13 weekly links

Here’s a look at some interesting things we read/ saw / thought / did this week.

Tanya  … Already out is Amazon’s Best Books of January. See anything you’d like to read?

Use the It’s the Great Reading Spreadsheet, Charlie Brown! to track the books you read this year and get all sorts of cool graphs at the end of the year.

If you want to track your reading challenges – then check out the reading challenges spreadsheet template that we shared.

Preparing For A New Year of Blogging has some excellent tips on this blogging thang!

When I read One Bold Move a Month in 2017 ~ January, I knew that I wanted to join the community and to make this my goal for 2017 as well. I’m not sure what I will do for January yet though.

After reading The First Seven Things You Should Make With a New Instant Pot – I’m so getting one!

New Year, New You? 8 Realistic Resolutions To Set For The Next 12 Months is on point!

I love the idea of Theme Your Year with a Song NOT a Word | My Anthem for 2017. I’m not sure what my song will be yet.


Kim … These are great tips for making goals or resolutions happen. I especially like the idea of creating a hashtag that reflects your goal so you can document it.

The Golden Globes are really loving the books this year. So many literary inspirations.

40 Things You Should be Scheduling on Your 2017 Calendar. If it’s not on my Google Calendar I forget to make it happen!

I’m going to use the tips from How To Feel Happier and Brighten Your Day. Sometimes I realize that I forgot to feel truly happy during the day. I’m just going through the motions. Does that ever happen to you?

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// Comments //

  1. Rashelle

    Feb 03

    Thanks for including my post, 40 Things to Schedule into Your Calendar for 2017, in your blog roundup! I appreciate it very much. I hope you and your readers find the tips helpful.

  2. Lizzy

    Jan 10

    Those spreadsheets are amazing!! I’m using a BuJo but I might have to use these too, haha!

    • Tanya Patrice

      Jan 16

      @Lizzy Sometimes I’m all about paper and sometimes I’m all about digital.

  3. I hadn’t realized how many books inspired the movies/series nominated for the Golden Globes! I definitely need to read Game of Thrones ASAP.
    Also, that reading spreadsheet sounds amazing!