The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimberly @ Caffeinated Reviewer. A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog.
Random News And Goings-On
So, my house renovations are done! No more workers running around my house. (Well, except our contractor is stopping by briefly to do a couple items on the final punch list including shampooing my carpet that got messed up during demo.) Yay. It’s been a really really really long two (plus) months but I’m glad that it’s finally finished and I’m pretty happy with the results. We’ve been busy getting some new things for the renovated rooms and organizing our stuff, putting it away, etc. We’re trying to make sure everything is kept in good shape so shelf liners everywhere, and also organized and easy to get to. We’ve purged a good amount of stuff as well so that’s felt good. I STILL HAVE SO MUCH STUFF TO PUT AWAY AHAHAHAHAHA.
Here are some pictures of my new kitchen! Sorry I don’t have ‘before’ pics, but trust me when I say it was hideous.
As for work, yes, I’m going to be starting a new job! I’m so excited because being an office manager is something I’ve been wanting to do for a while now. This is something I feel like I’ll be really good at. But also I’m nervous because I have to learn a whole new office environment and how to do things there, etc. Change is scary. I’m sure this will be a change for the better, though! I’m glad to be getting out of such a toxic environment finally.
I took a week off between jobs since it coincided with the end of our renovation. I’m planning on spending the next week putting away things, organizing things, deep cleaning rooms in my house, etc. I have soooo much housework to do. I got a good start yesterday and I’m already exhausted.
I also plan on catching up on blog stuff! I’M SO SORRY I’VE BEEN ABSENT FROM BLOG HOPPING. I’ve just had a lot going on. I haven’t even been able to get much reading done. But I do plan on getting caught up this week so expect some comments hitting your inboxes in the next few days!
New Book Arrivals at Way Too Fantasy
I guess my book buying ban is officially over haha. Had some other new physical books rolling in the past couple of weeks. 😀
I bought myself a copy of An Enchantment of Ravens by Margaret Rogerson. Even though I have already read this one I really love it and wanted a copy for my library. I probably will reread it at some point. I also picked up a copy of the new Ashley Poston book, Among the Beasts & Briars. Very excited for this one! Also, isn’t that cover gorgeous??? Also! My first ever Subterranean Press book, Seven of Infinities by Aliette de Bodard! Couldn’t resist this one for whatever reason haha. 🙂
My special Owlcrate edition of The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V. E. Schwab arrived! It was a pretty interesting box with some better and more useful things in it. I will enjoy the candle, I’m sure, and the block calendar is kind of fun. I am most excited about the travel mug though! It even has a strainer in it so I’m sure it can be used for tea somehow…. There was also a three year journal but I’m not sure if I’ll use that at all even though it looks really cool. Instead of having the days and such preprinted I wish it had just been a blank notebook. Nevertheless! The books looks AWESOME. It’s just a gorgeous edition and I can’t wait to read it.
I’ve picked up a SINGLE ebook since last time.
- Better Than People by Roan Parrish – this is a romance, seems like I’m reading a lot of romances lately! – have since read and loved it!
No new audiobooks! I have a couple of credits but not sure how to spend them. I’m getting behind in audio so I changed my subscription temporarily to just the subscription with zero credits but you can still borrow included books for a couple months so that I can catch up for a bit.
That’s the news for this week, see you next time and have a great week, everyone!