Amanda’s Marquee Matchup Every fan knows part of game day is decking yourself out in the best gear to support your team. Now, there’s obviously NO shortage of official team apparel sold by the team shop/MLB but there are also (at least in Toronto) so many amaaaaaaaazing options made by local artists! I’ve picked some… Continue reading [Brains, Books, and Baseball] Day 6 – Gear Up for Game Day!
Amanda’s Marquee Matchup Blue Jays…obviously. They dropped the first two so my soul needs them to crank out a win today. Second game is because Boston is 2-0 right now and that needs to change. 😈 It is NO secret that my reading taste is aaaaaaall over the map. Fiction, non-fic, YA, NA, MG, graphic… Continue reading [Brains, Books, & Baseball] Day 4 – My Baseball-Themed TBR
I’m a bit late due to some craziness happening in life again sadly but this little blog right here turned 1 on July 1! Champagne birthday, anyone? I can’t believe it has already been ONE WHOLE YEAR! It has been unreal and even more amazing than I could have ever imagined. Before we get to the… Continue reading Brains, Books, and Brawn Turns 1!
I was tagged by Jesse from Books at Dawn to do The Playlist Shuffle Tag! My music collection is SO all over the place; I’m excited to see what shuffle offers up to embarrass me with. Also, go check out Jesse’s blog because he does all the coolest tags, makes amazing graphics for his posts,… Continue reading The Playlist Shuffle Tag
Week one of ARC August has come to a close! The first few days I was flying through stuff but have slowed because I haven’t been feeling well. WHAT I READ (August 1-9): Nothing Left to Burn – DNF at 16% (I just couldn’t get into it at all. It felt like when my family… Continue reading A Quick ARC August Update!
Wow, it’s August already. Where has the time gone? Last month was pretty wild with relaunching this blog, the Ontario book blogger meet-up, and signing up for the new Secret Sister round. Here’s a little glimpse at what’s coming up this month. * ARC August! – This is hosted by the amazing Octavia and… Continue reading August 2015
Posting goals? In July? Did she miss the memo that people usually do that in January? Nope! As you can tell from my post archive, this little blog here wasn’t running in January. That being said, I think it’s cool to share what I’ve set for myself to achieve this year. PLUS…you guys can help… Continue reading My 2015 Reading Goals
Beyond the Books is a weekly meme hosted by KissinBlueKaren. This week’s topic is favourite TV shows. Guys, this is so hard. I love so many. ALL THE SHOWS. Okay, but seriously, I do love a bunch of shows. Here are a few of my absolute obsessions: One Tree Hill Friday Night Lights Sons of Anarchy… Continue reading Beyond the Books 
Will the Real Prince Charming Please Stand Up? Author: Ella Martin Release Date: June 30, 2014 Publisher: Astraea Press Format: Kobo eBook Summary: Bianca is the Westgate Prep quarterback’s sister—and that’s her only claim to fame. When her friends’ social experiment turns her into the “It Girl” of the Sophomore class, she captures the attention of the most popular… Continue reading Review: “Will the Real Prince Charming Please Stand Up?”
The Mark of the Hummingbird Author: Jessica Gollub Release Date: January 11, 2014 Publisher: JGP Summary: Burying the truth in the snow can’t conceal it forever. Leona was born a survivor-one of the few sheltered in a prison that withstood the plummeting temperatures of the frozen days. Now, as the weather slowly warms, she struggles to understand a culture… Continue reading REVIEW: “The Mark of the Hummingbird” by Jessica Gollub