Chelsey Reads

Chelsey Reads
Created 01 Dec 2019
  • What's working for me these days
    02 Nov 2020 • 5 min read
    These three things aren’t a quick-fix for anxiety or a guaranteed method for staying calm as we wait for election results this week, but they’ve proven helpful to me over the last few months. I’ll be ...
  • July Reading Wrap-Up
    03 Aug 2020 • 6 min read
    The summer before my freshman year of high school, my mom encouraged me to pick a fall sport or activity to join. She wasn’t normally a “pile on the extra-curriculars” kind of parent, but she was conc...
  • Reading my cookbooks
    27 Apr 2020 • 2 min read
    I’ve been pulling out my cookbooks lately—not for the recipes, but to flip through the pages and relax over a cup of tea. Apparently I’m not the only one. Amanda Shapiro wrote about the soothing natur...
  • What's working for me
    20 Apr 2020 • 4 min read
    It’s Monday (I checked)! And I’m determined to get back into the rhythm of newsletter writing. Today I’m sharing a lesson learned, routines that are working for me right now, and a handful of audioboo...
  • Cozy Favorites
    23 Mar 2020 • 2 min read
    Because I need a break from everyone’s (and my own) Big Feelings, we’re skipping right to the good stuff today. I wish I could light a candle and invite you over for tea, but this will have to suffice...
  • Romance Reader Starter Pack
    09 Mar 2020 • 3 min read
    Over the last few weeks, I’ve been in a major reading slump—the kind where I can’t focus for more than a few minutes at a time, where I’m rewatching Gilmore Girls instead of picking up a book. I hate ...
  • A Brand New Podcast & Hello, March!
    02 Mar 2020 • 1 min read
    Exciting news! Tomorrow, my friend Sara and I are releasing the first two episodes of our brand new podcast Novel Pairings. We’ve been working on this project for months, and it’s been such fun to mov...
  • Fresh Flowers and Friendship will get us through the last week of February
    24 Feb 2020 • 2 min read
    We KNOW, we know, February sucks. But it’s been an especially rough month over here, for reasons other than its in-between-winter-and-spring status. The last two weeks were the worst, but thanks to th...
  • February doldrums & mini book reviews
    09 Feb 2020 • 1 min read
    I was just feeling ready to get in the spring spirit when a foot-and-a-half of snow blanketed our neighborhood over the weekend. February is rough, right? Sure, it’s staying light out a bit later in t...
  • A Weekend in Montreal
    20 Dec 2019 • 7 min read
    Sign up now Welcome to my weekly newsletter, where I share what I’ve been thinking about lately, what I’ve been reading (of course), and other favorite things from here and there. I’m pondering a diff...
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