Hi, I’m Janice – a bibliophile and new mama trying to live more simply and sustainably. This blog is a place to share my thoughts as I journey through motherhood, tackle my TBR pile, manage two small bookish businesses, and attempt to be more eco-conscious.

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From Bump to Birth

Oh, hello! This is my first post to my revamped blog that is not about books. To say I’m incredibly nervous is an understatement. I’ve decided to open up and share some of my thoughts and experiences surrounding pregnancy, labour, and birth. After Ellie’s birth, I found that so many friends and acquaintances opened up … Continue reading From Bump to Birth

Top Ten | Historical TV Series

It’s a cold, windy, and snowy Sunday here. That makes it a perfect day to cozy up with a blanket and hot beverage, and binge-watch some shows! I am a history nerd, and many of you already know that historical fiction is one of my favourite genres.  The past just fascinates me; so, naturally—when it … Continue reading Top Ten | Historical TV Series

My Top Reads of 2019

I intentionally lowered my 2019 reading goal. My 2018 goal was 60, and I ended up reading 72. I knew that with a new baby coming in August there was no way I could set a similar goal, so I decided to go with 50. I’m honestly surprised – but very proud – that I … Continue reading My Top Reads of 2019

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