I ended up taking a somewhat impromptu break last month. I’d been planning to take a break from the 15th to the end of the month, but I ended up being stuck for ideas and not posting much in the first half of the month. By the time the break I’d scheduled rolled around, I … More Back From A Break
I can’t believe I’m here today to say that I managed to write an entire month of posts in October! I have to admit, that I did miss two days but they were mid-month and I kept going. This is just a little post to celebrate and to thank you all for coming along with … More I Did It! | A Month of Posts
You might have noticed that I totally failed at my plan to post every day this month just like I did in May, and if you didn’t—well, I failed! But today I’m here to talk to you all about why as well as some of my plans going forward. The short version is that it … More Why My Month of Posts Didn’t Work Out This Month
Before we get into the super exciting content I have planned for this month of posts, I wanted to share a couple of blog changes and plans for July today. So let’s just get into it. New Schedule for Wrap-Ups This is really the only blog change, and that is that I’ll be changing my … More A Couple of Blog Changes + July Plans
You might have noticed that I missed a few days of my month of posts lately. I’m here today to quickly update you all on that. The basics are that I’m not going to be continuing with that for the rest of the month. But, it’s because of good things! I started a new job … More What Happened To My Daily Posting?
Was anyone else one of those kids who was just into everything? I was constantly trying new things on the weekends and after school—namely arts and crafts, but I was always making something different. Some of these hobbies stuck around for longer, others were passing fancies. Either way, once I graduated high school, I really … More New Year, New Hobbies
Can you believe 2021 is literally right around the corner? And I’m sure you know that with each new year comes every single blogger sharing their goals for the next year. I’ll certainly be sharing a couple of posts in January about specific goals, mostly bookish and writing ones, but today I thought I’d do … More What Does 2021 Hold For Earl Grey Books?
Today is a very special day—it’s Percy’s 4th birthday. So to celebrate, but also to hopefully make some of your days, here’s a post just filled with adorable photos of Percy. This is the first photo of Percy on my phone. This was taken the night I adopted him. I can’t believe how little he … More This Is Just Filled With Percy Pictures
With self-isolation in its fourth month for me, I’ve been desperately looking for ways to keep myself entertained and connected. Social media had always been that outlet for me in the past, especially when I’ve been too sick to go out. But with everyone in the same boat, I started to switch off Instagram and … More The Joy of Pen Pals
Hi, everyone! Welcome to Earl Grey Books, I’m Ely! I thought it would be fun to start off this new blog with the Get to Know Me Uncomfortably Well tag. I saw this on FictionTea’s blog—it is a post from 2016 but it seemed like fun. So without further ado, let’s get into it. What … More The Get to Know Me Uncomfortably Well Tag