Book Review: The Host by Stephenie Meyer

Grade: A+ The first thing you should know is that I am a huge fan of Stephenie Meyer and loved the Twilight series. The second thing you should know is that I had a lot of reservations about reading her other book, The Host, and even after I bought it, I waited a long timeContinue reading “Book Review: The Host by Stephenie Meyer”

My Nightstand: April

I probably have way more important things I should be doing right now, but I wanted to get this up while I had a chance and I’m guessing this is that one chance, sooo… This month I read: Here’s the Story by Maureen McCormick – Finished April 2, 2009 – This memoir was so muchContinue reading “My Nightstand: April”

Simple Woman’s Daybook: April 20

I almost never do this meme but my thoughts and life are so all over the place I thought this might help me to get all the miscellaneousness out into blog form. Plus Jean does it, so clearly it’s cool. Outside My Window: Spring has finally sprung. Warmer weather has prevailed for the most part,Continue reading “Simple Woman’s Daybook: April 20”

Teaser Tuesday: The Host by Stephenie Meyer

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: Grab your current read Open to a random page Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t giveContinue reading “Teaser Tuesday: The Host by Stephenie Meyer”

What's On My Nightstand: March

It’s time for What’s On Your Nightstand, my favorite book meme @ 5 Minutes For Books – this is a pretty open ended book meme for anyone unfamiliar with it – you can review the books you read this month, list what you are planning to read – take a picture of your nightstand, justContinue reading “What's On My Nightstand: March”

My Nightstand: February

It’s time for the February installment of What’s On Your Nightstand, a book meme hosted by the lovely ladies at 5 Minutes For Books. Last night I finished devouring Revenge of the Spellmans the latest Spellman installment by Lisa Lutz. I think it’s safe to say I completely utterly adored it. I have some prettyContinue reading “My Nightstand: February”

Weekend Diversions: Flying Cars, Werewolf Pop Stars, Photshopped Beauties & John Mayer Entertaining on TV

It’s a car it’s a plane, it’s… a Terrafugia? Apparently we are a lot closer to the world’s first flying car than I would have anticipated – just watch the video below for more information and see this bad-assed vehicle in action – it’s pretty great. *** Speaking of nothing related to flying cars, apparentlyContinue reading “Weekend Diversions: Flying Cars, Werewolf Pop Stars, Photshopped Beauties & John Mayer Entertaining on TV”

Movie Madness: Twilight (the Cliff Note’s version?)

Has anyone seen the Veggie Tales dvd, Tomato Sawyer and Huckleberry Larry? In the beginning of the movie Larry goes to his book club where they are talking about Huckleberry Finn. It is discovered that the whole group has been reading the “Norm’s Notes” version of the books for their club and to be honestContinue reading “Movie Madness: Twilight (the Cliff Note’s version?)”

Breaking Dawn: I want YOUR thoughts

* warning * Spoilers below * end warning * So I finished reading Breaking Dawn a few days ago and I’ve been trying to decide how to go about reviewing it on here, as I feel some form of commentary is necessary. I mean, I’m sure I could go on at length about how amazingContinue reading “Breaking Dawn: I want YOUR thoughts”