The Ancient History Book Tag

A huge thank you Aaliya@Aaliya's Nook for tagging me for this! While she's, understandably, very busy at this time of the year, I do love her posts and her enthusiasm for life and books is so much fun. This tag was created by Books Michelle over on Booktube. The Stone Age: One of the first … Continue reading The Ancient History Book Tag

The Liebster Award (2021)

A huge thank you to Emily @ Frappes and Fiction for the nomination! She has such fantastic posts I can't wait to read, so do check her out. The Rules Acknowledge the blog that gave it to you and display the awardAnswer 11 questions that the blogger gives youGive 11 random facts about yourselfNominate 11 … Continue reading The Liebster Award (2021)

Odd Bits and Pieces

The past 2 months have been just a tiny bit short of being a complete disaster, so I thought I'd end the first relatively good week I've had in 2 months with something fun. Here are some bits and pieces of what's been going on in my life lately, as well as some more random … Continue reading Odd Bits and Pieces

Upcoming at The Lily Cafe #6

In short, there will be A LOT of book reviews coming. Through the beginning of October, at least. Back in the Spring I thought my kids would be back at school, so may have overloaded my June-September schedule. I got a bit backed up, so now I have a lot of book reviews to post … Continue reading Upcoming at The Lily Cafe #6

The Lily Cafe Digest #18

Every time I post one of these Digests, I just feel a huge sigh of relief. I adore everything about blogging, but taking a break just feels so nice! After the past few weeks my family has had, I definitely need some time to retreat from the Internet and curl up to stare at walls. … Continue reading The Lily Cafe Digest #18

The Bookworm’s Book Tag

A huge thanks to Kat from KBbookreviews! She reads so widely and has such detailed book reviews, so be sure to check out her blog! The Rules Thank and link the blogger who nominated you Include the tag graphic in your post Answer the 10 questions the blogger asked Nominate 5-10 bloggers Ask you nominees … Continue reading The Bookworm’s Book Tag

The Sunshine Blogger Award

A huge thanks to Hermione of Portable Magic for the nomination! She's probably one of the youngest bloggers I follow, and I love all the enthusiasm she injects into all of her posts. They're always fun to read and always make me smile. What is the Sunshine Blogger Award? The Sunshine Blogger Award is given … Continue reading The Sunshine Blogger Award

Round 2 of School at Home

Really, the whole point of this post is to say blogging will be all over the place. Hopefully it'll only be through December and then I can spend more time here, but who knows? Back in June, the plan was for us to send our oldest back to the classroom and our youngest would be … Continue reading Round 2 of School at Home

Friday Fun: Welcome to My Reading, Writing, ‘Rithmetic Blog!

I don't know if I'll keep doing these, but, for now, they're kind of fun! It was a fascinating morning when I realized I essentially have a reading, writing, and arithmetic blog. And of course an equally fascinating thought process landed me there. Here's how it went: I have a jar of egg yolks I … Continue reading Friday Fun: Welcome to My Reading, Writing, ‘Rithmetic Blog!

Upcoming at The Lily Cafe #5

That was...a fast two weeks. At the start of my break, I thought I'd do a Google search for my blog. It's not something I do often, but, sometimes, I like to see what shows up. Good news, my blog was the first one that popped up for me. Interesting news, an actual place called … Continue reading Upcoming at The Lily Cafe #5