Category: Reviews

  • The Excitement and Fear of Books Adapted to a Show

    The Excitement and Fear of Books Adapted to a Show

    While I read books, the story starts playing in my mind like my own personal movie. Still, when I hear that Hollywood will adapt one of my favorite books as a show, I feel excited and afraid. Many questions run through my head. I want to see it and yet I’m too afraid to see […]

  • We Should All Be Feminists

    We Should All Be Feminists

    My spouse reacted with horror when I read this title, “We Should All Be Feminists“. Normally, I might agree as most feminists act like men-hating, angry brats and I don’t think anyone should act that way. Still, while reading this, I had to agree with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the author of this small book, from […]

  • Walker Reboot – Good or Bad

    Walker Reboot – Good or Bad

    CW television decided to a reboot of the show Walker, Texas Ranger. They shortened the title to just Walker. CW has a lot of courage to reboot such a well-known show. The original show starred Chuck Norris, a man known for his fighting, and ran for about eight years. This new show stars Jared Padalecki, […]

  • Protein Bar Review

    Protein Bar Review

    I try to follow a certain amount of macros to lose weight. Also, following these macros help me stay healthy. I have noticed that if I keep to them I have fewer cravings. Unfortunately, I struggle with eating enough protein without going over in carbs and fat. To solve this issue, I buy a protein […]

  • Gingerbread Cookie Recipe

    Gingerbread Cookie Recipe

    The Taste of Home Gingerbread Cookie recipe looked traditional and easy. I don’t make a lot of these cookies but I try to make at least one batch around Christmas. I felt I could handle this recipe. I’m not sure I did. Gingerbread Cookie Review This recipe caused trouble. I almost gave up on it […]

  • Lump of Coal Rice Krispie Treats

    Lump of Coal Rice Krispie Treats

    I think it’s fun to give out candy coal around Christmas. It makes a fun little joke. Since coal goes to the bad children and yet candy coal tastes delicious. When I saw this lump of coal recipe from the blog “Premeditated Leftovers“, I thought it looked like a great idea. As usual, I made […]

  • Christmas Crack Recipe

    Christmas Crack Recipe

    I saw this Christmas Crack recipe on the blog “Passion for Savings” and I really wanted to try it because it looked delicious. I love chocolate and sugar. Also, it looked really simple and easy. Another two things I love, simple and easy. Plus I thought I could use what I had in the pantry […]

  • Reindeer Chow Recipe Review

    Reindeer Chow Recipe Review

    I love muddy buddies, puppy chow, whatever you prefer. A quick, easy, and delicious recipe, it makes a great dessert or snack. Granted I would not call it healthy, but if you have the self-control it works as a small treat. When I saw this recipe on the blog Your Cup of Cake, for reindeer […]

  • Mini Chocolate Cherry Pie Review

    Mini Chocolate Cherry Pie Review

    I love chocolate! When choosing pies for Thanksgiving I wanted to try something new with chocolate. When I saw Purple Chocolat Home‘s Chocolate Cherry Pie, I wanted to try it. I hoped it would be a perfect combination of chocolate and cherry. I had to modify the recipe a little as unfortunately, I do not […]

  • The Other Miss Bridgerton Book Review

    The Other Miss Bridgerton Book Review

    The Other Miss Bridgerton, written by Julia Quinn, continues her series of the Rokesby family in the 1700’s. As the third book in the series, the main character has been introduced previously. In this book we meet one of the many cousins of the Bridgerton family. The Bridgerton family stars in another of Quinn’s series. […]