• April 2022 Anticipated Contemporary Romances Book List
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    April 2022 Anticipated Contemporary Romance Books

    My April 2022 Anticipated Contemporary Romance Books List contains links to purchase books & you can read our affiliate disclosure here.  You can find my book lists for 2022 here: January February  March Business Not As Usual by Sharon C. Cooper Buy from Amazon This is the mantra that will get Dreamy Daniels through each day until she makes it big. So what if she lives in a seedy part of Los Angeles in a house that’s one earthquake away from crumbling, or works an unfulfilling secretarial job while struggling to finish her bachelor’s degree? All Dreamy needs to do is win the lottery, which she’s been entering in as…

  • ROmance Books to Read in 2022 Book List
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    March 2022 Anticipated Contemporary Romance Books

    March 2022 Anticipated Contemporary Romance Books My list of March 2022 Anticipated Contemporary Romances is here! We’ve got Shakespeare retellings, sexy audiobooks & more! You can find all my 2022 Anticipated Contemporary Romances here & if you’re looking to add more to your TBR, January releases were on fire & February was filled with heartfelt, wonderful reads!  My March 2022 Anticipated Contemporary Romances List contains links to purchase books & you can read our affiliate disclosure here. Savvy Sheldon Feels Good As Hell by Taj McCoy Savvy Sheldon spends a lot of time tiptoeing around the cracks in her life: her high-stress and low-thanks job, her clueless boyfriend and the falling-apart kitchen…

  • List of February 2022 Anticipated Contemporary Romances
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    February 2022 Anticipated Contemporary Romances

    February 2022 Anticipated Contemporary Romances Woohoo, my list of February 2022 Anticipated Contemporary Romances is here! We’ve got wolf shifters, witches, vibrant scenes in San Diego, psychopath vigilante brothers, a trip to Bright Falls, Oregon, the start of a new series & more! You can find all my 2022 Anticipated Contemporary Romances here & if you’re looking to add more to your TBR, January releases were on fire! My February 2022 Anticipated Contemporary Romances List contains links to purchase books & you can read our affiliate disclosure here. Ramón and Julieta by Alana Quintana Albertson I love a Shakespeare retelling! Now, set the meet cute during Day of the Dead and add in…

  • List of Must Read Romances 2022
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    Must Read Romance Books 2022

    I am so excited for all the new romances coming our way in 2022! While this is not an exhaustive list, theses are some of the romances I am most excited to read! I’ll be updating it throughout the year & adding on as I find more titles to add to my TBR! I mainly read romance these days & I love books with a grief storyline. If you have any recs for me, please let me know! While I tried to pick the books I’m most excited about to keep me on track, there are so many wonderful romances coming out this year! Be sure to check out this…

  • Edgar Allan POe Homemade Foam Tombstone
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    How to Make Homemade Foam Tombstones

    If you ever wanted to learn how to make homemade foam tombstones, this post is for you! For years, I’ve  wanted to create a front yard cemetery, but I was intimidated by not knowing where to start. Well, this year, I got an early start and I’m so pleased with the results! It’s no secret that I love Halloween! For me, Halloween isn’t a day of the year, it’s a mindset. On November 1st, I think about what I want to add for next year, brainstorm and try my best to make it happen. I’m a fan of all things gothic, haunted and creepy and I knew realistic homemade foam…

  • Book List Diverse YA Reads Summer 2021
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    Diverse YA Reads for Summer 2021

    Diverse YA Reads for Summer 2021 My friend, Laura Yamin from the What to Read Next Podcast has you covered with her recommendations for Diverse YA Reads for Summer 2021! We hope you’ll find some new favorites on this list! This post may contain links to purchase books & you can read our affiliate disclosure here.  Meet Cute Diary by Emery Lee A trans boy spends the summer in Colorado. He has spent the past couple of years writing  “Meet Cute Diary” for the Trans community. Circumstances led him to fake date a cute boy but guess what he meets another cute boy while working at summer camp. This was an adorable…

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    Love Stories with Grief

    I’m in this really wild place in my reading where I am devouring love stories with a side of grief. No, I don’t mean sad lady fiction that leaves you wrecked. I’m talking about stories that we know will end on a hopeful note but really tap into grief, emotions, and heartache. Here is a list of some of my favorites books that fit the bill! This post may contain links to purchase books & you can read our affiliate disclosure here.  Float Plan by Trish Doller After her fiancé dies by suicide, Anna heads out on the open water with their sailboat. We see her navigate life without him as…

  • What to Watch If You're a '90s Kid TV Recommendations
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    What to Watch If You’re a ’90s Kid

    Get ready for a TV binge-watch full of nostalgia with What to Watch If You’re a ’90s Kid! There is something so satisfying, enjoyable, and fun about traveling back in time to my favorite decade. Get your flannel, VCR & answering machines ready for this TV listicle! What to Watch If You’re a ’90s Kid THE REAL WORD: HOMECOMING Watch on Paramount+ The first season of THE REAL WORLD reunites at the same apartment in NYC. This is such a throwback and top of the What to Watch If You’re a ’90s Kid List!  Watching this is also a huge realization of how instrumental Kevin was to open my eyes…

  • Christmas Romance Booklist
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    Holiday Romance Novellas

    It’s my Favorite Time of Year! – it’s time for Holiday Romance Novellas! This year, my good friend Laura (from the What to Read Next Podcast) are sharing some of our favorite Holiday Romance Novellas! We love a great romantic novella any time of the year. Yet, around the holiday season, we want to read as many themed romances as we can! Merry Inkmas by Talia Hibbert Christmas loving hero who owns a tattoo shop hires his crush to be his receptionist She is a tattoo virgin He pops her cherry in a hot steamy scene at the tattoo shop Cash Evans knows exactly what he wants for Christmas. Too…

  • Best Shows to Watch About Drug Cartels Mafia
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    Bingeworthy Mafia and Drug Cartel TV Series

    I always gravitate towards TV shows about the mafia, drugs & cartels. While watching these types of shows, I love getting to see the reasons behind why people make these choices & why they get involved in these ventures. Some are very violent, some are really gritty & most have characters that you root for. Bingeworthy Mafia and Drug Cartel TV Series The Sopranos This is a modern mafia show with fantastic writing. Every episode is fantastic & I’ll binge the hell out of it any day of the week! To this day, The Sopranos is my favorite HBO show of all time. It definitely belongs at the top of…

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