• Reading

    Digital, paper or audio?

    Reading used to be a simple, one option activity. Pick up a book and turn the pages. Nowadays, we can read on pretty much any digital device, as well as listen to our books on audio. But does this mean that books are going 100% digital and paper pages will one day be a thing of the past? As much as I love having options, I certainly hope not. For myself, I think that each reading medium has its place and all are valid ways to read. I continue to read paperbacks and hardbacks of my favourite fiction and non-fiction books. I am always adding to my collection and love…

  • Romance Books

    New Release Alert! Snowed In (Maple Cove 2) is #LIVE!

    Being forced to stay in Maple Cove is exactly what the members of the Roberts’ family don’t want. But being motivated by an inheritance can change things. So can being locked down, during a snowstorm, with your best friend’s brother. What starts out as a casual secret affair, may prove to be the stress relief that is needed. But only if no one falls in love. This is Chad and Bryanna’s story. One year together. I just had to get through one year of living with my crazy family, in order to claim my portion of the inheritance. The inheritance I so desperately needed to pay off my debts and…

  • Reading

    What to read next?

    What to read next? That is the question! There seems to be two types of readers. Those who have an ongoing list and easily jump from shelving a book, to starting a new one. And the second group, those who flounder around; looking for book recommendations under every rock, hoping and praying that their next five star read, will jump out and find them. I guess it’s pretty obvious which camp I’m in, right? I’d love to have a long TBR list of books that I could easily dip into, on a moment’s notice. But for me, it just doesn’t work that way. Not to mention… someone else’s five star…

  • Book Reviews

    ๐Ÿ† My Top 10 Reads of 2020๐Ÿ†

    ๐Ÿ†My Top 10 Reads of 2020๐Ÿ† When I was compiling a list of my top 10 reads of 2020, it was both simple and challenging. I think we can all agree that 2020 has been a brutal year. How did it affect your reading? Did you read more than usual because you were in lockdown? Or maybe you read less, because youโ€™re an essential worker? Perhaps you were just in a rut and didnโ€™t read at all? This year I feel like I hit both extremes. There were times when all I did was read. Moments when I needed to forget everything and escape from reality, especially back in the…