Books, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

Best Books of 2019 and Reading Stats

Another year is over and I am back with my best books of the year post. Dec was the worst reading month as I finished just 1 book this month, even though I started multiple books. I read a total of 77 books this year - which is quite less compared to 91 books last… Continue reading Best Books of 2019 and Reading Stats

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Minimalism: Capsule Wardrobe Books (Part 6)

Over the past few months, I read some books on building a capsule wardrobe. I wanted to minimize the number of clothes I owned and wanted to keep only those clothes that I wanted to wear. There were too many clothes which I did not like to wear so they were just occupying space in… Continue reading Minimalism: Capsule Wardrobe Books (Part 6)

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June Reading Wrap Up

June was a pretty good reading month for me. I read some books which were on my May TBR and few other books which were not on any of my earlier TBRs. I just picked whatever caught my fancy. I read a total of 9 books but most of them were small in size. Here… Continue reading June Reading Wrap Up

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Minimalism: Part 5 (More Books)

I read more books on organization and minimalism recently and wanted to review them in this post. Here are the links to my other posts on minimalism: Minimalism : Part 1 (Reduce) Minimalism : Part 2 (Organization) Minimalism: Part 3 (Planning) Minimalism: Part 4 (Time Management) I picked up American Cozy and Organization Hacks from… Continue reading Minimalism: Part 5 (More Books)

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Minimalism: Part 4 (Time Management)

When I read books about organization and minimalism, I was mostly focusing about space. It was only when the author in Organization from Inside Out spoke about time did I realize that I need to also organize my calendar. I should minimize time spent on unnecessary activities while focusing more on my long term goals.… Continue reading Minimalism: Part 4 (Time Management)

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April Reading Wrap Up

April wasn't such a good reading month for me. I went on vacation, work got really busy to the point of giving me headaches (literally) and I spent a lot of time outside basking in the spring sun. After the terrible winter, I was happy to be able to go to parks and do some… Continue reading April Reading Wrap Up

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Feb 2019 Wrap Up

Feb was an okay month in terms of reading. I was in a fiction reading slump 🙂 I wanted to read more non-fiction for some reason. I only read one fantasy book in feb and everything else was non-fiction. I mostly read books on minimalism, productivity and food science. I read a total of 6… Continue reading Feb 2019 Wrap Up

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Minimalism : Part 3 (Planning)

This is not technically a post about minimalism. This series of posts just document my journey towards a minimalistic life. I would not consider myself a minimalistic person yet but I am trying to get there slowly. You can read my other minimalism posts here: Minimalism : Part 1 (Reduce) Minimalism : Part 2 (Organization)… Continue reading Minimalism : Part 3 (Planning)

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Minimalism : Part 2 (Organize)

If you have not already read my earlier post on Minimalism, please read it here. In my previous post on this topic, I talk about the books that got me into minimalism and what I learnt from each of those books. From last few years, I have been trying to downsize my belongings and trying… Continue reading Minimalism : Part 2 (Organize)

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Jan 2019 Wrap Up

2019 has been a hectic year and I have not been able to read the books that I had planned to read. Instead, I am reading books that were not even part of my TBR. I saw the Marie Kondo show and Salt Fat Acid Heat show and suddenly got inspired to do some organization… Continue reading Jan 2019 Wrap Up