Category: Book Reviews

December 2018 Reads & Reviews

The last roundup of books for 2018! I can hardly believe it. I’m trying to finish out the year strong with reading, but like I mentioned last month I’ve slowed down a little bit. Blame it on the holidays, a sudden lack in my attention span, and Hallmark movies. Such…

November 2018 Reads & Reviews

I’ve been reading at a little slower pace these days. I didn’t read at all while we were on vacation at the beginning of last month, and it has kind of been downhill from there. My head tends to be all over the place this time of year, so it…

October 2018 Reads & Reviews

Happy four-year anniversary to the best linkup in all the blogging land! I’m so glad that I discovered Steph and Jana a couple years ago and have the opportunity to share/talk about books every month with fellow book worms. It’s one of the few reasons that I still stick around…

September 2018 Reads & Reviews

Hey! Let’s start this Monday morning right. Time to grab your favorite hot beverage and load up Goodreads – let’s talk September 2018 reads and reviews.   My Top Picks … How to Walk Away by Katherine Center girl learns to rebuild her life after a life-altering accident THIS BOOK.…

August 2018 Reads & Reviews

Happy Monday and August 2018 reads and reviews day! Grab a hot cup of something and load up Goodreads to start your book list for the month.   My Top Picks … The Foxe & the Hound by R.S. Grey (Kindle Unlimited) frenemies-to-lovers rom-com Give me romantic chick-lit that involves…

Summer Reading Hits (So Far!)

Summer is arguably my favorite time of year to read. There’s usually more time to do so, and there’s A TON of new releases – most from authors that I already know and love. It’s hard to keep up with it all – especially when the hold list at the…

lately on instagram @whatkarlysaid

  • It has been 84 years since it stopped raining in Wisconsin, so it seemed necessary to document the occasion. 💁🏼‍♀️ #thursdayvibes #loveloft
  • #Bookworms, rejoice! This is our kinda day! 📚 On #WorldBookDay, I simply want to say thank you to all authors. Your characters, stories and words change my life daily, and I can’t imagine a life without them. Happy reading to all! #bookstagram
  • “It’s no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.” Alice, Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
@Disneyland is full of hidden scenes and little details. This area in particular, right around the corner from Fantasyland, was my favorite of them all! Maybe because we were there early before the crowds came pouring in, or maybe I was taking a moment to be nostalgic ... either way this was the first time in a few months that I felt happy and 100% myself. Perhaps that’s the magic of Disney that Walt always talked about.  #adultsatdisney #disneyland
Do you ever experience quiet moments of total content while on vacation, no matter where you are?
  • Catalina Island is nothing short of enchanting. ☀️ #catalinacasino #vacationmode #frommyview
  • California vacation part one: ☑️. Thanks for the magic, memories and OG nostalgia Disneyland! #adultsatdisney #toontown #wallsofdisney
  • I can’t stop obsessing over this book! It’s Behind-the-Music meets Almost Famous, and I had to constantly remind myself that I wasn’t reading an interview in Rolling Stone Magazine. I just love when a book comes around that makes me fall further in love with reading than I already am. Have you read it? What are you #currentlyreading? #bookworm #bookstagram