Blogging Life

Why It’s Okay to Leave our Book Blogger Super Hero Costume in the Wardrobe!

When I started blogging, I was looking for something to keep myself busy. I was stuck at home. My life was about getting up, watch hours tick by, and go to bed. I was going crazy and needed to find a way to use my brain. Books came back into my life, and the strange… Continue reading Why It’s Okay to Leave our Book Blogger Super Hero Costume in the Wardrobe!

Things that don't fit in any category

Resolutions I Will NOT Make #ByeJanuary!

Let's be honest, New Year's good resolutions were only made to comfort us about things we wish we could change but won't because we are 1) too lazy 2) too busy 3) both 4) way too lazy, busy, and stuck (Thinking about the million people who have tried to quit smoking at this time of… Continue reading Resolutions I Will NOT Make #ByeJanuary!

Life in General, Wrap-up

Bye-bye 2017, Hello 2018! Happy 2nd Blogiversary to Chocolate’n’Waffles!

Yes, 2017 things have happened this year. Year of Change I let go of what was burdening me. I took steps that led me to a brighter path filled with bumps I’m happy to overcome. You brought me laughter and fun You brought me help. You strengthened friendships and offered me new ones. You have… Continue reading Bye-bye 2017, Hello 2018! Happy 2nd Blogiversary to Chocolate’n’Waffles!

Book Talk, Life in General

5 Things Not to Say to a Book Lover If You Want To Make It to the Second Date!

A few days ago, I was sitting in Communication class, listening to my favorite teacher talking about how we use or are used by the media, and the discussion moved to communities, and bloggers, and the things we have in common that the Internet allows us to blabber about and be happy together. It made… Continue reading 5 Things Not to Say to a Book Lover If You Want To Make It to the Second Date!

Life in General, Mental Health

What I Make of December: My Very Own Little Christ…Thanksgiv..Well, Post.

If you’ve been around for a while, you already know it. If you are new, let me tell you Christmas time is not very welcome around here. Forced gatherings, fake smiles, compulsory gifts. I don’t care for any of it. Don’t talk to me about the Christmas spirit, I haven’t seen it in years! Plus,… Continue reading What I Make of December: My Very Own Little Christ…Thanksgiv..Well, Post.

Vlog

Half-Year-ish Top Ten and a Bad Video! #Vlog

Sometimes, you're tired, you don't understand what others tell you, you get slapped with a dish towel when your mother asks you for the seventh time to pass the ketchup. It's just one of those days when you're exhausted and no matter how hard you try, you'll never be at your best. Still, it's a… Continue reading Half-Year-ish Top Ten and a Bad Video! #Vlog

Tags & Awards, Vlog

Suntag!: 10 Things about Me (Vlog)

Happy Sunday! To tell you the truth, I don't really like Sundays. It started when I worried about going back to school the next day, then it was all about shops and everything being closed so there was nothing to do, and now I've discovered the countryside is invaded by rude people every weekend... So… Continue reading Suntag!: 10 Things about Me (Vlog)

Blogging Life, Vlog

And… Action! Chocolate’n’Waffles Goes Live!

Guys, I have a revelation for you. I am French! Yes, you probably already know this because of either something I've written here at some point that did not feel natural, or because you've read me complain about it! No more complaining, I'm taking the matter in both hands and adding a little fun to… Continue reading And… Action! Chocolate’n’Waffles Goes Live!

Blogging Life

Blog Therapy n°5: What’s in a Name? Meet Meggy Roussel! Different Name,same Favorite Redhead

Today I'm getting naked in front of you, friends, readers, strangers, passer-by... What's in a name? A name is an identity, your business card, what distinguishes you from others (Sorry to all the Emmas and Lohans who are five per class!). But a name can also be a coat, a mask, a glass wall between… Continue reading Blog Therapy n°5: What’s in a Name? Meet Meggy Roussel! Different Name,same Favorite Redhead

Book Reviews, Mental Health

Blog Therapy n°3: Why I Blabber On and On about Small Victories and You Should Too.

Your brain is not always your friend. I don't know if it is just me, but I have a tendency to keep the bad memories in store, clear and loud, in my head, rather than the good things. I'm gonna remember the stupid biker who tried to run me over but not the nice walk… Continue reading Blog Therapy n°3: Why I Blabber On and On about Small Victories and You Should Too.