Like every bookworm, I have a ridiculously long reading list. And, like every bookworm, everyday, I think ‘today will be the day where I start making a dent in the ever expanding list.’ And then I reach for my kindle and read a book i’ve already read five times. I can’t help it- some stories deserve to be read a hundred times. To quote a cheesy but awesome movie: ‘In such perilous times only the known is safe. Only the known is tolerable.’

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But, there are so many books I still want to read! So I took a stand and made myself a ‘To-be-read’ jar. (After I finished re-reading Tillie Cole’s Sweet Home series for the third (or fourth) time ♥)

Here is how I did it…

I wrote down all of my reading list on some pretty blue paper:

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A few of many…

Then I made some cute labels to add to my simple Kilner jar:

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Ellie’s TBR
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A little inspiration from Alice in Wonderland

Then Voila! A lovely DIY jar to store all of my ever increasing books…

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Ready to read!

 

This way, I’ll be able to start reading my list without concerning myself with the horrible question of ‘where do I even start?’

And… the winner of the first round is….

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Yay! I’ve been told by so many people to read this book! I’m excited to start!

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