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Monthly Archives: January 2017

Picture it…

Top Ten Tuesday is one of my favorite memes ever! Hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, TTT involves listing books, etc. based on the week’s topic. This week I’m highlighting my all-time favorite children’s picture books. The List The Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown – I have fond memories of my mom reading this book to my brother and me at bedtime. The love the mommy bunny has for her baby bunny is comforting and precious. Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown – This is another tale I loved to listen…

January = Reading Rainbow

Hello, hello! 😀 Welcome to the inaugural edition of Sporadic Update! While I hope to post an update at least once near the end of each month, I make no promises to keep to a schedule, hence ‘sporadic’! Sporadic Update was inspired by The Sunday Post meme hosted by Kimba at Caffeinated Book Reviewer. 😀 Sweet Reads For the first time EVER, I’m ahead of my Goodreads challenge goal! Yay, me! 😀 I pledged to read 40 books this year and I’m three ahead, as I’ve read six books thus far this month. It&#8217…

My Blogging Mantras

TGIF! 😀 Welcome to Feature and Follow Friday, hosted by Alison Can Read and Parajunkee! The weekly meme features a question and answer format, with a new prompt each Friday. In addition, Feature and Follow Friday gives bloggers a means of promoting their work as well as the chance to discover new blogs. The Prompt What are some tips that help you with blogging? The Answer As a dabbler in blogging for the past two years (!), I’ve mainly learned how to curate my space by learning from my mistakes. I’ve also had to teach myself to go…

Freshly Picked

Hi, y’all! I’m Maggie and I no longer consider myself to be new to the blogging community; however, I’m giving myself a fresh start here at The Caramel Files. I have a blast as a co-blogger at The Bookkeepers’ Secrets, an amazing bookish blog where I write alongside Lila and Claire. While I adore bookish blogging, especially review writing, I decided that I need my own nook of the internet – a place where I can decorate on a whim and learn to spread my bent blogging wings again. P.S. I…