National Tea Day: Books Paired With the Perfect Brew

Today is National Tea Day in the United Kingdom and right now, more than ever, we need to celebrate this soothing beverage, since it is one of the few things that is getting us through this crisis. Continue reading “National Tea Day: Books Paired With the Perfect Brew”

Save Tea & Sympathy!

I normally don’t advocate for private businesses on my blog. However, this is one business that holds a special place in my heart. Continue reading “Save Tea & Sympathy!”

Happy National Tea Day!

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Calling All Tea Drinkers!

Today is our day! It is National Tea Day! If you are tea lover, like myself, here are some interesting facts you may like to know…

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Poem: Ideal


The fire, crackling and popping

Amber colors, dancing through the night

The room is filled with warmth and light

The calmness of it all

Gets me through the dark

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National Tea Day!

Before I forget…Happy National Tea Day! Enjoy your very favorite cuppa before going to bed!
What tea are you drinking (or drank) to celebrate this special occasion?

Top Ten Tuesday: Unique Books to Add To Your List1

Top Ten Tuesdays

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and Bookish. This week’s post is:

Top Ten Of The Most Unique Books I’ve Read (topic originally done 4/14) Some variations: top ten unique sounding books on my TBR, top ten most unique books I’ve read in X genre, etc

All books are unique but there are a couple that stand out from the rest. Whether it is a cookbook or a guidebook, these ten unique books are a definite must to add to your TBR list.

For the book lover and bibliophile:


Classic Penguin: Cover to Cover by Paul Buckley and Audrey Niffenegger

If you would like to read my review of this book, you can find it here.

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Top Ten Tuesday: What I Am Thankful For

Top Ten Tuesdays

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and Bookish. This week’s post is:

Thanksgiving themed Freebie — ten books I’m thankful for, authors I’m thankful for, Ten fictional families I’d like to celebrate Thanksgiving with, a personal non-bookish thankful list, etc. etc.”

I know I am almost a week late but I wanted to list all the things that I am thankful for, especially for this year…

    1. I’m thankful for my family …because who knows who would I be without them.
    2. I’m thankful for my job and finally becoming a full-time librarian…even thought it takes up a lot of my time, I still love it.television batman comics dc comics 1960s
    3. I’m thankful for Jane Austen…because without her I wouldn’t enjoy reading and books as much as I do now.


    1. I’m thankful for my writing…because without it I wouldn’t have this awesome blog. 🙂 Okkult Motion Pictures black and white vintage history business
    2. I’m thankful for health…still alive and kicking.
    3. I’m thankful for all books…how many adventures and places have I been on? books nerd library alexis bledel book store
    4. I’m thankful for my friends…my truest friends, keep in mind.
    5. I’m thankful for my home.
    6. I’m thankful for tea…I couldn’t function without it. tea food
    7. I’m thankful for libraries…where else would I get my books?


What are you thankful for this year?