Some Recommendations: Read A New Book Month/Read A Book Day

‘A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies, said Jojen. The man who never reads lives only one.’ – George. R.R. Martin The month of September is read a new book month and today, the 6th, is read a new book day.  Similar to Mays Get Caught Reading Month, it’s a way to get more people to […]

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Maintaining Focus: Setting goals this September

After thoroughly combing through British Vogue during the month of August, it has motivated me to create goals and make some lifestyle changes as well as inspire my current and future wardrobe.  Here are the top 15 things I am going to be focusing on. Blog and write more frequently Whether it is in my […]

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Mise À Jour: We Need To Catch Up. A New Job and A Heat Wave

I still remember the beginning of this year like it was yesterday.  2018 is going quicker than any other year I have experienced and I have no idea why it feels like this.  The last Mise À Jour I did was almost a year ago and a lot has happened.  Especially in the last month […]

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May Already? Get Caught Reading Month, 3 Feel Good Books

I can’t believe it’s May already. It still feels like it should be closer to the beginning of the year. Oh well. Anyway, around the beginning of the month, I often find myself on the website Days of The year to see what is happening on that day or during the month. When I first came […]

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Mise À Jour: Summer Job Struggles, lots of cooking and independent study

The last month and a half has gone a little slow.  Probably because of university and my negative anticipation for the next academic year. Academics| I have been spending a lot of my time immersing myself into Japanese language and culture through some books I have bought and the media.  I’m also still pacing myself through […]

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Mise à Jour: Brass Mornings and Hot Coffee

The weather this Saturday morning is pleasant, it’s breezy and bearable and what better way to enjoy than with coffee. Academics| I have been focusing on a variety of other subject areas other than my degree because I have had a little more time on my hands.  I think that it’s important to continue learning all […]

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