On the subject of goals, I usually have some sort of bookish goals each year. And, even though my blog isn’t strictly book related, I do talk about books every great once in a while since they are part of my self-care.

This year I have two goals. The first goals is fairly straightforward:

I want to read at least 25 books.

The second goals is a little more complicated. Pioneer Book in Provo, Utah is hosting a reading challenge this year. It started on January 1st and goes until December 31st. If you read all 44 books that meet the challenge criteria, you’ll receive a $50 gift certificate. My goal is in regards to this challenge:

I want to complete at least 50% of the challenge.

What are your bookish goals, if any?

Even though it’s halfway through the second month of the of the year, I thought it’s high time I make some project goals. Or, I’m going to let my WIPs run away with themselves and become UFOs (unfinished objects) as my friend, Hava, calls them. I currently have five WIPs in progress. I’m actively working […]

I’m still mostly working on the afghan for Christina’s little boy since it’s due at the end of March. However, to take a break from it, as I do sometimes, I did start (and restart) another afghan for a friend who’s pregnant and due in July. She doesn’t know the gender yet, but she requested […]

My library is huge for my mental health. It’s the one room I can go to sit and just relax and feel peace. My “old” library was nice, but I had mismatched shelves (not all of them, but the overflow shelf was different) and I had finally run out of shelf space. I had also […]

Every now and then on Fridays, I want to share some of my past completed projects. Since I’ve been knitting up a storm, I thought it only fitting to share my first knitting project. I first learned to knit in February 2002 by a neighbor. Once I learned how, I promptly started working on an […]