• Books

    REVIEW: The Blue Castle

    I’ve been wanting to read The Blue Castle for quite a while now, and my mom gave it to me for Valentine’s day. I went into it fully expecting to adore it.   I wasn’t disappointed! (Yay!)   It’s the best book I have read in a long time, and definitely a new favorite.¬†Once I started reading it, I couldn’t stop. I might even like it more than Anne of Green Gables. *gasp*   It’s an adult novel, technically, but I think a lot of young adults would enjoy it. Although I probably wouldn’t recommend it for younger readers simply because I wouldn’t have understood it when I was, say,…

  • Life

    Birthdays, updates, and where has the time gone?

    1. My brother’s birthday was yesterday. He’s fourteen.   He told me I should write a blog post about how awesome he is, teasing me. so guess what? I am.* Kind of, at least. ; )   *90% of this is because it’s been a crazy few days and I don’t know what to post about. So why not post a random post full of nonsense? Maybe you’ll like it. I don’t know.   Birthdays have been quite prevalent this week. My brother’s party last Sunday, singing happy birthday to my brother and one of our friends in youth group on Wednesday, bringing balloons and leftover cupcakes to our co-op…

  • Journaling

    Journaling series no. 1

    The day is finally here.*   *Well yeah I’m being dramatic but it’s my blog. *grins*   I’ve wanted, since last year at least, to write a journaling mini-series. I’ve thought about starting a YouTube channel as well, but we’ll see if that happens. (Probably not. Don’t get your hopes up. And now I’m doing it!   I’ve been journaling since I was… six years old, I think? But it’s only been in the past two-three years that I’ve gotten really serious about it. I currently have a regular journal, bullet journal, Bible journal, and a dream journal… and I’m probably leaving something out. ; )     I’ll be…