Still trying to catch up on all the books I’ve read so far. I’ve been a reading machine lately! Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare – this one was really good. I’ve read the first three books in her Mortal Instruments series… Read More ›
Month: February 2012
The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson
I came across Maureen Johnson the same place I found John Green – through YouTube. I know that’s a strange place to find new writers, but hey, it seems to work! The Name of the Star follows the story of… Read More ›
Today I have officially met one of my New Year’s goals for 2012! As many of you know, I have been having some issues with my job. For the most part, I like my job. It can be stressful at… Read More ›
This next book comes from the Book Club over at the Mallorean Tavern. We just finished reading Kushiel’s Dart by Jacqueline Carey and, I have to say, I’ve never read a book quite like it. The main character is Phedre,… Read More ›
I’m a good girl, I am!
It’s been a while since I’ve updated my book list. I’ve been reading quite a bit, mind you, it’s just been a while since I’ve had a chance to add them up here. So I’ll start with the next book,… Read More ›
So here it is. Valentine’s Day. A day to celebrate love and happiness. It’s never been one of my favorite holidays. When I was in high school, I was one of the kids who dressed all in black on Valentine’s… Read More ›
The Little Red Hen – Feminist Icon!
One of the best things about having kids is that you get to relive your own childhood. I get to sit around playing with Barbies and My Little Ponies and, best of all, I get to read my favorite children’s… Read More ›
Busy busy little bee . . .
So over the past few weeks, it seems like I’ve picked up a few followers to this blog! Thanks everybody! If you are so inclined, take a second to introduce yourself in the comments. I love making new Internet friends!… Read More ›
I’m a travelling girl . . .
I absolutely love airports. There’s just something about the idea of being able to hop on a plane and go . . . anywhere! And you always see interesting people there, visiting from all over the world. I always thought… Read More ›
So being a morning person worked out for . . . only two mornings. But I have an excuse, I mean, explanation. It’s been a rough couple of days here at the Calvin homestead. My seven year-old has strep throat…. Read More ›