Originally posted 2016-08-02 12:00:09. It is Summer at last here in the U.K. This means, for me, walking in the local area. It is great at this time of year and full of plants, butterflies and bees.With my current campaign to lose weight I walk most days Those of you who know me may wonder…

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Originally posted 2016-08-02 08:00:19. Day 2 of the August challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s entry is “TBR Pile.” The focus of this post will be on Stieg Larsson’s fantastic Millenium series, the first book of which is the now-famous The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. Like many people, I became interested in this book after…

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Originally posted 2016-08-01 17:00:57. Interview with a Character Gets LOST **special note: If you haven’t seen the show, not much of this will make sense, but I did try to keep it as spoiler free as possible – sorry there are a few little bits that might be spoilers, but since the show came out…

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Originally posted 2016-08-01 08:00:00. Day 1 of the August challenge from Books and Cupcakes! What I’m reading: I am currently reading Blessings & Curses: The Keys to Lasting Change by John Visser. “ I have set before you life and death, blessings and curses. Now choose life, so that you and your children may live” – Deuteronomy…

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Originally posted 2016-07-31 20:00:51. Tomorrow is the first day in August! This month we have decided to participate in Books and Cupcakes August Book Photo Challenge ! Since I listen to most of my books while I drive or work, many of my pictures will be images! Here is a list of the challenge and what pictures you…

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Originally posted 2016-07-31 12:00:49. I know it’s been a minute since I’ve posted, I’ve been busy with life in general, but now that it’s summer and there are almost no students on the campus that I work on, hopefully I’ll be able to keep this series a little more lively. This week’s installment is about…

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Originally posted 2016-07-30 17:00:25. Dr. Martinez has been successfully extracted from the Advent-controlled city of Bogota, joining Dr. Tygen’s research staff aboard the Avenger. With the success of this operation, command now turns its attention back to the Avatar project. Though the immediate threat of the project’s activation has been averted, the immense progress made…

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Originally posted 2016-07-30 12:00:50. I have read The Island of Doctor Moreau twice. I have even repeatedly stomached the Val Kilmer film version of the novel. You might be asking yourself why I would willingly do such a thing. It’s for the same reason that I can never pass up the abysmally awful film version…

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Originally posted 2016-07-29 18:28:12. It’s not everyday you meet your soul mate. But on that fated day, there are supposed to be hearts in the air and birds singing. It’s supposed to be the best and most amazing day of your life… if you’re perceptive enough to recognize it… and then what? How long does…

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Originally posted 2016-07-29 12:00:14. It was late, no more than ten minutes before last call on a slow night, when he sauntered in like he owned the bar.  For a minute I thought I was seeing things, he couldn’t be here for me, I still had two years, eight days, six hours, and thirty six…

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Originally posted 2016-07-28 20:00:31. Come join us as we play the 25th episode of our World of Darkness game! Originally on YouTube and now in podcast form! Join us live every other Saturday as we continue on our adventure! Listen to the show here: Direct Download or Site link Or follow the Geeks and Geeklets podcast network…

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Originally posted 2016-07-28 17:00:01. 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 2016-07-28 12:00:12. That’s right, I went there! Still stupid hot, can’t cook, don’t want to eat anymore salad…. So we decided we could suffer through making noodles on the stove, if I made the sauce in the crock pot! I have never ever cooked ground beef in the crock pot, I always brown…

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Originally posted 2016-07-27 17:00:55. Title: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children Series: Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children (Book 1) Author: Ransom Riggs Published: 2011 Pages: 382 Genre: Horror/Adventure Kid Friendly Rating: 14+ Lots of spooky monsters and some adult subjects that may be just a little bit inappropriate for younger children. Click here for the Common Sense Media Guide! Synopsis: When Jacob…

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