Monthly Recaps My life

A LATE Monthly Recap

Good morning everyone! Since I was participating in a blog tour last week, I didn’t do my normal monthly recap! So that is what I am doing today.

November is now passed and December is on us. We’re in the season of Advent, and soon Christmas will be here! THEN 2019! ๐Ÿ˜ฎ

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Goals for November…

Things I completed are in green.

  • Read 12 books
  1. Black Beauty by Anna Sewell (Goodreads)
  2. The Lady of the Vineyard by Kellyn Roth (Goodreads)
  3. Flowers by Kellyn Roth (Goodreads)
  4. Daddy Long Legs by Jean Webster (Goodreads)
  5. The Hidden Gallery by Maryrose Wood (Goodreads)
  6. The Reluctant Godfather by Allison Tebo (Goodreads)
  7. When Beauty Bloom by Victoria Lynn (Goodreads)
  8. Everblaze by Shannon Messenger (Goodreads)
  9. Betsy and Tacy Go Downtown by Maud Hart Lovelace (Goodreads)
  10. Unbroken by Rebekah Morris (Goodreads)

I read 10! Very good.

  • Catch up on alpha/beta reading

Now I have more to do… XD

  • Keep making progress on reading posts from previous months

Not as much as last month, but still some! ๐Ÿ˜‰

  • Finish my “NaNo” project

Wellllll…. no. I did finish editing my novel. I did get a new idea, but I didn’t start writing it, but I did not write those short stories. ๐Ÿ˜‰ But I think I still did pretty good! ๐Ÿ˜€

  • Read 3 books from my summer TBR/school reading list


  1. Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
  2. Daddy Long Legs by Jean Webster
  3. The Hidden Gallery by Maryrose Wood
  • Post 6 times

Only 5. ๐Ÿ™

  • Post a house update ๐Ÿ˜‰


  • Learn my winter recital pieces (on piano)

Check! I played them yesterday… I did pretty good!


Goals for December

  • Keep working on alpha and beta projects
  • Read more posts
  • Read 3 books from my summer TBR/school reading list
  • Post 6 times
  • Have an awesome Christmas break with my family
  • Make all the candles I need for gifts
  • Catch up on Bible reading
  • Eat lots of food
  • Learn more Christmas pieces on the piano
  • Make my New Year’s Resolutions! ๐Ÿ˜‰



Posts from November…

Hello November!

The Blogger Box Tour // Spotlighting Claraโ€™s New Business

A Royal Masquerade Book Tour // Spotlight and Author Interview (AND GIVEAWAY!)

House Update #1



What did I do in November?

  • Got out house plans officially approved!! ๐Ÿ˜€
  • Made food
  • Went to the library a few times! ๐Ÿ™‚
  • Did Communion with my church
  • Got like 15 rolls of washi tape for 33 cents each!!!!! That was a good sale.
  • Participated in a few blog tours! (like 3)
  • Ate candy
  • Made an a alliteration of 11 words in 45 seconds with my best friend. XD It’s harder than it sounds. (especially because it was a competition)
  • Watched some movies
  • Worked at our house
  • Played Mafia
  • Had Thanksgiving break
  • Celebrated some birthdays
  • Signed up for a book exchange!! (I’m so excited!)


  • Worked on a certain secret project with some certain Wordsmithers which I’m sure you will find out more about later….. *evil laughter*
  • Learned how to shoot a bow and arrow
  • Video chatted with some people… that was fun!
  • Went to the Exploratorium with friends
  • Helped my Grandma prepare for Thanksgiving


  • Ate a lot on Thanksgiving
  • Went to a bird preserve type thing. (we saw literally thousands of birds!! It was amazing!)
  • Oh! It rained a lot too!!
  • Took a photo shoot with my sister
  • Ate food
  • Learned how to play Scattergories


  • Made a baby laugh
  • Celebrated my little cousin’s birthday!! <3
  • Made pastries
  • Joined BIBPC VI (see the page in the top menu)
  • Had lots of fun!! ๐Ÿ™‚

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Thanks for reading everyone! ๐Ÿ™‚

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How was your month? What did you do for Thanksgiving? Read any good books lately?

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  1. Ooh, sounds like a great month! YOU MADE PASTRIES? PASTRIES ARE LIKE MY FAVORITE FOOD. And I LOVE video chatting. ๐Ÿ™‚ Hey, what’d you think of Black Beauty?

    1. Thanks! How was your month? I DID AND THEY WERE DELICIOUS! XD Me too!
      I liked Black Beauty! It took me a little bit to get through, but it was a good story! I think I rated it 4 stars on GR…

  2. Aaahh YAY for Daddy-Long-Legs!! I simply adore that book…
    And so cool you learned to shoot a bow and arrow, isn’t it fun??!! Was it a compact kind or longbow?
    “Made a baby laugh” <3 <3

    1. Hehe, yeah, it was good! ๐Ÿ˜‰
      It’s super fun, my siblings, my Dad, and I had a great time! I had to ask my Dad on that one and he said it was a recurve bow. ๐Ÿ™‚
      Awww, yeah. The baby’s name is Boaz and he is a cutie! <3

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