Twenty Five Facts About Me!

Happy Halloween readers! Do you have any cool plans for today or tonight? I’ve mentioned it a couple of times before, but today is also my birthday! I’m celebrating with a home made dinner and scary video games, and this Saturday I’m hosting a Halloween party. Now for today’s final blogtober post I thought it would be cool if I told y’all a little more about me. And since I’m turning 25, here are 25 random facts! In my life I’ve moved four times. Once within The Netherlands, then from The Netherlands to Arizona and back, and then from The…

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October Wrap Up: all the books I’ve read

It’s the end of October already… It feels like yesterday that it was only the first! This month has passed by extremely fast, and I’m a little sad Halloween and spooky season are about to be over, but I’m also excited for the big holiday season. It’s also time to wrap up the “Nightmare Before TBR” readathon, and… I failed reading all the books that were on my TBR. BUT I did have a lot of fun reading books according to a prompt! In total I’ve managed to finish four to five books (I’m still reading the fifth), and considering…

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September + October Book Haul

Hello book friends! I finally bought enough books over the past two months to make a book haul post. It helps that I work in a book store now, because I see so many cool books every day, and I just can resist! Darkdawn – Jay Kristoff This was the book that kicked off my haul. I remember I bought it because I got hired at Barnes & Noble and I wanted to treat myself. I’ve since completely finished it, and gave it five stars! I have a non-spoiler free review here if you’re interested in reading that. Rage –…

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Books I Want to Read Before the Year Ends

Hello book friends! This post is going to be all about the books I want to read before the year is over. I’m not going to lie, aside from the new releases coming in November and December, I also really want to tackle some of the books that have been on my shelves for ages. The Older Ones Rage by Cora Carmack – Not sure why I haven’t started this book yet, since I was so excited about it when it came out earlier this year. I literally got it on the release date… Archenemies by Marissa Meyer – I…

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The History of Halloween

If you didn’t know by now, I have a massive obsession with Halloween. It’s my absolute favorite holiday, and I’m always so sad that it’s only one day. I saw this historical idea over on Books Nest, and since the history of Halloween is really fascinating, I decided to make a blogpost about it! Early History The history of Halloween is said to have started with the ancient Gaelic festival Samhain, which is a festival that celebrates the end of harvest season and the beginning of winter. It was mostly celebrated in Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man. This…

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