Worn Stories by Emily Spivack

Fangirls, awhile back, when I visited Vermont, we went into a rather small bookshop. I have a difficult time not buying books when I’m surrounded by them, so I found one that was rather small, and nabbed it to travel with. Most of my bus ride was filled with naps and snacks, so reading took a bit of a back seat. But a couple weeks ago I took time out from stressing to finish up Worn Stories, and became incredibly grateful that I got it.

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Orange Is The New Black


Fangirls! As I mentioned a while back, through Audible, I was able to listen to the unbelievably amazing book Orange Is The New Black. The book follows a woman through her year in a women’s prison, cut off from her friends & family & the world, in the hands of a colorful set of women, that become a sort of family to her.

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TED Talks


Hey there, Fangirls! I’ve wanted to put a spotlight on TED Talks for a long time, and I’m so happy to finally be doing so. I’ve loved sitting and watching video after video of these lectures since high school. They just deserve so much appreciation. There are so many videos about so many different things but all of them have something to teach us, a new perspective to show you, so much to share. Pretty much, TED Talks are the best thing ever.

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Nerds Gotta Eat: Orange is the New Black’s Prison Cheesecake

Fangirls! As I mentioned earlier in the week, I’ve been reading (listening, devouring), to the wonderful book Orange is the New Black. The book is a beautiful memoir of a woman’s year in a prison, that many of you might know from the excellent Netflix series. In the book, she talks of many innovations they create in prison, including some impressive recipes. I decided to test one out!

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