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Meeting My Favorite Murder

On March 23rd I was able to attend a live show of My Favorite Murder at the Des Moines Civic Center. My Favorite Murder is one of the first podcasts that hooked me to podcasts. Since then I have found several other favorites. I’ll be doing another post about those soon. I decided to get VIP tickets to the show on a complete whim. Sweatiest […]

Alexa’s Top Books of 2018

While I have read a total of 86 books this year not all of them can make it to my favorites of the year. I have a list of 15 books here that I really liked/loved for one reason or another. Not many of the books on this list even achieved a 5 star from me this year but many got really close.  I am […]

Check, Please by Ngozi Ukazu *Alexa’s Review*

Many people were raving about this comic so I decided to pick it up on a whim one day at the bookstore. I have to say that I really loved the artwork style of this one. Each character looked different and it was easy to tell who was who the entire time. I often run into the issue while reading manga that I can not tell […]

My Own Personal Blog Ahead

In order to get my blogging habits sharpened up again I’m going to to do my own Blog Ahead which is run over at Herding Cats and Burning Soup. I’m not sure if I want to do a 15 day Blog Ahead Challenge or a full 30 day challenge. I discovered on Tuesday that I have not one but two herniated discs in the base […]

Alexa’s Top Books of 2017

Here are all of my favorite books/series of this year. (Series means I read multiple books in the series this year/ Singles means the books themselves might be part of a series but I only read that one book in the series this year.) They are in no order because I can’t pick between them. I also didn’t set out with reaching a certain number […]