Each summer my husband and I pick a book out for each other that we have to read. It's a fun little tradition we have done every year we've been together (read HERE for information about our past summer book swaps). It really forces us out of our traditional literary comfort zone and provides common [...]
A book review for China in Ten Words by Yu Hua.
I was struggling a lot this past year to find a work/life balance. I was burning out fast, tired, grumpy, and overworked but I didn't know what to do besides leave my job. I did eventually move to a new school but I knew that these problems could crop up again if I was not [...]
Every summer my husband and I have this fabulous tradition where we swap books and we each pick out a book that the other person HAS to read. It really forces you to go out of your comfort zone and provides great topics of conversations as we read through the books. Here are the books [...]
Ok so The Handmaid's Tale is now a hugely popular series on Hulu and although I haven't seen an episode yet, the trailer looks hauntingly awesome. The scenes from the trailer actually reminded me of the Flemish Beguinages we recently visited while in Belgium (take a peek at our pictures and you'll see what I mean!). I [...]