The 2013 Project

In 2012, I read 85 books. Some were recommended by friends. Others I sought out. A few serendipitously crossed my path as I wandered around my local library. For 2013, I decided to do something different. I began asking a few of my particularly close friends for a short list of books that have influenced…

Read more

The Crown of Embers {a giveaway}

A few weeks ago, a special package arrived in my mail box. In it was a sweet note from a friend and an advanced copy of The Crown of Embers, the sequel to The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson. (This package was better than Christmas and my birthday, combined, and I spent…

Read more

Unexpected Lessons

I think you can tell a lot about a person by what books line their shelves. But mine are deceiving. The truth is if I bought every book I read, I might not be able to afford food. You see, books are my addiction. Especially Young Adult novels. Especially those in the fantasy and sci-fi…

Read more

Simplicity Parenting

A few weeks ago, Alexis of Fern & Feather put together an incredible series about the book Simplicity Parenting. When she had first blogged about it, I was so intrigued by the description that I wanted to read it — even though I’m single and have no children. A few years ago, I ran a…

Read more
All Rights Reserved © Brandi Bernoskie LLC