Today I am…Blogging Along with Effy Wild!

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Yay, I’m so in! My favorite art goddess, Effy Wild, is going to be blogging daily in August & I’m going to join her! I’ll be blogging about anything & everything: books, art, scrapbooking, teaching 8th grade monsters, this crazy baby chase, & who knows what else…(Sharknado, anyone)!

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I’m not (that) broken…

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Infertility sucks.   That’s putting it nicely. When your body refuses to do its job, it is hard to deal with. I’m a woman, I’m supposed to make babies. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not trying to throw my gender back to the dark ages, promise! It’s just what I want, more than anything in […]

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Making Beautiful Messes!

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I am indulging my creative self this summer! It is so beautiful and messy and just AWESOME! I’m taking some art classes, learning how to bind books, drawing, scrapbooking, creating insane collages, painting, and making friends with colors! Look what I made!  Check out my beautiful muses, I know you’ll love them, too!  So in […]

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Today I am…HAPPY!

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So, I’ve made blissful some changes in my life lately. I AM HAPPY! I AM SO FREAKING HAPPY! Sometimes dreams change. It is strange to admit that my dreams are different now than they were a few years ago, but it is true. So, I’ve had to change a few things around in my world. […]

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Ummm, I promise I still live here

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So, yup, ummm…haven’t visited in a while. Let’s just call it an extended vacation. Have I been reading tons of books? YUP! Have I been reading tons of blogs? Totally! Have I forgotten about my cool little spot on the www? Nope! Excuses? Not a one! So what’s up, whatcha been doing, why’d you leave? […]

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AWESOME YALL FEST PIC ROUND UP!

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My super adorable friend Laura & I set out on an adventure to Charleston, SC for YALL FEST! It was an awesome trip filled with tons of book love! Here are a few of our favorite pics from the weekend. Yay books!

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Today I am…talking about bullying at Uniquely Moi Books!

I stopped by Uniquely Moi books to give my teacher perspective on bullying. Check it out and you could win a copy of A.S. King’s epically awesome EVERYBODY SEES THE ANTS. ANTS is an awesome book about bullying, the kind of wounds we can see, and the kind scars that we can’t. (And also because I […]

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Sending ASK THE PASSENGERS my love!

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Wow! I just finished A.S. King’s ASK THE PASSENGERS. Her words live, as they always do, like magic, like the perfect hug, like a tattoo that gets inked onto all that you are and ever were, like the one thing you need to hear at the right time to know that everything really will be ok. […]

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Finally! AS King’s New Book!! Ask the Passengers!

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Yup, I totally love A.S. King. She rocks my whole face off. I’ve been waiting for this book for at least a million years (or a few months, whatevs). It arrived on my doorstep Friday. And I devoured it. I love it. I kinda wanna marry it. (just kidding…maybe). Go read it. Now!  I don’t […]

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YALL Fest!! Woot!

So, I totally (finally) decided to go to YALL FEST!! WOOT! YAY!! BOOKS! *tries to calm down & fails* Yall Fest is an awesome one day author/book loving event in Charleston, SC. AND I CANNOT WAIT! Check it out & join the fun!

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