We are on to the next strength in my 34 list of Clifton Strengths*: Learner! Strengths sometimes can feel like children, you aren’t supposed to have a favorite, but you kind of do anyway :). I would say Learner is another one of my favorites. It is quite apparent in the fact that I am … More Bookish Strength: Learner
I am a big believer in knowing your strengths in all aspects of life. What you contribute, how you think, what you can do, etc. etc. Taking the StrengthsFinder* assessment and analyzing the results has changed the way I approach my work and relationships. I won’t go into tons of detail about the assessment, but … More Bookish Strength: Input
As most things I find out about, a friend I play volleyball with shared this brilliant project with me, knowing that I would find value in it. He was not wrong! I was kicking myself for not knowing about this sooner! Enter the Future Library!
Books Read: Checkout my GoodReads Update post to see all I read in 2018! 85 Books Read 27,436 Pages Read 2019 Goals (Remainder on Blog Retreat Recap): ONLY read from TBR pileExceptions are book club selections, whatever is left on my library reserve queue, and audio books Includes Rory Gilmore Reading Challenge (10-15) WRITE A DARN BOOK!!!! Design … More 2018 Recap and 2019 Goals!
As we get ready for the winter holiday season, I’m looking forward to those cozy reads indoors with a cup of hot chocolate, finally using my fireplace, and quiet nights with snow falling gracefully to the ground. For those long nights ahead, you’ll see a healthy mix of books listed that will keep us inside … More Winter Reads 2018/2019!
After a snafu with my original coffee-shop location, I hunkered down in a local Panera and got down to work. I hardly touched my laptop, and it was a wonderful feeling as I put pen to paper as well as highlighter and pencil to post-its! In a niche such as books and blogging it can … More End of Year Blog Retreat Recap – 2018