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Cats & Coffee’s Curated Content Series: December Edition

Welcome to the December Edition of Cats & Coffee’s Curated Content Series! This series features weekly content round-ups of articles, videos, podcasts, and Instagram accounts. I find content that is worth your time so you don’t have to! This month features an insightful article from the New York Times, a weird and wonderful YouTube video about the must-see Solvang, California, and a creatively inspirational travel Instagram you’re sure to love.

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The Best Gifts For Book Lovers

Some hobbies and interests really lend themselves to great gifting. Reading is one such interest. There are so many great gifts for book lovers available online, ranging from wearable accessories to home accents, from seasonal finds to useful tools. The majority of my picks in this guide to literary gifts are from Etsy and small creators, and a handful are from larger companies or brands you likely know and love. See the best gifts for book lovers here!

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Great Audible Audiobooks

If you’re anything like me, you probably love to read but get distracted by, well, life. This post is all about how I use audiobooks to nourish my desire to read during times that I can’t quite sit still. Read more about this and get my favorite Audible audiobooks recommendations here!

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Cats & Coffee’s Curated Content Series: October Edition

Welcome to the October Edition of Cats & Coffee’s Curated Content Series! This series features weekly content round-ups of articles, videos, podcasts, and Instagram accounts. I find content that is worth your time so you don’t have to! This month features a handcrafted metal jewelry creator, an analysis of the resurgence of vintage fashion, an iconic Bailey Sarian YouTube video, and more.

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Cats & Coffee’s Curated Content Series: September Edition

Welcome to the September Edition of Cats & Coffee’s Curated Content Series! This series features weekly content round-ups of articles, videos, podcasts, and Instagram accounts. I find content that is worth your time so you don’t have to! This month features Sparking Joy with Marie Kondo, rescue animals, and an amazing Scottish history comedian on Instagram!

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Great Books to Read in the Fall

Fall is my favorite season for a variety of reasons — the clothes, the food, the theoretical chill in the air — and it’s really no surprise that many of my favorite books are tied to the season. I put together a concise list of seven great reads to get you into the autumn — and Halloween — spirit. Whether you’re looking for spooky or romantic, classic or contemporary, I’m sure you’ll find an enticing title here!

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Lucy Worsley’s Royal Myths and Secrets

Lucy Worsley, British historian, author, curator, and television presenter, has a great new series for history lovers. In a series of hour-long episodes, Royal Myths and Secrets dispels historical exaggerations, manipulation, and mythology across the Continent. Learn more about this series and read up on my favorite episodes here!

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Honest Thoughts on the Duolingo App: Learning Scottish Gaelic in a Few Minutes a Day

Duolingo is an app designed to help users learn a new language through “quick, bite-sized lessons.” With over thirty-five languages on the platform, the Duolingo App has pulled in millions of users worldwide. Claiming to be the “best way to learn a language,” Duolingo makes language-learning into a game. I started the Duolingo Scottish Gaelic course in July. Read my honest review of the language learning platform here!

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