How well read are you?
If you want to set yourself up for possible elation or disappointment... take this BuzzFeed quiz to determine how well-read you are. BuzzFeed: How Well-Read Are You These were my results: This result just confirms for me that I made a good decision in beginning this challenge. The whole reason I started this is because I realized I loved to read, but there were so many must-reads that I had just glossed over. Hopefully by this time next year, my score will be better! #buzz
A home for every book
As I'm in the process of purchasing a new home closer to my hometown (yes, I'm brilllllliant and decided to sell my home and buy a new home starting at about my 7th month of pregnancy. Let's just say it was a blast to be packing up my house at 9 months pregnant and running out of the house for last minute showings with a 1 week old during maternity leave), I'm starting to get the decorating itch. All day long, I think about paint colors, I peruse Pinterest to come up with c
16 Bookstores You Have To See Before You Die
I've always wanted to shop at Shakespeare and Company. Sigh. http://www.buzzfeed.com/harpercollins/16-bookstores-you-have-to-see-before-you-die-9npd #buzzfeed
The Buzzfeed Gods love me!
Good things are happening, yo! BuzzFeed (you all know how much I love me some BuzzFeed) has added a new section to their site! That's right.... BuzzFeed BOOKS. I apologize in advance for effectively ending any productivity you may have had this afternoon. Tell your employer that BearAllen is sorry. #buzzfeed
49 Breathtaking Libraries From All Over the World
#4 might sound just a wee bit familiar to my fellow Gilmore folk! http://www.buzzfeed.com/mattortile/49-breathtaking-libraries-from-all-over-the-world #library #buzzfeed
13 facts about books that make Sam Winchester (aka Dean Forrester) cry
#11 probably makes me the saddest. I'm not sure I want to raise a daughter in a world where that is a fact. Yes... this is from Buzzfeed again. So sue me (but really don't bother... you'll only get a 3rd generation Kindle and a Starbucks gift card with a whopping $6.80 left on it) http://www.buzzfeed.com/jessicamisener/utterly-disappointing-facts-about-books #buzzfeed #supernatural #deanforrester
More lazy blogging
But I like to believe I'm doing you all a service by calling your attention to these awesome Buzzfeed articles! SCIENCE! http://www.buzzfeed.com/erinlarosa/12-scientific-ways-reading-can-actually-improve-your-life #buzzfeed
Books that hate me
Let's just say that Buzzfeed is making my maternity leave bearable. We know my hatred for The Sound and the Fury. You had a front row seat for the birth of my anger towards Herman Melville for making Moby Dick a part of this world. You watched as I determined that Finnegans Wake wasn't a true Gilmore girls reference (and thank The Lord... Because I'd still be working on it if it was). I like this article because it makes me feel less dumb. I'm happy to learn that these boo
I'm torn about this. On the one hand, I hate the idea of defacing books, but on the other hand... LOOK HOW AMAZING!!! Check out more of Kelly Campbell's amazing work on Buzzfeed: http://www.buzzfeed.com/kmallikarjuna/this-is-the-fanciest-book-art-youll-see-today And buy these works of art on her etsy shop: http://www.etsy.com/shop/artfuliving?ref=pr_shop_more #buzzfeed #etsy #fun #littlehouseontheprairie #lauraingallswilder
More Buzzfeed awesome!
"Books are the only thing that don't create clutter. They look great, however, wherever they are." 35 Things To Do With All Those Books http://www.buzzfeed.com/peggy/what-to-do-with-all-those-books #buzzfeed #fun