Bookish Travels: Amsterdam 2018

I've been holding off on posting this because of all the turmoil that's happening in the world. To read my thoughts on what's going on, please click here. However, at the end of the day, this blog is about love. I think we could all use a bit more love in our lives. I hope … Continue reading Bookish Travels: Amsterdam 2018

Bookish Travels: Dreaming of Japan

So normally at this point in the year, I have already arranged my summer vacation.  As a school librarian, I have limited time off during the year and I must fit my expansive travel desires into a definite period of time. This year, well, this year stinks.  I can’t even really plan anything when my … Continue reading Bookish Travels: Dreaming of Japan

Bookish Travels: Italy 2006

This is how it all began.   Ah… remember those days when we were not only allowed to leave the house, but in fact travel to regions hither-to-for unknown to us.   I take us back to many, many moons ago, when Mr. Librarian and I went on our first overseas trip together.  We had just gotten … Continue reading Bookish Travels: Italy 2006

Bookish Travels: Sweden 2019

Also could be titled: An Ode to Fredrik Backman. On the second part of our trip, Mr. Librarian and I went to Stockholm and then onto northern Sweden to see the Northern Lights.  Sadly we went to Stockholm on Christmas - don’t do this. Everything was closed. Even the bookstores. We went on several walking … Continue reading Bookish Travels: Sweden 2019