Reading, Reading Wrap Ups

June Reading Wrap Up

In my May wrap up, I said that I thought my reading slump was over. It turns out that was a little bit right and a little bit wrong. I did have a pretty good reading month in June, and I managed to complete 9 books. But I read the majority of those books in… Continue reading June Reading Wrap Up

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Planning for Socially Distanced Travel?

About two weeks ago, just when I was finally going to sit down and start cancelling things for our trip to Newfoundland, I got a call from the hostel we had booked for St. John’s. The caller asked if we were still planning on our trip, and he informed me there was a chance we… Continue reading Planning for Socially Distanced Travel?

Reading, Travel

10 Novels that Feature Camping

When I set out to put together this list of books that feature camping, I was confident that it wouldn’t be all that difficult. Though putting together these types of lists is typically time consuming, I normally have a good basis of posts and lists to start from. Both Google and Goodreads have always been… Continue reading 10 Novels that Feature Camping

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Camping while Travelling

In my post about Catching the Travel Bug, I wrote a bit about my relationship with camping. I love camping for it’s own sake, and I also love being able to incorporate it into other trips. Our trip to Nova Scotia included camping and, whenever we get to take our trip to Newfoundland, it will… Continue reading Camping while Travelling

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10 Fictional Destinations I’m Dreaming About Right Now

Do you ever read a really great book and wish that you could visit the world contained within it’s pages? Do you ever wish that you could take a road trip to the fictional town in your favourite television show or movie? Becausea I do. I spend more time than I should probably admit, dreaming… Continue reading 10 Fictional Destinations I’m Dreaming About Right Now

Reading, The World Map of Books

Travelling Pages: Books set in Newfoundland

Since I won’t be travelling to Newfoundland this summer, I figured that the next best thing might be to travel through reading! So I have scoured the internets and compiled a list of 15 books set in Newfoundland across a variety of Genres. There are many I have added to my reading list, and I hope you will find some that you want to add to your lists!

Reading, Reading Wrap Ups

“Stalking Jack the Ripper” Series Wrap Up

As I mentioned in my May Reading Wrap Up, I recently finished reading the Stalking Jack the Ripper series by Kerri Maniscalco. I started this series around the time when the first book came out in 2016, and then I was paused on it for a bit and read the last two books this year.… Continue reading “Stalking Jack the Ripper” Series Wrap Up

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Planning to Travel Pt 2 – Being Intentional About Saving

Last week I talked about how travel doesn’t just happen. It takes planning, and intentionality. I shared a bit about how I learned about the importance of being intentional in planning and saving for travel if it is something that you are interested in doing. If you missed that post, I would recommend checking it… Continue reading Planning to Travel Pt 2 – Being Intentional About Saving