Chatting with Chelsea: Characters!

I feel like I make a lot of lists. Actually, I know I make a lot of lists. It’s how I think and how I organize, and I like receiving information that way most of the time. However I decided to do something a little different this time and I wanted to chat about Characters….

Romance Readers Book Tag

The Romance Readers Book Tag was created by Sarah from Not Just Romance Novels. She has a fantastic channel and if you like romance or are interested in it, definitely check it out. She talks about books and usually mentions a tea shes drinking in every video and I find them extremely relaxing to watch. What age…

New Year Challenges!

At the beginning of every year, I love to set a variety of challenges for myself across different aspects of my life. And obviously one of my favorite areas to challenge myself is reading. I always set a Goodreads goal (last year, I didn’t quite get to 100, so I had to drop it about…

Cost Efficient Reading

So part of being a reader is books! And books, a lot of the time, cost money, which can make those of us who love to have and hold them broke a great deal of the time. So how can you read voraciously but not break the bank? Just in time for the Holiday season…

Chelsea’s Favorite Halloween Reads

So this time of year, people tend to be drawn to the spooky thrillers and paranormal reads. While I don’t read much of horror, I do love me some vamps, witches and wizards, and don’t mind some creepiness, so here are my favorite Halloween-ish reads! While most fantasy books I read involve something from below,…

Vacation Reads

I know summer vacation is over put in order to prolong our longing for vacation and get prepped for those family trips that will be coming up over the holidays, here are some travel read recommendations for every person! Since I spend about half of my work week travel by car or by air, I…

Read-A-Thons and #BTAT17

A few weeks ago, the Booktube-A-Thon went down. The seven days of reading challenges, reading sprints, and feeling connected to people across to globe as they participate as well. I’ve participated on the side several years in a row, though the video challenges aren’t quite my thing, and I absolutely love it. I tend to…

Top 5 Books Without Romance

So last week the Top 5 Wednesday topic (created by Gingerreadslaney and run by Sam of Tometopple) was Top 5 Books without Romance (in fanfic terms gen fiction), and I was definitely interested because I want this. I am single and pretty happy about it and I want more books that focus on people bonding…

Chelsea’s Book Haul!

Chelsea really wanted to do a book haul for this month’s blog post, so we said why not! and let her loose!