Wrap Up: August 2017

Wrap Up: August 2017

Okay, seriously, the summer came by way too quickly this year. I already have only a few days left before I have to actually get back to work, and I'm shaking my fists at you, Summer! That said, at least the weather will cool up (I absolutely love sweater weather), and I'm ahead of my Goodreads goal, [...]

Wrap Up: July 2017

Wrap Up: July 2017

Books Read I'm pretty sure this list is only substantive because most of these are graphic novels. All the same, I'm playing a bit of catchup on my lack of reading and reviewing, and this is the result. Sisters by Raina Telgemeier || Skinwalker by Faith Hunter || Days of Blood & Starlight by Laini [...]

Food and Fandom: Beauty’s Spiced Treacle Cake

Food and Fandom: Beauty’s Spiced Treacle Cake

I could go on and on about why I chose to do another Beauty-related goodie, but this one is actually inspired by something that McKinley wrote in the pages. I couldn't really find the passage again, but I'm telling you, the book mentioned spiced treacle cake, and I totally hopped up on the idea! Beauty by Robin McKinley is [...]