Top 5: Music edition

John Saeger

Hello! I’m John Saeger; I love writing about pop-culture. I also enjoy reading about it. Despite having worked in two bookstores, I am strictly a non-fiction reader. These are five music books that have made me appreciate the backstories and artistry of a handful of special musicians. Read More »

Bookish holiday wish list

Season's Greetings Classic Simple PostcardI’m sure there’s no one who is reading this blog post who wouldn’t appreciate a good book as a holiday gift this year. The thing is though, that we bookish people are likely to intimidate others into thinking that they ā€” the less bookish people in our lives ā€” are incapable of choosing a book for us. One way around this is to create an Amazon wishlist for your family members to peruse, but short of providing a list of books you want, here are some of my favorite bookish things that are sure to make any book lover pretty happy!

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THE Christmas Movie Marathon List

Baking christmas cookies
Rocking the cookie baking lifestyle with my on point apron. Being baked: Cake cookies

OK, so I’m putting this out in December because it’s going to take a while and dedicated amounts of your time for you to properly view all of the movies on this list. I myself sit down with a calendar and make a rough outline of those movies I am going to watch and when. And some time slots that never change: Christmas Eve is Polar Express. Christmas Day is a reviewing of the Muppets Christmas because only one viewing is just not enough! I’ll watch them with my full attention to them or have them on the background while decorating or baking cookies. While you don’t have to get quite as neurotic as I do with the Christmas movie marathon, I do encourage starting early. Read More »