Top 5 Books I Want to Read in April 2021

My reading was terrible last month. I read three books and only one of them from my Top 5. I'm cool with it. It happens. I feel like I have picked some great books that I am excited about for April. I'm planning on keeping a journal so I can be disciplined with my reading. Not that I care i…

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I had such a great reset two weeks ago but there's nothing like going back to work that'll hit you with reality. I still continued to do my workouts but, I would like to be more organized at work and roll with the punches. I'm feeling so much better overall since I've been exercisin…

Challenging Myself Through Fitness

So I've been working out and even waking up early to do so. I'm writing this on 3/21/2021 and I wanted to have a record of my fitness and health plan so I have it all in one place. I plan to write how I am doing every week on my Mindful Ramblings post. Wish me luck!
Running/Jogging Plan
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These past two weeks have been on one side incredibly stressful and on the other side a great reset in my life. Two weeks ago I had a lot going on up until this past Monday. I was finally able to relax into my week vacation. I'm sad that it'll be over soon but I've reset my mind and my …

Mother Daughter Book Club Review // When You See Me

FBI Special Agent Kimberly Quincy and Sergeant Detective DD Warren have built a task force to follow the digital bread crumbs left behind by deceased serial kidnapper Jacob Ness. And when a disturbing piece of evidence comes to light, they decide to bring in Flora Dane who has personal experience o…

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This week has been utterly crazy. I've gotten the best news I've had in a while. If I'm able to pull it off then I will be 100% more happier. If I don't I'll be crushed. I've got to shake off the nervousness, survive my work week, and work hard so my life can change for the …

Remote Control by Nnedi Okorafor

"She's the adopted daughter of the Angel of Death. Beware of her. Mind her. Death guards her like one of its own."
The day Fatima forgot her name, Death paid a visit. From hereon in she would be known as Sankofa----a name that meant nothing to anyone but her, the only tie to her family…

Top 5 Books I Want to Read in March 2021

It seems I have a common theme happening with my Top 5 where I only read two out of five of the books on my list. I feel like I make a mistake in thinking about what I want to read the entire month instead of what I want to read right away. I get bored easily so as soon as I am interested in a book…

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I've recovered from the soreness of helping move my brother's stuff. I've had a pretty stressful week at work as usual so I was listening to a lot of meditation music on my Instant Timer app. I apparently like listening to classical music now. I didn't get to review Remote Control l…