Today, I'm sharing all my favorite books about the glitz and glam (or not-so-glam) of royal life. I love a good princess story (especially about a princess falling in love with a commoner?!? total swoon). They're the ultimate escapist fiction, unless you're an actual princess and then we NEED to talk.
Hi y'all! Today, I'm reflecting on how my perspective on sustainability has changed over the past year and sharing some of my favorite quick and easy switches to live a more sustainable life. When I was abroad with Semester at Sea, there was one day when we had to drop anchor off the coast of… Continue reading little ways to be more sustainable | home, beauty, personal care
Let's be real: 2020 is fixing to be the longest year EVER. Thinking back to January feels like reminiscing on something that happened at least five years ago. Given that we've already dealt with several years' worth of excitement in just six months, it felt fitting to reflect on my favorite books of 2020 so… Continue reading best books of 2020 (so far)
Anna K by Jenny LeePublished 3 March 2020 by Flatiron Book I received an advance copy of Anna K from the publisher through NetGalley and this has in no way influenced my review. Click here to add Anna K on Goodreads! WHAT I LIKED: The character's individuality. Anna K is told from a third-person omniscient… Continue reading ANNA K: wealth, drama, and swoony romance | an honest arc review
break your glass slippers by Amanda LovelaceExpected to publish March 17, 2020Andrews McNeel Publishing Click here to add break your glass slippers on Goodreads! My rating: 4/5 stars I received an ARC of this book from the publisher through NetGalley. This has not influenced my review. As always, this review is honest and spoiler-free. WHAT… Continue reading break your glass slippers: poetry for the modern princess | an honest arc review
Hello sweet readers!! I wanted to take a moment to reflect on the current state of the world. There are a million and a half voices that are far more educated and qualified to speak on Black Lives Matter than me, so I strongly encourage you to look to creators of color for more information… Continue reading A message of support.
Happy February! I had a great reading month: I rated all the books I read in Feb either 4 or 5 stars. Here's what I read (and loved)... Piecing Me Together by Renée WatsonWhen I read this book, I could tell that it was the kind of story that causes movement. Jade, the protagonist and… Continue reading What Annie read this month… | February wrap-up and reviews
Bad Bachelor by Stefanie LondonExpected to publish March 3, 2020Sourcebooks Casablanca Goodreads Synopsis: Everybody’s talking about the hot new app reviewing New York’s most eligible bachelors. But why focus on prince charming when you can read the latest dirt on the lowest-ranked “Bad Bachelors”—NYC’s most notorious bad boys. If one more person mentions Bad Bachelors… Continue reading Bad Bachelor by Stefanie London… an honest arc review
Before I talk about what I've been listening to lately... I have a new podcast called Hello Heroine! Through this podcast, I'm exploring what it takes to become a literary leading lady like that ones we all know and love. Episodes are 25-35 minutes and talk about growing in your confidence, feeling like a cool… Continue reading Annie’s favorite podcasts… and a BIG ANNOUNCEMENT
What the Other Three Don't Know by Spencer HydeTo be published March 3rd, 2020Shadow Mountain I received an ARC of this book through NetGalley on behalf of the publisher, and this has in no way influenced my review. Goodreads Synopsis: Will I still be loved if I show people who I really am? Four… Continue reading What the Other Three Don’t Know by Spencer Hyde… an honest arc review