Day 30 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “Freebie.” Today I wanted to talk about a new book that I have recently listened on Audible called You by Caroline Kepnes. If you have not read this one yet, stop what you are doing and get a copy right now however you can!…

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Today’s theme for Books and Cupcakes Book Photo Challenge is Water Book cover…. Ok, so this may not make everyone think of water- but it does for me. This book was fascinating. If you haven’t read it yet, I highly suggest picking it up! First of all, it takes place in Norristown, which is about…

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Hello everyone, as we finish out August, and Books & Cupcakes Book Photo Challenge, the theme today is colors. What better way to celebrate colors than with science? “The Elements: A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe” by Theodore Gray is a beautiful book, great for any coffee table!  It is full…

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Day 27 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “Coffee or Tea? .” Earl Grey Tea, Hot, with Milk, leave the teabag in, and make sure that it’s mug handle pointing to my right side (I usually hold my book in my left hand). If there’s a kitten (any age is…

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Day 26 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “Guilty Pleasure.” Yeah, I know that the previews for the movie starring Shailene Woodley told the tale of a shameless sob-fest aimed particularly at teenage girls. The fact that I wasn’t scared off completely from The Fault in Our Stars indicates that the same…

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So for today’s Books and Cupcake’s Photo Book Challenge, the theme was “you reading.” I’ve been reading a few books off and on all year. Tina Fey’s Autobiography “Bossypants” is one of those books for me. I’ve really enjoyed reading her story. In addition to the appeal of hilarious stories, wit, and a plethora of…

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Going to take the easy way out on this challenge!! Below are links that will send you straight to some of my favourite blog people! Hope you guys enjoy them as much as I do! Geeks and Geeklets (of course!) DekaSteps UpGradual A Holy Experience – Ann Voskamp Single Dad Laughing Jennie Allen  

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Day 23 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “Fictional BF/GF.” Well, my boy is always and forever going to be Bilbo Baggins. He was my secret crush. Literally. When the book was discovered when I was little, my first copy of The Hobbit was burned before my eyes. I’ve…

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Day 22 of the August Book Photo Challenge with Books and Cupcakes!  Today is suppose to be a book store…but my bookstore is the library.  We spend an insane amount of time at the library and our haul is kind of crazy all the time.  Because we are homeschoolers I get pretty much all of…

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As we near the end of August and Books & Cupcakes Book Photo Challenge, the theme is “Longest Book”. For this, I chose a classic, Les Miserables by Victor Hugo. Not the Broadway musical, the book. This is a long one. My sister read it over her kindle to watch the percentage complete slowly rise and to…

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Day 20 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “Book Recommendation.” I will eventually do a full review for Soul of an Octopus, by Sy Montgommery, as it’s so incredible. Anyone who knows me, knows I love love love octobabies. This is a TRUE story of the Octopuses at the…

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The back county lane was almost knee-deep with rain water, washed up gravel, mud, and all sorts of busted weeds, twigs and other debris. Jill had to get the alpacas off the southern field though, so this was her only means to get them to the raised western portion of her property before the weather…

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A lone craft glided out on the dark lake in the morning fog. A rowboat leaving lazy ripples in its wake. As the ghosts of mist danced on the water, reaching to ascend into the sky, a lone girl pulled the oars. Stroke. Stroke. Drift. The fog made way, allowing her passage into the realm of pre-dawn…

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Here we are at day 19 of The August Book Photo Challenge, we are joining in Books and Cupcakes Challenge.  The theme today is a character you find the funniest.  Although I did enjoy the film of Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy I found the book to be much more satisfying.  I find Zaphod Beeblebrox…

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