“It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where you might be swept off to.” – J.R.R. Tolkien I made it to Rivendell! And I met my goal to get there by the end of 2016. The next leg… Continue reading Eowyn Challenge Update
I did another gadget post like this one over a year ago, and in that time I’ve discovered a few more awesome things that I think book and beverage lovers will enjoy as much as I do. Tea and Books Mug I found this mug from the Etsy shop, Lenny Mud. They also have a… Continue reading More Gadgets for Your Books and Beverages!
I haven’t gone on a single run since I set my goal to run 300 miles this year, so I figured I could use some incentive. I tried this challenge last spring, but found it a little daunting. It’s called the Éowyn Challenge, and it gets its name from one of my favorite LOTR characters.… Continue reading Run Like A Nerd
It’s hard to believe that it’s the last day of 2015. So many unexpected twists came my way, some good, some bad, and this blog happened to be one of them. (Don’t worry, it was one of the good twists.) I want to look back on 2016 in a similar way, so that’s why I’ve… Continue reading 2016 Goals
I wanted to lump these in with my last Books and Beverages post, but it would have made it a bit too long. So here they are in their own little bonus blog. LED Reading Light (Mighty Bright XtraFlex2 Light) I bought this for my trip to Hawaii, in case I wanted to read at… Continue reading Gadgets for Books and Beverages
I didn’t read as many books this month as I did in March or April. The three books in total came out to about 1,129 pages, so not a bad month reading wise. One was a fantasy, one a murder mystery thriller, and the other a young adult alternative history. Overall, a very diverse month. Books… Continue reading Books and Beverages (#3)
Etsy has been in the news a lot lately, so I thought I’d jump on this bandwagon and offer my two cents. If you aren’t familiar with Etsy, it is a large online marketplace for people to buy and sell handmade and vintage goods. I was once a seller and struggled to sell anything. From… Continue reading Why Selling Jewelry on Etsy is Hard