Stacking the Shelves #85

Posted April 2, 2017 by Bekka in wrap up / 3 Comments

Hi everyone! The last two weeks have been, once again, crazy. I didn’t realize how full my days and my schedule would be just by adding one more person to our family. But now it seems like every day is busy and when I blink, hours have passed by in a blur. Rosalie had her first physical therapy session last week and it didn’t go so well. She was hungry and angry the whole time. But we learned a few exercises to do with her at home and I’ve been on top of that all day every day.

The biggest thing was finishing her nursery! I love it so much; it was exactly what I had envisioned when we started putting it together. The only thing that’s missing now is her crib, but we have that in our bedroom as a side-car type deal to our bed. She’ll probably sleep in there until she’s at least a year old. But now there’s room for all her things and places to display her books and toys and a place to change her that doesn’t involve me bending halfway over and ruining my back.

Finally, I read a TON. Mike’s long off was this week (he gets 8 days straight once a month) and I got so much reading done. I finally read one of the Captive Prince short stories I’d been saving for a rainy day, as well as a poetry collection I’d been putting off forever. I also finished We Are Okay by Nina LaCour which was heartbreaking.


this week’s posts

Book Review: Lucky Girl by Amanda Maciel
TTT: Authors Alexia is Dying to Meet
The Glittering Court Paperback Blitz
Book Review: The One Memory of Flora Banks
LGBTQIA Challenge Check-In


book haul

Purchased
Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor
The Valiant by Lesley Livingston
Wires and Nerves by Marissa Meyer
Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johanssen
Suffer Love by Ashley Herring Blake
We Are Okay by Nina LaCour

For Review
Lady Killers by Tori Telfer
Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia
Bombshell by Rowan Maness
The One Memory of Flora Banks by Emily Barr
The Takedown by Corrie Wang
Unraveling Oliver by Liz Nugent


How was your week?

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3 responses to “Stacking the Shelves #85

  1. I hope the therapy continues to show improvements. What perfect timing for Mike’s off days. It seems my days zoom by without me accomplishing half of what I need. The nursery looks adorable!

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