Hello! Today's post won't be about desserts or books (boo). I want to express some upcoming changes in how I do things on this blog as a result of various situational changes, not least of which is the COVID-19 pandemic. I will continue to update this blog periodically, and as the times change, there may … Continue reading Updates–COVID-19 Story and Nearing the End of My Pregnancy
We Unleash the Merciless Storm by Tehlor Kay Mejia is the action-packed sequel to We Set the Dark on Fire. While We Set the Dark on Fire made us fall in love with Carmen and Dani and set the stage for life in the dystopian world of Medio, this book really ramped up the drama … Continue reading Pineapple Empanadas Paired With We Unleash the Merciless Storm
How is this year flying by so quickly?! It seemed like January was a whole decade in itself, and next thing I know we're in March. The fact that I'm over halfway done with my pregnancy probably isn't helping the time slow down either! Anyway, time is a construct, so let's get on with what … Continue reading March TBR Linkup!
Hello and welcome to another installment of HP Saturday! As indicated in my last post, each Saturday I'll be trying HP recipes from The Unofficial Harry Potter Cookbook, putting them in context for how they're relevant to the story, and letting you know how the recipe works for me. Like puddings, pies have an important … Continue reading HP Saturday! Ft. Apple Crumble Pies
The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney is a novel full of family drama centered around the Plumb siblings' shared inheritance–"the nest." The story is set in New York City and it follows the lives of the Plumbs, specifically the four adult siblings Leo, Beatrice "Bea," Melody, and Jack. Once Leo is involved in a drug … Continue reading Manhattan Cocktail Paired with The Nest