Weekend Diversions: Dangerous Drinks, Double Nerd Scores & Dozens of Dozens of Bloggers Block Solutions

It’s time for another helping of Weekend Diversions. Here are a handful of the interesting, intriguing and worthy of note things that I’ve stumbled across this week while surfing the ye old net: First off, two very cool keyboard-related pieces. I saw this first one on woostercollective.com, it’s a monument to the keyboard, found in the streets: I found this next one at Gizmodo and … Continue reading Weekend Diversions: Dangerous Drinks, Double Nerd Scores & Dozens of Dozens of Bloggers Block Solutions

Aloha Friday: What’s New This Weekend?

It’s time for another Aloha Friday, the day that you take it easy and look forward to the weekend, in Hawaii and blog land anyway. As you should know by now, over at An Island Life, Kailani decided that on Fridays she would take it easy on posting and ask a simple question for you to answer. Nothing that requires a lengthy response. If you’d … Continue reading Aloha Friday: What’s New This Weekend?

Bump Report: Week Fifteen

Fifteen Weeks & Counting – Cartoon from BabyGaga.com For the most part fifteen weeks feels a lot like fourteen weeks. My morning sickness is gone, my anxiety is not. It did feel remarkably alleviated after my post last week – all of your comments put me remarkably at ease, just knowing that my feelings were normal. I’ve been pregnant before, but never with a non-first, … Continue reading Bump Report: Week Fifteen

WW: A Special Delivery

The mailman came today with TWO humongous packages from Amazon. Now, we’ve got 4 different packages on their way right now, that we’ve ordered over the past month or two and are finally due to arrive, so these packages could have contained anything. But I was secretly hoping they’d contain THE thing that I’ve been obsessively checking for for a few weeks now. I was … Continue reading WW: A Special Delivery

Book Review: Wicked: Witch & Curse

Grade: B+ It’s tough having the same title as a literary phenomenon turned Broadway musical. How do you compete and set a name for yourself? Well if you’re smart you get a really standout cover and make the book as huge as possible (even if you have to combine two books in one). Nancy Holder and Debbie Viguie can consider this a job accomplished. Their … Continue reading Book Review: Wicked: Witch & Curse

What’s On Your Nightstand: January

February is just around the corner and per usual my nightstand is currently begging for mercy, and more books are on their way. This month I finished reading (and reviewed) Home by Julie Andrews (LOVED IT), The Lion The Witch & The Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis (liked it, but not as much as I’d expected to) and Wicked by Nancy Holder and Debbie Viguie (which … Continue reading What’s On Your Nightstand: January