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Amazing Art Books – Guest Post

Book Reviews

Hello there, I'm Kayly! I blog over at My Open Sketchbook and I'm so excited to be on Jess' blog today! When I was thinking up topics for a guest post I was thinking about incorporating art and books, and then Jess had the brilliant idea of chatting about art books! Genius!  I think art books can be a great resource for so many reasons. For me, they are always…

Books for Traveling – Guest Post

Book Reviews

When traveling, it’s easy to slip into endless amounts of blank stares and boredom. One of the easiest solutions to this is to slip into the pages of a good book. But when packing your bags for your big summer trip, you can’t fit your whole bookshelf in your carry on, so what are the best books to read while traveling? The Book That Fits In Your Purse When packing…

Bloody Jack Series – Guest Post

Book Reviews

Hello! My name is Alyssa and I blog over at Alyssa J Freitas (I know, I was so creative with the title…) about lifestyle, etiquette, college, and a plethora of other topics. Today I am excited to be guest posting for Jess while she is in the process of moving. Enjoy! If adventures on the high seas are your thing, the Bloody Jack series by L. A. Meyer is a…

June to-read + Reader’s Choice!

Blogging

I know I fell WAY behind on blogging last month, but can you really blame me? So much was going on in life and I got so caught up in it all that my blogging muses just fled the building, and there wasn't even a fire! (I know I'm not funny, but let's just pretend I am) I have some other big news that I've been waiting to share on…

Guest Post – Book Color Wheel

Book Reviews

Hey, Bookworms in Dresses readers! I'm Sara from Sincerely, Sara! Since Jess knows I love books (who doesn't, amiright?) and that I love everything colorful and bright, Jess challenged me to do a color wheel of books post. I tweaked it a little by doing a color stack of books. I have to be honest, it was hard picking just one book for each color. There are so many beautiful books out there and I could…

Happiness is a Cigar Called Books

Life

So I got this title by using this slogan generator, which I thought was pretty fun! You can plug in your own word and get some interesting slogans, which make pretty funny blog post titles, as it turns out. Anyways. I suppose I'll play along and write about the happiness bringing cigar called books! And I guess books are a bit addictive, so I see where they are coming from!…

Books for Mom

Book Reviews

To celebrate Mother's Day, which is coming up tomorrow, I thought I'd share some books that would great gifts for all kinds of mothers! Some of these were given to me to read by my mother, and others I've given to her to read! We've always shared books back and forth since as long as I can remember!! She read to me as a child and really sparked the love…

May To-Read & Pick My Next Read

Blogging

Ah the month of May! It really came suddenly, but I'm ready to face the day! May is the month when it FINALLY gets mildly warm up here in the north east, and it's also home to Mother's Day & Memorial Day! May is also the last full month that I'll be living in Pittsburgh, which totally blows my mind! Goodness! Things start moving really fast when you start thinking…

April Bloopers & Books!

Blogging

It's shocking to think that April is already over! Oh my gosh! May is almost here! Time is hurtling past me and I'm stumbling forward trying to grab onto it, but it just keeps going! Ah! So much happened in April that I just don't even know what to do! I turned 24, Alex graduated from his Master's program, I went to Houston to look around at the city that…

Chocolate Book Challenge!

Blogging, Book Reviews

Kacie from The Written Word(s) tagged me in this fun looking challenge! I haven't done a tag/challenge in what feels like a long time and this one is right up my alley, so I'm excited! I mean, chocolate and books?! My favorite things! So, how does this work? Well there are seven prompts (one for a different sort of chocolate) and you pick a book to match each prompt! So there…