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2016

  • Essay

    In praise of the staycation

    The staycation. Defined by Urban Dictionary as: A vacation that is spent at one’s home enjoying all that home and one’s home environs have to offer.…

    February 13, 2017
  • Books

    Books of 2016 – Memoir & Essays

    And in the last in the series on my books read in 2016, today I’m rounding up memoir and essay collections: So Sad Today, Melissa Broder. This was like a potent shot of tequila…

    January 16, 2017
  • Books

    Books of 2016 – Non-Fiction

    Continuing the series on my books read in 2016, today I’m focused on non-fiction: Better than Before: mastering the habits of our everyday lives, Gretchen Rubin. I stepped back from reading ‘books designed to…

    January 9, 2017
  • Books

    Books of 2016 – Fiction

    I read 34 books in 2016. Over the next few Mondays, I’m going to round up the list, starting with fiction: Luckiest Girl Alive, Jessica Knoll. I rarely read crime fiction so I wasn’t immediately…

    January 2, 2017