Originally posted 2015-09-13 08:12:26. This was quite a busy week with the Geeks crew! Check out below to see what we have been up to and what we have planned for next week! Week in review!  Monday – Alliance Raid Night with Gaming Mommies! This raid went really well. We went 3/13  and spent about…

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Originally posted 2015-09-12 08:36:23. Title: Pee-wee’s Big Adventure Director: Tim Burton Release Date: August 9, 1985 Genre: Family, Comedy, Adventure MPAA Rating: PG Running Time: 91 Minutes

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Originally posted 2015-09-11 11:41:57. Here we are! Week 3 of 52! Thank goodness for Aldis.  They have saved me money wise for buying on-the-go snacks like Salt & Vinegar chips (My favorite!) and other more healthy alternatives like the packaged assortments of nuts and dried fruits.  Last week was a crazy week with all the…

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Originally posted 2015-09-10 09:00:18. Yup! You read that right! My favorite, EVER! I have been around this block a few times now, tried just about all of them actually. Finding a really good substitute for pizza crust has been hard, like real hard. My husband is super happy just having the gluten free pizza crust…

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Originally posted 2015-09-09 11:49:22. Title: In the Mean Time Author: Paul Tremblay Published: October 19, 2010 Pages: 214 Genre: Short Stories, Horror Kid Friendly Rating:  16+ Language, Horror, Scary Themes. This book is not meant for young children.

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Originally posted 2015-09-07 11:28:01. I had always been terrified of this horrible fruit (???) I had seen the recipes and thought “nah they can’t be as good as people say. Plantains are gross!” Recently though I ran into someone from my church who said she uses them all the time to make various things, like…

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Originally posted 2015-09-05 12:21:42. Title: The Book of Life Director: Jorge R. Gutierrez Release Date: October 17, 2014 Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy MPAA Rating: PG Running Time: 95 minutes Starring: ● Diego Luna ● Zoe Saldana ● Channing Tatum Kid Friendly Rating: A good Disney analog is the animated Hercules (1997). The film delves significantly into…

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Originally posted 2015-09-04 12:09:13. It’s been a brutal week – I’m still drinking pop, I gave in and had McDonalds on the first day of classes, and I somehow contracted a summer/fall cold! But you know what? That’s okay.  I walked 2 miles on the first day of school, I choose to eat a salad…

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A long, long time ago, back in 1990, I was a young woman about to graduate high school.  It was a very different time back then- before the internet, cell phones, social media, 24 hour news, etc. Though, we did have acid washed jeans and the start of grunge music. But, much like now, I…

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Originally posted 2015-09-03 05:00:42. Somehow, I’ve missed a week, so this might be a touch longer than usual, as I’m going to try to cram in two weeks worth of life into one entry. I’ll apologise ahead of time, as it’s bound to be a bit random and might be topic-jumping. Chairs. Anyone with “junk…

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Originally posted 2015-09-01 12:08:15. It has been a while since I have written one of these, but I figured with all the fun games we have been playing over the weekend it was about time! Friday Night Rifts Last Friday, we started a new game (well new to two of us) called Rifts which is…

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Originally posted 2015-09-02 14:10:14. Title: We Are Not Ourselves Author: Matthew Thomas Published: August 19, 2014 Pages: 620 Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction Kid Friendly Rating:  16+ The themes in this novel might not interest the younger crowd and there are many adult issues such as depression, drinking, and disease.

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