Top Ten Tuesday – Books That I Would Love To Own

Top Ten Tuesday is a blog meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. Today's topic is actually about bookish items that you would like to own, but I'm not really one for stuff like this. Though they can be fun to recieve as gifts, I really don't have items that I can say I want… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Books That I Would Love To Own


American Panda – By Gloria Chao

Goodreads Synopsis: At seventeen, Mei should be in high school, but skipping fourth grade was part of her parents' master plan. Now a freshman at MIT, she is on track to fulfill the rest of this predetermined future: become a doctor, marry a preapproved Taiwanese Ivy Leaguer, produce a litter of babies. With everything her… Continue reading American Panda – By Gloria Chao

Chaotic Good – By Whitney Gardner

Goodreads Synopsis: Cameron's cosplay--dressing like a fictional character--is finally starting to earn her attention--attention she hopes to use to get into the CalTech costume department for college. But when she wins a major competition, she inadvertently sets off a firestorm of angry comments from male fans. When Cameron's family moves the summer before her senior… Continue reading Chaotic Good – By Whitney Gardner

Weekend Cooking – Reviews: Simply Bento & Cooking With Scraps

Weekend Cooking is a weekend blog meme hosted by Beth Fish Reads. This week I'm doing some more reviews! I read a lot of cookbooks over the summer and fall. And both of these are ARC's that I received from NetGalley. Simply Bento - By Yuko & Noriko. Goodreads Synopsis: Simply Bento features 140+ healthy and delicious… Continue reading Weekend Cooking – Reviews: Simply Bento & Cooking With Scraps

2 NetGalley Reads – Mirage & Gose

Mirage - By Somaiya Daud  Goodreads Synopsis: In a star system dominated by the brutal Vathek empire, eighteen-year-old Amani is a dreamer. She dreams of what life was like before the occupation; she dreams of writing poetry like the old-world poems she adores; she dreams of receiving a sign from Dihya that one day, she,… Continue reading 2 NetGalley Reads – Mirage & Gose

August 1 Star Reads – Sourdough & My (not so) Perfect Life

Sourdough - By Sarah Owens  Goodreads Synopsis: Sarah Owens spent years baking conventional baked goods, only to slowly realize she had developed a crippling inability to digest or tolerate their ingredients. Unable to enjoy many of her most favorite foods, she knew she must find a health-sustaining alternative. Thus Sarah started experimenting with sourdough leavening, which… Continue reading August 1 Star Reads – Sourdough & My (not so) Perfect Life