What I am Studying: Vol 120.

What I'm reading. Photo of bookshelves by Alfons Morales on Unsplash

Whats up darlings,

Right here we’re, within the full autumnal glory of fall. I hope the climate is as stunning the place you’re as it’s right here! I’ve been having a enjoyable fall up to now and I hope you’re too!

I’ve began a brand new little gig for Instore Journal doing superstar jewellery protection. It’s tremendous enjoyable up to now – I’m one in all two writers engaged on the challenge. Listed below are my first few posts on Quannah Chasinghorse at the Met Gala, Kate Hudson showing her sports team spirit, and the Kravis engagement ring. In order for you extra, you can see all of Instore’s celeb jewelry coverage here.

On a private observe, I really like this time of yr. I do know, loving fall is so distinctive, proper? However the crisp air simply makes me wish to take a deep breath of the soul.

I as soon as had a trainer who made the entire class file outdoors to have a look at the sky on an October day. He instructed us to note the shade of blue and stated that it’s a coloration that solely occurs in October. He inspired us to at all times keep in mind to take a second discover the October blue sky every year, as a result of time speeds by extra shortly than we’ll ever imagine doable.

I didn’t notice it will be one thing I’d keep in mind virtually 20 years later (!!!) however apparently it struck a chord with me. So take a minute as we speak, my darlings, and go soak in that October blue sky. It gained’t final lengthy.


What I’m studying

Hana Khan Carries On by Uzma Jalaluddin. This e-book is SO CUTE. It’s about Hana Khan, a Muslim Canadian podcaster with radio desires who works at her household’s restaurant, Three Sisters Biryani Poutine. Hana has at all times labored exhausting to be an excellent daughter and a supportive buddy, however now she’s attempting to determine what she actually needs for her life – and how much relationship she needs to have with a mysterious on-line buddy she will be able to’t cease occupied with. Hana and her household additionally should query their position of their neighborhood once they turn into the targets of some racially-motivated acts of hate. It’s a coming of age and a love story, however the stage of warmth on the web page is beneath PG-13. Genuinely heartwarming, with sturdy girls characters.

Chance of a Lifetime by Kate Clayborn. This collection! Okay, I learn all three books in a rush, so I’m going to say all of them. This Modern Romance collection follows a trio buddies within the years after the three of them win the lottery. It’s not a Millionaires romance, as a result of they don’t win sufficient cash to be wildly rich, however it’s sufficient for them to all change their lives to every pursue the deeply-held want that every girl made once they came upon they held the profitable numbers. E-book one is good and beautiful, e-book two is searingly touching and beautiful, and e-book three encompasses a principal character with a persistent sickness that has a number of overlap with my very own well being challenges, so studying it was unexpectedly private for me. These are true Romance, so there are intercourse scenes, however this collection is certainly on the very candy and tender finish of the romance spectrum.


A Brief Compendium of Mesmerising and Macabre Memento Mori. Excellent for #spookyseason.

10 Calming Creative Apps for Anxious Minds To De-Stress. I really like this sort of factor and I can personally vouch for the Calm app, which is a favourite of mine. I really like its bedtime tales for adults. Tremendous enjoyable.

Expect the unexpected: our run down of high jewellery 2021. That is The Jewelry Editor’s 2021 Pattern Report and it has plenty of cool issues.

The Ancient Jewelry Market Has A Counterfeit Problem. This article on vintage jewellery fakes from JCK Journal has some quotes from yours actually.

The Parisian Poison Panic and Versailles’ Secret Witch Hunt. If that headline doesn’t intrigue you, we’re in all probability not buddies in actual life.

They were the world’s only all-female army. Their descendants are fighting to recapture their humanity. A extremely fascinating take a look at the true life Amazons.

Wildlife Photographer Captures Tiny Garden Frogs Using Flowers as Umbrellas. Simply in case you wanted to see one thing pleasant as we speak.

A Meals Critic Critiques the Swedish Chef’s New Restaurant . Heeheehee. Heehee. https://www.newyorker.com/humor/daily-shouts/a-food-critic-reviews-the-swedish-chefs-new-restaurant

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