Life Changing Media (Journalwithme#44)

This week's question asks: "Is there a novel or movie that has changed your life?" I could go with a novel that changed my life in the entertainment sense - like Harry Potter for instance. I was sucked into the world of Hogwarts, astonished by the magic and invested many years of my teenage life …

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Five BLUE Covered Books You Must Read

This months reading recommendations feature a blue cover theme. The cover and/or the spine of each of these novels is decorated using various shades of the color blue, my absolutely favourite color. Each of these books is vastly different than the next, and they're a good mix of different genres and reading levels. Let me …

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Creative Outlets (Journalwithme#11)

This week's question is: "What creative outlet do you find yourself relating to the most? (Writing, music, theatre, visual arts, carpentry etc)" As a blogger, writing is my passion. I work full time, and I'm a mother, so I'm finding it more and more difficult to find time to sit and write WHILE balancing the …

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Five Exciting Chapter Book Series for Tweens

I was always an avid reader. I couldn't wait for garage sale season because I knew I could spend $10 and wind up with 40 books. I loved choosing stories in different genres, and developed a few favourite authors and series. These books kept me enthralled throughout my late childhood into my teen years! Goosebumps …

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