Top Ten Tuesday | Oh Mama, Mam..

Posted May 16, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Tina, Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 6 Comments
Top Ten Tuesday | Oh Mama, Mama.

Welcome to another Top Ten Tuesday hosted by The Broke and Bookish! Today I am sharing with you, my favorite TV/Movie and Book Mamas! My Favorite Book Mamas 1. Dante’s Mama from Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of The Universe – I thought she was so loving and remind me a lot of my mom. 2. Star’s Mama from The Hate U Give – I absolutely loved this family dynamic and I really loved Star’s mom. She was supportive and just overall amazing. 3. Mrs. Weasley – she’s the […]

As Told By Littles | ROALD DAH..

Posted May 11, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Littles, As Told by Tina / 0 Comments
As Told By Littles | ROALD DAHL’S IMAGINORMOUS CHALLENGE

Hi Everyone! Today, the Littles and I have something a little different for you. We’re excited to share Roald Dahl’s Imaginormous Challenge! If you are parent, an aunt/uncle, teacher or know someone who have little ones that would enjoy this challenge be sure to pass this information along. The Roald Dahl’s Imaginormous Challenge is unlike anything else! Why, you ask? The challenge is geared towards kids age 5-12. The idea is to inspire kids to think of a story that they would love to write. Any story. A mermaid who […]

#LetsReadIndie | Forever Is Mi..

Posted May 10, 2017 by Tina in Reviews / 0 Comments
#LetsReadIndie | Forever Is Mine Excerpt by Wendy Louise

Welcome to #LetsReadIndie! Every Wednesday RaeAnne and I will either be interviewing or sharing an excerpt from an indie author, in hopes that you’ll be inspired to pick up one of their books! Today, I will be sharing with you an excerpt from Forever Is Mine (which is free) by Wendy Louise. Every so often someone special comes in to your life and it is so monumental that it marks time. It’s like a date is forever imprinted on your heart. After that, everything before pales in comparison and you […]

Top Ten Tuesday | I Wish, I Wi..

Posted May 9, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Tina, Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 5 Comments
Top Ten Tuesday | I Wish, I Wish With All My Heart…

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and Bookish. The topic for this week is Top Ten Things On My Reading Wishlist. (Yes, the title of the post is from Dragon Tales. If you don’t remember that show or never heard of it, that will either make me feel really old or really sad). Today I’m going to share with you some of the things on my Reading Wishlist and if you know any books that fit what I’m looking for LET ME KNOW! 1. Mexican American Characters (who […]

My TBR List | Kasie West Editi..

Posted May 6, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Tina, As Voted by You / 5 Comments
My TBR List | Kasie West Edition

My TBR List is a meme hosted by Michelle @ Because Reading. Our TBR pile is constantly growing and we’ve all faced the dilemma “what should I read next?”. My TBR List helps you conquer your TBR a little at a time. You selected three books on the first Saturday of the month and your readers select your book, the winner will be announced the following week and the last Saturday of the month the review goes up. I’m behind in My TBR List because this slump is kicking my […]

As Planned By Tina | May Bulle..

As Planned By Tina | May Bullet Journal Set Up

Can you believe its May already? I feel like the year just started and now here we are in May. I don’t think I’ve shared my bullet journal set up and I thought it would be nice to show you guys some of the spreads I will be using in my red dotted leuchtturm1917 Medium size A5 hardcover. May Starter Page – Every month I have a starter page, for May I decided to do a Catrina or Sugar Skull. There was no particular reason for this, I just decided […]

As Planned By Tina | Confessio..

As Planned By Tina | Confessions of a bullet journalist

Hey everyone! I am slowly working my way out of my blogging/reading slump and today I have a different kind of post! I have wanted to start a bullet journal series for some time on the blog but just haven’t felt inspired but today I am. I’ve been bullet journaling for about a year now and I wanted to share with you some of the things that I have learned through my bullet journal journey. 1. You don’t need a fancy notebook to bullet journal – now if you have […]

#LetsReadIndie | Excerpt In Bl..

Posted April 26, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Tina / 1 Comment
#LetsReadIndie | Excerpt In Blood We Trust by Elodie Colt

Welcome to another edition of We Love The Indies that is part of #LetsReadIndie challenge hosted by RaeAnne and I. Today, I have an excerpt of In Blood We Trust by Elodie Colt. RaeAnne will have an interview up on her site later on today. 2078. The Future, as it was once called. A better time you imagine? Most would say yes. Jordan would say they’d switched one evil for another… Ever since the SDCT—the Scientific Department for Cancer Treatment—made a scientific breakthrough, creating a cure for cancer and therefore […]

Top Ten Tuesday | Top 10 Thing..

Posted April 25, 2017 by Tina in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 3 Comments
Top Ten Tuesday | Top 10 Things That Will Make Me NOT Want To Read That Book

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme hosted by The Broke and Bookish. Each week there is a prompt and you make a list about that prompt. This Week the prompt is: Top Ten Things That Will Make Me NOT Want To Read That Book. 1. Characters named Andrew, Andy, Drew, John, Johnny. – My dad’s name is John so reading romance books with characters named John is just weird. The name Andrew reminds me of someone I really really hate. 2. Sexual Abuse – it just triggers me. 3. Horror […]

As Discussed By Tina | The Slu..

Posted April 24, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Tina / 3 Comments
As Discussed By Tina | The Slump, Oh My Lovely Slump….NOT

If you’ve been following my blog for a while then you know I’ve been pretty consistent when it comes to posting. My goal is to try to post every day or every other day. But lately it has been radio silence except for a couple posts that I had scheduled from a long time ago. What’s going on with me? I’m in a reading, blogging, life slump. There has been a lot happening in my personal life. I began going to counseling in late March where I am working on […]