Out of my Comfort Zone Book Reviews

Happy Monday! I have two new book reviews for y’all. I don’t read many books outside of mystery/crime fiction BUT these two books were so good. I’m glad I stepped away from my “norm” for a little while. Dorothy Benton Frank is from Charleston and is one of my favorite authors. She had a bookContinue reading “Out of my Comfort Zone Book Reviews”

Mema’s Rolls

When I was younger, my grandma “Mema” made the most amazing yeast rolls. She was an amazing cook, and she taught many people how to make her yeast rolls. I was too young to really remember anything other than kneading the dough though. I have always wanted to try to make them, but I putContinue reading “Mema’s Rolls”

Top 3 Libraries I Want to See in My Lifetime

Libraries are my thing. I love the feeling I get when I walk into one, and local public libraries will always be where I feel at home. On the other end of the spectrum though are many massive, beautiful libraries that I would love to see. There are three in particular that I want to visit.Continue reading “Top 3 Libraries I Want to See in My Lifetime”

What I’m Reading Right Now

Hi friends! I am having a little bit of writers’ block for my blog, also known as “blogger’s block”. So, I thought it could be fun to see what everyone has on their reading lists right now! Currently, I am reading Carrot Cake Murder- A Hannah Swensen Mystery- by JoAnne Fluke. She’s a favorite murderContinue reading “What I’m Reading Right Now”

Bake Your Selfie for “Nailed It”

So a couple of weeks ago, I tried out for Season Two of Netflix’s baking show “Nailed It.” They have not announced the people who did make the cut for Season 2, but I haven’t heard back, so I assume that mine did not make it. They did comment that it was hilarious, so IContinue reading “Bake Your Selfie for “Nailed It””

Audiobooks- a Love Affair

Hi, my name is Julie and I love audiobooks. I feel like a weight has been lifted off of my shoulders. I am old school when it comes to reading. I refuse to get a Kindle, because it feels like I’m cheating on my books. Maybe one day I’ll break down and get one, but nothingContinue reading “Audiobooks- a Love Affair”

The “Get to Know Me Tag”

Thank you so much GaillovesGod for nominating me to do this! I’m excited to share a little about myself with my followers 🙂 Below are questions & answers for all of the nominees  ❤ What are my strengths? I’m not easily intimidated. I don’t take no for an answer. I can talk to anyone about anything. WhatContinue reading “The “Get to Know Me Tag””

I broke 100 followers!

Y’all! I am so excited about this. Getting people to follow my blog has been exponentially harder than Instagram or Twitter followers. I feel like it’s easier to get followers on other platforms, mainly because there are more people on those sites. Most of the people I know in real life all have an InstagramContinue reading “I broke 100 followers!”

My Book Title!

I am so excited, because I have come up with the title of the book I will be writing. I know many authors find the title as they are writing or at the end, but I have always found that when I come up with it at the beginning it gives my work direction. So,Continue reading “My Book Title!”

Who’s Your Favorite Author?

Happy Thursday! I’ve come to my followers looking for advice. So, I tend to stay in a small section of authors, and I am pretty set in my ways about what I read. I like to stick with mysteries, detective stories, and classic novels, and I shy away from stepping out of that comfort zone. If you wereContinue reading “Who’s Your Favorite Author?”