If I could only keep 30 books…

Hey, how are you? I hope you’re having a great day. If you follow the book community a bit, you might have noticed the controversy around Marie Kondo a while back. I believe she said in her new Netflix show ‘Tidying Up with Marie Kondo’ that people should reflect on the books they own and only keep those that spark joy. If a hundred spark joy, then keep a hundred. If it’s two, then keep two. You get the gist. I think it’s a lovely idea. I also try to be selective of the books I have in my collection. She also said that for her personally 30 books was the right amount to keep. That’s where the controversy started as some people thought she meant everyone should get rid of all their books but thirty. Anyway, this post isn’t about the controversy. However, that number of thirty books got me thinking; what if I only kept thirty books? Continue reading

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January Wrap Up // Slumps and snow

It’s already time to wrap up the month. Can you believe that? It’s going to be a short one, though. I was in a reading and blogging rut for the most part of the month. I hope to do better in February. On a personal level, January was a great month. So don’t worry about me. Let’s get into it!

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February Bullet Journal Set-Up // Self-love and the little things

Hey everyone! How are you? Today I’ll be sharing my monthly bullet journal set-up. When brainstorming a theme, my thoughts went to Valentine’s Day and love, since it’s the month of love. However, I felt like putting a twist on it. So, I chose self-love as my theme. I love it! Whilst creating my spreads, I noticed I also incorporated the little things in life that make me happy. Let me show you the end result! Continue reading