Weekly Update #219, Cleaning house...


Welcome to my Weekly Update where I post my blog's schedule for the week!

I'm linking up to The Sunday Post, hosted by Kimba @ The Caffeinated Book ReviewerTynga's Reviews for Stacking the Shelves and Mailbox Monday showcasing the books I added to my shelves or Kindle this week, and It's Monday! What Are You Reading? hosted by Kathryn @ Book Date.

I've spent the past two weeks cleaning house. Not regular cleaning, but deep cleaning and organizing. My plan is to get rid of the things we don't use/need and the kid things that the kids have outgrown. 


We also got new furniture in our family room. It's our first nice set that we actually care about and so the kids have to treat them well. It feels like a new stage that our kids are actually old enough that we can get a nicer set. 

I've literally spent from sunup to past sundown going through everything and crashing exhausted into bed each night. I've rarely been online and haven't been reading either. I really wanted to read a book Saturday. Was actually craving a good book, but didn't get to it. So, Sunday I'm planning on doing some serious reading. Monday I'll start back with the last room I have to go through and then it will be on to the garage, which has never been thoroughly organized in this house, so I have quite a hill to conquer, quite literally.

But, back to reading... Here's what to expect on the blog:

Roar (Stormheart, #1)Love on PointeObsidian and Stars (Ivory and Bone, #2)
The Year of Four (Phoebe Pope, #1)The Blood of Kings (Phoebe Pope, #2)Julia Defiant (Witch's Child, #2)Internet Famous

I got a great mix of books this week! I love Melissa Wright and got a surprise package from her with the first three books in her Frey series and am so stoked about it!!
Mr. Darcy Forever by Victoria Connelly - For Review
Mormon Girl: Incognito by Kari Iroz - For Review
Frey Saga by Melissa Wright - Gifted


My monthly giveaway is running for June:

I have a mini-series running right now with weekly posts. The first three posts are up with one more to go. You can check out the first post here, the second here, and the most recent here.

I've been hosting a meme this year called Can't-Wait Wednesday that is taking over for my Waiting on Wednesday posts since the host, Jill over at Breaking the Spine, went inactive in August. You're welcome to join in or link up your Waiting on Wednesday posts each week. Find out more here.

The Instagram challenge, #WishfulWonder, that Rissi over at Finding Wonderland and I host is on to June. You can find more info here (feel free to participate at any time, be it a day or two or more).


What are you looking forward to this week?

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