We are going back on the old road again on Monday! Only for a day, and only a few hours away. My brother is abandoning his family, leaving all his friends... and joining the Navy. So we are going to see him get sworn in. By my dad actually! My dad swore my oldest brother … Continue reading Book Review #39: A Dangerous Legacy by Elizabeth Camden
I've done 37 book reviews!!! I can't believe I'd done that many!! And such an interesting mix of books as well! I think once I make it to one hundred, I'll have to do something here on the blog to celebrate! Before I start, I also wanted to share some exciting news that will definitely … Continue reading Book Review #38: Lady Jayne Disappears by Joanna D. Politano
Last week, my family and I took a road trip down to Coronado to visit my sister in law! My brother is currently deployed, so unfortunately we didn't get to see him. 😦 So we had originally planned to drive down in one day, but thankfully, there was a last minute change of plans, and … Continue reading California Vacation
It's been a LOOOOONG time since I've posted and so much has happened! Merry Christmas faithful followers and a Happy New Year! My last post was a book review, and before that was our Thanksgiving adventures. To bring you up to speed here is what's happened since all that. Christmas!!!! We had a skype party … Continue reading I’m Back!!!!
I am so excited to have the opportunity to do another review for the amazing author Livy Jarmusch! For those of you who don't know, I reviewed her book The Coronation, as well as doing an author interview and a character interview. If you'd like to read that review, and learn more about Livy in … Continue reading Regal Hearts Season One Review
Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. And a big part of that now, is the fact that my oldest sister comes and visits!! She was only here for a few days, so this post will be recapping all the adventures we had. And there were a lot! On the first day she was here, we went … Continue reading Thanksgiving Week
Back when we lived in VA, we had a tradition every Christmas season, to go down to D.C. and see all the Christmas decorations: the Yule Log, the National Christmas Tree, the Botanical Gardens, and of course, the Capitol Christmas Tree. This year, the tree was harvested in Montana! It is currently touring the U.S. … Continue reading Capitol Christmas Tree
Last week, I had the amazing opportunity to treat my dad, and go see his favorite author!! It all started when I saw the name Lee Child on a poster in our library. Of course, model child that I am, I immediately knew that was my dad's favorite author and he would love to go … Continue reading Lee Child in Conversation with David Abrams
As an avid lover of anything Fairy Tale, I thought it would be fun to do a bit of a series on the original, written versions the Tales, highlighting the parts of the story that are usually left out, and not well known. To start, I thought I'd begin with Beauty and the Beast, since … Continue reading Origins: Beauty and the Beast
First off, I know it's only the beginning of November and all, but it's SNOWING!!! I'm so excited!! This is the third or fourth time it's snowed this week! Everything is white, and it feel so Christmasy! I just hope it holds!! As you might know, Cinderella is my favorite fairy-tale and I was pretty … Continue reading Movie Review: Beauty and the Beast and SNOW!