Waiting on Wednesday: Moranifesto

As an introvert, I’ve always been drawn to people who are outspoken, uncensored, risk takers. I’m the kind of person who thinks of the perfect comeback a day later. I’m opinionated and angry but I rarely find the right words at the right moment. I hate confrontation and awkward situations. So naturally, Caitlin Moran is one of my favorite authors.

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Top Ten Tuesday – Beach Reads


It’s finally starting to feel like summer!! I’m fortunate enough to live in a city close to Lake Michigan. We already got our beach tokens and weather permitting, we will be there every Sunday. My husband (and his family) make fun of me because I don’t like going in the lake. I put on a swim suit, layers of SPF50 and hide under a large, floppy hat. Then I smooth the sand out so I can settle down with my book. That’s not weird, is it? I love watching my kids play in the water, listening to the sound of the waves, feeling the warmth of sun, winter a distant memory. Because the beach is the best place to read in the summer.

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