Random Thoughts

2019 New Years Resolutions

I’m one of those people who make New Year’s resolutions every year and most years, I actually work on keeping some of them. Of course I’ve never had a year with 100% success but since I usually make five (5) resolutions, my track record is about 50% (40% some years and 60% others) which is… Continue reading 2019 New Years Resolutions

Drinks · Reviews

24 Days of Tea (2017) – 24 Days of Happiness

I had so much fun opening last year’s 24 Days of Tea by David’s Tea that I knew I had to get it again. And if you’re curious about what I thought about last year’s version, click here. Because I love writing almost as much as I love tea, each evening, from December 5th through… Continue reading 24 Days of Tea (2017) – 24 Days of Happiness

Drinks · Reviews

24 Days of Tea – Happiness in a Cup

I love tea. I really, really do. It’s also something that I drink a lot, which makes sense being as I love it. I also enjoy trying new things – whether food or experiences – so it wasn’t a large stretch for me to gift myself with David’s Tea advent calendar – 24 Days of… Continue reading 24 Days of Tea – Happiness in a Cup

Random Thoughts

Maybe I’m Odd… and Other Thoughts on Race

This is another post inspired by random conversation. However, in this case, it was inspired by something I overheard rather than a conversation I participated in. I was in a coffee shop the other day and the group next to me was a little loud so it was hard not to hear them. The basic… Continue reading Maybe I’m Odd… and Other Thoughts on Race

Random Thoughts

My Identity: How Being Denied Part of Me, Shaped Me

I love meeting new people and the sometimes random conversations that come from those meetings. Of course, I’m not lucky enough to have interesting conversations with everyone I meet but more often than not, we find a variety of topics to discuss. Recently, I met a couple of people on different occasions and for different… Continue reading My Identity: How Being Denied Part of Me, Shaped Me

Book Review

Book Review: Rose Bride

Title: Rose Bride Author: Elizabeth Moss Genre/Age: Erotica Publication date: July 5, 2016 How did I get the book: Review ebook copy from Sourcebooks Casablanca via NetGalley Set in King Henry VIII’s court, Margery’s youthful indiscretion has ruined her reputation and left her vulnerable. When she comes to the attention of Virgil Elton, one of the royal physicians, they are… Continue reading Book Review: Rose Bride

Book Review

Book Review: The Haunting Lessons

Title: The Haunting Lessons Author: Robert Chazz Chute & Holly Pop Genre/Age: Sci Fi & Fantasy, Teens & YA Publication date: December 1, 2015 How did I get the book: Review ebook copy from Ex Parte Press via NetGalley Tamara has a good life – she graduated with good grades and has a good boyfriend. Then her boyfriend dies… Continue reading Book Review: The Haunting Lessons