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Growing up does not have to be boring.

I am an adult, for all intents and purposes. Legally, I’m considered an adult by age alone. I can fight for our country if I want to. I can drink. I make responsible financial decisions and I’m responsible for the … Continue reading

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23 things to make you smile. Right now.

If you follow me on Twitter, you may have noticed that I’ve been making more of an effort to spread cheer and optimism over there. I don’t really know what started this, but for some reason lately, I’ve been trying … Continue reading

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TO THE ROOF!

This week Fiancé and I discovered the joys of furniture assembly and arrangement as a couple. There was a whole lot of “No, really, the couch should go here,” followed by “Oh my god, you were so right, this is all … Continue reading

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Do you Litsy? You should Litsy.

If you don’t love books, this will not matter to you at all. If you do love books, read on. There’s this newish app that I’m in love with recently and you should know that I’m in no way being … Continue reading

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My friends think quite highly of me. Obviously.

A conversation I just had with a friend who we will call “Turtles McGee”: Me: Is it weird if I go see Rosewater by myself? Turtles McGee: I think that’d be pretty cool. Me: Except my theater isn’t playing it. … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Begins!

I’ve attempted NaNoWriMo in the past and failed. Maybe failed is the harsh term, but either way, I’ve never actually completed a novel. I’ve been working on the same book for the past few years on and off and I’m … Continue reading

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Book lovers!! You’re Needed!!!

So some of you know that in addition to this blog, I aim to entertain people on the internet via YouTube, but in a wildly different way. No, it’s not porn. It’s books. But Cole and I are looking at … Continue reading

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It’s the simple things, you guys. The really, really simple things.

Me: Hehehehehe Co-worker: ….what was that noise? Me: Hehehehehehe… Co-worker: Emelie, are you laughing? Me: Hehehe… yes. Hehehe.. Co-worker: What are you laughing at? Me: Hehe. Just come look. Co-worker walks over where I show him this book: Co-worker: …Seriously? … Continue reading

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Blame It On the Cha-a-a-a-a-amomile

A conversation between my sister and I: Me: I’ve been having a really hard time falling asleep lately, so I started drinking chamomile tea. Sister: That’s a good idea. Me: Yeah, and it’s helping, BUT it’s giving me really weird dreams. … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo

That’s right, Duckies!! It’s November! For so many people, this month means Christmas preparations, turkey selections, and training for the biggest shopping marathons of their lives. And then there’s the Nano-ers. For us, this month is the most exhilarating challenge … Continue reading

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