2016 Reading Challenge Round-Up


Back at the beginning of 2016, I decided to embark on something I had never tried before: a formal, thematic reading challenge. Sure, I had completed the Goodreads Reading Challenge (certain numbers of books), and I had participated in book clubs, but a thematic reading challenge was foreign to me. I have always been inspired by readers like Alexandra, who set ambitious goals for their reading. I wanted to give it a whirl.

Then, on January 2nd, I found the Modern Mrs. Darcy 2016 Reading Challenge.  It was perfect. It was intimidating. It was challenging. Obviously.

And so, I declared to the Internet World that I was going to complete it – and complete it I have.

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The Friday Five

Back at it!


Life has been crazy with work, Junior Woman’s Club, and wedding planning lately.  I love being busy, but from time-to-time, it’s difficult to balance everything.  I have some friends who are so, so good at it, but I feel like I’m constantly chasing my tail. Surely I’m not the only one, right?

Nonetheless, here are five things on my mind this evening!

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