Summer on Firefly Lake by Jen Gilroy *Stephanie’s Review*

I really wanted to love Summer at Firefly Lake by Jen Gilroy. It was August, the height of summer, and a small town contemporary romance. It should have worked but I really, really struggled with this book. I have to be able to connect with the characters of a book. My first and most honest assessment of Summer on Firefly Lake’s characters were that it […]

Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon with Alexa

This year marks the 10th Anniversary of Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon and I’m so happy to find the time, ok I took the day off, to join in again. I’ll start by doing the opening survey so you can know a little about me. 1) What fine part of the world are you reading from today? Arizona 2) Which book in your stack are you […]

Foodie Friday: How eMeals Saved My Sanity

I could have sworn that I had talked about eMeals before on the blog but apparently I haven’t. I talk a lot about eMeals on my Instagram though. I’ve talked a lot about having a hard time adjusting to my husband’s commute and becoming the main chef for the family. I eventually got a decent schedule worked out but then I decided it was time […]

Discussion: The Appeal of YA for Adults

My job doesn’t always require the fiercest of concentration levels and often I’ll find my mind wandering. The other day it wandered where I wish it wouldn’t but it led me to today’s discussion topic. While thinking about someone’s current life situation I became pretty upset. I’ve known this person most of my life and my brain decided memory lane was a good place to […]