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

Get Together · Holidays

5 Thanksgiving Desserts Inspired By Books

While Thanksgiving is a special time of year to give thanks, it’s also our favorite time of year to enjoy a delicious meal with family and friends. And, the best thing about the delicious feast—other than the turkey, of course—is the dessert table. We confess, we can’t take our eyes off all the scrumptious treats… Continue reading 5 Thanksgiving Desserts Inspired By Books

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How To Host The Perfect Friendsgiving For Your Book Club

Not only is Thanksgiving the perfect time for celebrating with family, but also with our closest friends! And what better group to get together for a spectacular Friendsgiving than your book club. Here’s how to throw a fabulous feast in three easy steps! 1. Choose A Book First, round up your group of lovely readers… Continue reading How To Host The Perfect Friendsgiving For Your Book Club

Holidays · Self-Care

How To Start A Gratitude Journal And Give Thanks This November

While the hustle and bustle of the holiday season can sometimes be overwhelming, there’s no denying that it’s also the perfect time of year to give thanks for everything we have. Learning to focus on the positive aspects in our life, rather than the negative, re-trains our brain to be happy. The easiest way to… Continue reading How To Start A Gratitude Journal And Give Thanks This November

Books · Holidays

8 Halloween Costumes Inspired By Literature

Halloween is nearly here, Cozy Readers! And, we can’t wait! October is our favorite time of year. The evenings are starting to get chilly and the leaves are beginning to turn all the colors of Fall. It’s the perfect time to bob for apples, eat pumpkin pie, and drink tangy, cinnamon apple cider. And, of… Continue reading 8 Halloween Costumes Inspired By Literature

Holidays

What If We Gave Ourselves Permission To Make Every Day Mother’s Day?

On Mother’s Day, many of us will probably give ourselves permission to do something that we love, something that makes us feel good, something that refreshes us -- we might sit outside with a new book, let our kids or our partner serve us a snack or breakfast in bed (anyone else think this is… Continue reading What If We Gave Ourselves Permission To Make Every Day Mother’s Day?