Always Reiding - Bloggiesta

Bloggiesta Check In: Day two

It’s that time of the year–Bloggiesta time!!! Welcome to the best way to keep yourself accountable!!!!
I’m diving headfirst into the whole thing this time, despite a lot of time concerns.

A Bloggiesta Master To Do List!

❏  write twelve reviews (5 of these have always been written)
❏  update link lists and archive lists (Done!)
❏  update Goodreads reviews (I was able to update to 84–I’ve still got a hundred to add,

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Always Reiding - Bloggiesta

Bloggiesta Check In: Day One

It’s that time of the year–Bloggiesta time!!!
Welcome to the best way to keep yourself accountable!!!!
I’m diving headfirst into the whole thing this time, despite a lot of time concerns.

A Bloggiesta Master To Do List!

❏  write twelve reviews (5 of these have always been written)
❏  update link lists and archive lists
❏  update Goodreads reviews (I was able to update to 84–I’ve still got a hundred to add,

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Dragon Teeth by Michael Crichton

As a huge Crichton fan, I was over the moon to hear that the late author had a new novel that was to be published posthumously. I’ve dogeared and ruined so many copies of Jurassic Park that I’ve lost count. I’ve read Crichton novels in multiple countries, states and nearly every year since my discovery when I was thirteen.

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In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume

Judy Blume returns to the shelves of adult literature with In the Unlikely Event, a ficticious take on the three plane crashes that happened within two months in her childhood home of Elizabeth, New Jersey.

Miri Ammerman is a teenage girl who lives with her mother, Rusty, in one story of the home they share with Rusty’s mother, Irene, and Rusty’s brother,

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Review:: Wedding cake Murder by Joanne Fluke (Hannah Swenson #19)

Hannah finds herself preparing for a quick wedding AND a televised baking competition in Joanne Fluke’s Wedding Cake Murder. The 19th book in Fluke’s ongoing series about a cookie maker/sleuth based in Lake Eden, Minnesota. Hannah preps her youngest sister as her assistant and finds out a relative has some details about one of the celebrity chef judges that will help Hannah win the competition.

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Shiny and Sparkly: Geek Jewelry and OLW 2017

As I mentioned earlier this month, my One Little Word for 2017 is Rebel. And I ended up picking up a piece of jewelry that will allow me to have a tangible link to the word when I wear it! Enter Kay Jeweler’s Charmed Memories Bracelet and charm

I can confirm that my stuff was on clearance,

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img_1376Last week, we visited my alma mater, Kent State University. It was an odd experience, sort of like travelling back into time, but while some things were the same (I’m looking at you, Mike’s Place), there was a lot of things that were different. For example, my favorite hole in the wall bar is now a Quaker Steak and Lube. What?!? And the whole place seemed cleaner and filled with less random people.

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