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#FitReaders Check-In: July 14,..

Posted July 14, 2023 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: July 14, 2023

Welcome to #FitReaders2023!! Felicia the Geeky Blogger and I are super excited to be co-hosting this fitness-oriented group for another year! If you have any questions about #FitReaders, you can leave them in the comment section or email me at twimom227(at)gmail(dot)com. Most of our support is done via our Facebook Group. I will post my weekly check-in posts […]

Review: Someone Just Like You ..

Posted July 12, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Someone Just Like You by Meredith Schorr

Someone Just Like You Author: Meredith Schorr Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Jude and Molly’s families have been life-long neighbors and friends; however somewhere around the age of seven, Jude and Molly went from being best friends to enemies. Over the years, each tried to outdo the other with pranks that became […]

Tell Me Something Tuesday: Jul..

Posted July 11, 2023 by Jen in TMST
Tell Me Something Tuesday: July 11, 2023 – Underrated Books

Tell Me Something Tuesday is a weekly discussion post where bloggers discuss a wide range of topics from books and blogging to life in general. Weigh in and join the conversation by adding your thoughts in the comments. If you want to do your own post, grab the question and answer it on your blog. […]

#Read-Along #Audiobook Review:..

Posted July 10, 2023 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
#Read-Along #Audiobook Review: Trapped by Kevin Hearne

Audiobook review: Trapped by Kevin Hearne Twelve years have past since the last book, and Granuaile has finished her Druidic apprenticeship. While looking for a safe place to bind her to Gaia, Atticus discovers that Loki is free and the Olympian pantheons are plotting his demise. It even appears that someone within the Tuatha Dé Danann is […]

Sunday Snippet: A Sour Note by..

Posted July 9, 2023 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: A Sour Note by Jill Piscitello

A Sour Note Author: Jill Piscitello Publisher: The Wild Rose Press Release Date: June 26, 2023 Series: A Music Box Mystery Genre: Cozy Mystery Snippet: With his mouth set in a grim line, he waited.  If anyone else had enough nerve to presume she owed them an explanation, she would respond with a solid mind your own […]

#FitReaders Check-In: July 7, ..

Posted July 7, 2023 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: July 7, 2023

Welcome to #FitReaders2023!! Felicia the Geeky Blogger and I are super excited to be co-hosting this fitness-oriented group for another year! If you have any questions about #FitReaders, you can leave them in the comment section or email me at twimom227(at)gmail(dot)com. Most of our support is done via our Facebook Group. I will post my weekly check-in posts […]

#Audiobook Review: Capture the..

#Audiobook Review: Capture the Sun by Jessie Mihalik

Audiobook review: Capture the Sun by Jessie Mihalik Picking up roughly midway through the timeline of the second book, Eclipse the Moon, Capture the Sun follows recovery specialist (aka thief), Lexi, as she returns to Voloff for a potentially lucrative job. However, as soon as she arrives, she’s being hunted by the Empress’s agents, a move the […]

Review: Kiss Me, Mi Amor by Al..

Posted July 5, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Kiss Me, Mi Amor by Alana Quintana Albertson

Kiss Me, Mi Amor Author: Alana Quintana Albertson Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: As the middle child of a family that runs a hugely successful restaurant chain, Enrique wants to make his own mark on the business. After reading about self-made farmer Carolina Flores, Enrique wants to shadow her and learn about […]

Tell Me Something Tuesday: Jul..

Posted July 4, 2023 by Jen in TMST
Tell Me Something Tuesday: July 4, 2023 – Favorite Holidays

Tell Me Something Tuesday is a weekly discussion post where bloggers discuss a wide range of topics from books and blogging to life in general. Weigh in and join the conversation by adding your thoughts in the comments. If you want to do your own post, grab the question and answer it on your blog. […]

Listen Up! 2023 #Audiobook Cha..

Posted July 3, 2023 by Jen in Listen Up!
Listen Up! 2023 #Audiobook Challenge Mid-Year Update

We are midway through the 2023 Audiobook Challenge and we’ve been busy! Here are our lists: Goal: 65 audiobooks, Marathoner (Look Ma No Hands) 50+ Hexes and Honey Buns by Danielle Garrett Renegade Love by Ann Aguirre The Heretic Royal by G.A. Aiken Furry Fortunes by Danielle Garrett Eclipse the Moon by Jessie Mihalik Gray […]

2023 Reading Challenges Update..

Posted July 2, 2023 by Jen in Reading Challenge
2023 Reading Challenges Update: June

This year I’m participating in five reading challenges! Here is my update for the past month (and cumulative totals). Audiobook Challenge: Goal: 65 audiobooks, any genre. June total: 3 books. Total for year: 30 books. Leprechauns and Lemon Bars by Danielle Garrett, Narrated by Amanda Ronconi All Inn Thyme by Erin Branscom, Narrated by Chris Brinkley & […]

2023 #Audiobook Challenge Mid-..

Posted July 1, 2023 by Jen in Listen Up!
2023 #Audiobook Challenge Mid-Year Check-In

Happy Saturday and welcome to the Mid-Year Check-In for this year’s Audiobook Challenge. How have you been doing? Have you found a few good books to listen to? It’s time to check your progress for this year’s audiobook challenge. Are you on track, ahead of the game or feeling lost? Achievement Levels Newbie (I’ll give it […]

#FitReaders Check-In: June 30,..

Posted June 30, 2023 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: June 30, 2023

Welcome to #FitReaders2023!! Felicia the Geeky Blogger and I are super excited to be co-hosting this fitness-oriented group for another year! If you have any questions about #FitReaders, you can leave them in the comment section or email me at twimom227(at)gmail(dot)com. Most of our support is done via our Facebook Group. I will post my weekly check-in posts […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted June 29, 2023 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: One Good Dragon Deserves Another by Rachel Aaron

Audiobook review: One Good Dragon Deserves Another by Rachel Aaron NOTE: This series has been on my TBR for a while, at the recommendation of Linda and Melanie. I recently listened to the five-book series as a buddy read with Anne. The reviews were written at the time the book was read. One Good Dragon Deserves Another […]

Review: Business or Pleasure b..

Posted June 28, 2023 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Business or Pleasure by Rachel Lynn Solomon

Business or Pleasure Author: Rachel Lynn Solomon Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Chandler writes books—books credited to other people. She’s frustrated but has stability working as a ghostwriter for minor celebrities. However, when she attends a book signing for her most recent work and the “author” doesn’t recognize her, Chandler has a […]