#AMonthofFaves This Is How We Read and Blogged This Year | #blogstats #orangecountyreaders

FRI. | Dec. 28 – #AMonthofFaves This Is How We Read and Blogged This Year aka ALL THE STATS–  It’s been a whirlwind blogging journey! I began the blog in May 2018 as a way to support and promote my favorite Southern California authors and book events. I’d been active on Instagram but wanted to…

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#AMonthofFaves : Favorite Book Covers #favoritebookcovers

WED. | Dec. 26 – #AMonthofFaves : Favorite Book Covers From Our Reads This Year – what did you like about each one? Of the six listed, can you guess which three made my best of 2018 list? The cover for Ghosted has zero to do with the story line but I love the small pops…

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#AMonthofFaves Challenges and Goals | #2018 #byefelicia #hello2019

MON. | Dec. 24 – #AMonthofFaves Challenges and Goals –  Reading challenges, personal goals, resolutions – how did you do? What are your goals for this month, this season or next year. Check in here. For the month of December, I’ve joined hosts  Girlxoxo, Traveling with T andEstella’s Revenge for their annual  #AMonthofFaves  blog event – a fun way to…

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#AMonthofFaves : On the Screen #booksandmovies

Today’s prompt:  #AMonthofFaves On the Screen – What did you watch this year that you absolutely loved and did you see any movies inspired by books you’ve read – what did you think? Movies in the Theater 🍿 Crazy Rich Asians was one of my top movies of 2018. I loved the books and thought they…

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#AMonthofFaves This is How We Holiday | 12 Things We Love #christmaslist

#AMonthofFaves This is How We Holiday – We are homebodies and we don’t over schedule on purpose. We don’t like crowds and you’d never catch us out past ten pm. We love family time and staying in our PJs all day. Typically our kids get three weeks off from school so we/they are very lucky! We…

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#AMonthofFaves What to Read Winter 2019 |#winterreads #whattoread

Mon. | Dec 17 – #AMonthofFaves Winter ❄️ Reading – Our 3️⃣ fave reads from last Winter ❄️ and 7️⃣ books on this year’s winter reading list. ❄️ Winter 2018 Faves : The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin | Lie To Me by J. T. Ellison | The Shadow Land by Elizabeth Kostova Last winter we read some…

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#AMonthofFaves: On Our Holiday Wishlist

Fri. | Dec. 14 – #AMonthofFaves On Our Holiday Wishlist  It’s wonderful to give and receive isn’t it? How about giving a gift that gives back? Two times the joy! Here are a few unique gifts that can make a difference to someone. Win win! ALEX AND ANI They will donate 20% of the purchase price…

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#AMonthofFaves : Routines and Habits of a Newbie Blogger. 8 Things That Worked and 6 That Didn’t #bloggingdosanddonts

WED. | Dec 12 #AMonthofFaves Routines, Habits and Changes. What Worked this Year and/or What Didn’t. I’ve been doing this blogging thing since May and have been trying lots of new things in an effort to see what OrangeCountyReaders should be when it grows up. What’s the focus? What do I have time for? What…

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