January Wrap-Up

This year started out pretty well as far as blogging goes. I posted daily for the first two weeks straight and I still posting quite regularly after that. I published a total of 27 posts this month!

Blogging Goals Update:

Earlier this month, I posted my Reading + Blogging Goals for the year. So far, I’ve been doing really well with the blogging goals. I’ve been posting pretty consistently. I’m hoping to keep that consistency going.

I also started my Bookstagram. My username is Raethereviewer if you want to follow me. You can also find it on the sidebar of my blog. Make sure to comment on a post for a follow back!

Things I did this month:

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Grownish Season 2 Episode 6 Recap + Discussion

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I have recaps for all of Season Two so far. Here are links to my reaps of the Premiere, Episode 3, Episode 4, and last week’s episode. Make sure to check those out if you aren’t caught up!

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Grownish Season 2 Episode 5 Recap + Discussion

In the words of the great DJ Khalid, it’s time for “anotha one.” This week, we’ll be recapping episode 5. Make sure to check out my recaps for the Premiere, Episode 3, and Episode 4 if you’re not already caught up.

Before I get started, I just want to mention that something happened last night, and I’ve been cheesing ever since. I’ve been live tweeting Grownish since Season 2 started and I’m not too big on celebrities, but Yara Shahidi is so inspiring. I follow her on Twitter, Instagram and I read her Essence article.

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If you’re not already following my Bookstagram, please consider it. Make sure to let me know you’re a fellow blogger so I can follow you back. I had my first blogging photoshoot this week and I loved it.

All these pictures were taken on my school’s campus. I found some really nice spots. It was always my intention for my bookstagram to be more flowery and bright. I think these pictures came out pretty nice. I took all the books I bought while thrifting and I also brought along The Poet X and Dear Martin.

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My First Blogging Photo Shoot

Mini Review Monday -Thrifting Adventures

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So last Monday, my best friend and I went to World of Thrift. As the book nerd I am, I went with the sole intention of finding some bargain books. They just renovated and the book section was really nice. I didn’t take the best pictures while I was there, so I’ll just include pictures of the haul.

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