Just the Tips: Starting Your Own Bookstagram

HELLO! I am super excited for this post ’cause I’ve had it in-the-works since the actual freakin’ DAY I joined bookstagram, lol. I wanted to wait a bit before I started dishing out advice or tips (mainly so I didn’t look like a dick, which is understandable, right?), and since it’s been a few months … Continue reading

Throwback: LA Tourism ’17

This is the last part of my 2017 Throwback series that included my trips to Disneyland, Blizzard Entertainment HQ, and the Santa Monica Pier! I had such a great trip and am happy to finally be sharing photos from all the different parts. I’m hoping to be able to go back later this year – … Continue reading

New haircuts are the best!

I’ve been contemplating cutting my hair for the last several months, but was kind of worried about making the change ’cause I wasn’t sure if I’d like it. I’ve had shorter hair most of my life, but for the last 6 years or so, have been growing it out. I’ve only done minor trims and … Continue reading

Weekly Wrap-Up: July 7, 2019

Okay, so when I tell people my “main hobby” is books, and then I go 2 weeks without finishing a single one despite being about halfway through like 5 of them – I think I sort of get a bit of my “book nerd” cred revoked. Is book nerd cred a thing? I’ve made it … Continue reading

Pre-Order Spotlight: Constant Reader Coffee Mugs, Tote Bags, & Stickers

I’m really excited for this, and I’ve been waiting and trying to figure out the best way to release them! I’ve finally settled on a LIMITED EDITION RELEASE of items, with 1 of my painting/watercolor designs coming out per “release”. I likely will not re-release runs of the same items, at least not for a long while, … Continue reading

Throwback: Trip to the Santa Monica Pier ’17

When I was a little kid, I saw California on TV and in movies, and though it seemed magical. I didn’t have any concept of things like cost of living or rent, so to me the glamour of beaches and sunshine was enough to sell me completely, no questions asked. I had this goal of moving there, despite … Continue reading