january + february 2021 wrap up (forgettable reads and hope for what’s next)

let’s say that 2021 has not started great reading-wise for me. i still haven’t rated any book 5 stars, though there hasn’t been any DNF so far. needless to say, i wish it was better. as for my personal life, it is not any more exciting. i got swept into a routine, and i’m not …

12 heart-warming romance reads to pick up on valentine’s day (psa: mushy feelings await)

it’s valentine’s day! aka a great opportunity to recommend some great romance reads (though i do that every day). it comes to no surprise that i have something special planned today (did you expect me not to post anything on valentine’s day? me? a romance blogger?). but without much talking, let’s get right into business. …

6 books/series to read instead of watching 365 DNI (ALL by women of color!)

if you don’t know what 365 DNI is...it’s trash, to say the least. in other words, it’s a weak (but funny) attempt at erotic romance, with questionable behaviors and quite frankly, absolutely no plot. of course, i watched it and...i had a great laugh. it was just...THAT. i thought that instead of wasting two hours …

a busy bee’s guide to being a busy bee – studying, blogging, reading, etc. (aka how to keep up with the mess that is life) + ANNOUNCEMENT

as a fellow busy bee, i can safely say that it’s not an easy job. busy-beeing usually recquires a lot of work and effort. and between all the activities, it’s hard not to just abondon everything and lay down (which is still something we should also do). i personally always have this very bad habit …

i share my most treasured secrets…or as people like to call them: my good reading habits

while i’m not the fastest reader (my goal is to read 50 books this year), i have learnt, throughout the years, how to keep a good pace for reading and not fall into a bad reading slump. i wish i could read more (i mean, who doesn’t), but reading 4-5 books a month is what’s …

i read chain of gold by cassandra clare and i am now in deep pain (a call for help)

♡ Chain of Gold (The Last Hours #1), by Cassandra Clare ♡ Published by Margaret K. McElderry Books (March 2nd, 2020) ♡ Genre: Fantasy, YA, Romance ♡ Goodreads ♡ Book Depository ♡ Chain of Gold is the first novel in a new trilogy that stars the Shadowhunters of Edwardian London. Welcome to Edwardian London, a time …

a lil update: current reads, recent ones and new faves! (another post of raving about books, what’s new)

with everything that’s been going on in the world right now, i thought of writing a little update post to lift everyone’s mood (especially mine). i know it’s been hard for a lot of us, and hopefully everything will be soon behind us and we’ll go back to normal. to be quite honest, my only …

REVIEW: the worst best man, by mia sosa

♡ The Worst Best Man, by Mia Sosa ♡ Published by Avon (February 4th, 2020) ♡ Genre: Adult Contemporary, Romance, Fiction ♡ Goodreads ★★★★☆ Critically acclaimed author Mia Sosa delivers a sassy, steamy enemies-to-lovers romantic comedy about a woman whose new job requires her to work side-by-side with the best man who ruined her wedding: …