here in the Pacific Northwest. …

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Friday Favorites: Week 6

Happy Friday! Hope you had a great week! I woke up to the news of an earthquake here in Washington. Apparently, it was felt as far as Olympia, but I slept right through it. I was finally able to catch up on The Handmaid’s Tale this week. I heard that some people don’t like this …

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Friday Favorites: Week 5

Happy Friday and if you’re in the U.S., hope you had a happy 4th! We are currently in Illinois visiting family, so this might be a quick Friday Favorites, but I wanted to make sure to get one out, so here are some of my favorites this week. Dumbo If you haven’t seen the live-action …

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June mini reviews | Quick reviews of Legendary, City of Brass, and The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo.
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June Mini Reviews

So I went to the library the other day and only picked up one book, which is rare for me because I usually leave with more books than I could ever possibly read in the two weeks they allow you to keep them, but that’s what I did. I am also getting that book returned …

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Friday Favorites: Week 4 | Silk Quartz necklace from Intertwined by Bella
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Friday Favorites: Week 4

I had another eventful week over here. We went strawberry picking, made some jam, and took a trip to the circus. I’ve also been prepping for our trip to Illinois next week. If you have any tips for flying with toddlers throw them my way. Today, I have some holds at the library to pick …

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Vendaros Circus at Wright Park is a must-see!
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Venardos Circus at Wright Park

If Venardos Circus comes through your town, this is a show you must make time to see! My sister and I took Finley to the opening show at Wright Park in Tacoma and it was so much fun. It is a family-friendly circus show with Broadway-style performances, juggling, comedy, acrobatics, and more.

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Summer Reading List

Since the summer months can get pretty busy, I wanted to create a summer reading list so I could keep myself on track with all of the books I want to read. Here are my 9 must-read books on my summer reading list.

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Spiced Strawberry and plum jam.
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Spiced Strawberry and Plum Jam

Man, guys! I might be a bit biased, but this strawberry and plum jam turned out amazing! The other day my sister and I took the girls out to Rochester, WA and collected some strawberries from a u-pick farm. I’m not sure if you’ve heard about my mission to create traditions, but this is one …

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