me time · Self-Care

5 Ways To Make ‘Me Time’ A Priority In 2018

With the holiday season in full-swing, it can be hard to find a moment to yourself. As the New Year nears, make yourself a priority. Not only is solitude soothing, but science suggests it’s good for your health. Time alone can increase productivity and creativity. Not to mention, “me time” offers valuable meditation and relaxation… Continue reading 5 Ways To Make ‘Me Time’ A Priority In 2018

Books

Spoiler Alert! Our January Book Pick is….

For January, we are excited to feature the highly anticipated new novel, The Immortalists, by Chloe Benjamin. PopSugar said that the novel is, “Beautifully written and intricately detailed, it’s impossible to put down and sure to be one of those books you’ve got to re-read again and again.” Booklist called it, “Bewitching and provocative…Benjamin has… Continue reading Spoiler Alert! Our January Book Pick is….

Monthly Boxes

December 2017 Cozy Reader Club Box Revealed

Happy Holidays Cozy Readers! We hope you're enjoying the cozy reading season! For the December Cozy Reader Club box, we included a few holiday inspired items. As always, the items included in our boxes come from other small businesses across the USA. We love to support shopping local each month! Check out all the cozy… Continue reading December 2017 Cozy Reader Club Box Revealed

Handmade · Shopping

5 Last-Minute Handmade Gift Ideas For Bookworms

As Cozy Readers, we’re willing to bet you’ve got a book lover on your holiday shopping list. We know a few, too. And rather than give them another book this year—even though we know they’d be happy—we wanted to find a unique gift, something special. So we searched Etsy for some handmade items for all… Continue reading 5 Last-Minute Handmade Gift Ideas For Bookworms

Food · Holidays

4 Holiday Cookie Recipes That’ll Taste Like Christmas

Tis’ the season for holiday parties, presents, and, of course, festive treats! It’s our favorite time of year, after all. If you’re hosting a dinner party this Christmas, chances are you’ve already started thinking about the menu you plan on serving to family and friends. Well, we’re here to take the guesswork out of the… Continue reading 4 Holiday Cookie Recipes That’ll Taste Like Christmas

Books · Holidays

5 Cozy Books We’re Adding To Our Christmas List This Year

We can’t quite make it through the Christmas season without a book (or two) on our list! Oh, who are we kidding, our entire list is basically books! That’s why we’re sharing a few of the books that we’re hoping to unwrap on Christmas morning. What's on your list this year? Meditation 1. The Little… Continue reading 5 Cozy Books We’re Adding To Our Christmas List This Year

Holidays

5 Tips For Making Your Home Cozy For The Holidays

As Christmas quickly approaches, it’s time to put the final touches on everything from gifts to cookies. But what’s a little holiday cheer without some festive decorations? If you’re planning to entertain friends and family this season, prime your party with more than just the usual Christmas tree and tinsel. We’ve rounded up five easy… Continue reading 5 Tips For Making Your Home Cozy For The Holidays

Holidays

7 Joys To Indulge In This Holiday Season

Like many families, my kids have an advent calendar and every day, the punch out a new door on their calendar and collect their “prize,” a small piece of stamped chocolate. And every day, we look at the activity to do as a family for that day; there are things from making a candle to… Continue reading 7 Joys To Indulge In This Holiday Season

authors

Cozy Reader Feature—Elizabeth Berg’s Inspiration For ‘The Story of Arthur Truluv’

This month, Cozy Readers, we’re excited to feature the novel The Story of Arthur Truluv by New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth Berg. This emotionally powerful novel tells the story of three individuals—Arthur Moses, Maddy Harris, and Arthur’s neighbor Lucille. Each day, Arthur goes to the cemetery to visit his late wife. Maddy goes to… Continue reading Cozy Reader Feature—Elizabeth Berg’s Inspiration For ‘The Story of Arthur Truluv’