Top 5 Last Lines

Good morning and welcome to this week's edition of Top 5 Tuesday! Last week was a ton of fun, and this week promises to almost one-up it. The only rule for this week's list was "No spoilers," which I think should be relatively easy to follow. Let's see, then. As always, we're hosted by Shanah … Continue reading Top 5 Last Lines

Book Review – “The Nest” by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney

If you'll remember from Friday, this is a book I was predicting a 3.5 - 4 star review. I've had a lot of time recently to listen to it, and I've finally finished it. First of all, my initial prediction thoughts seem to have been spot-on. This is a book about a dysfunctional family, and … Continue reading Book Review – “The Nest” by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney

ENG 590: First Vonnegut Scholarship

You are free to skip this particular blog post, because I'm sure you didn't sign up to read critical/literary essays when you decided to follow this blog. However, if that's right up your alley, go ahead! If you've been following along, you'll know that my Vonnegut class required three Vonnegut scholarship essays, each of week … Continue reading ENG 590: First Vonnegut Scholarship

First Impression Friday: “The Nest” by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney

This week's book is┬áThe Nest, by Cynthia Sweeney. This is a novel I've had my eye on for quite some time, but I never got around to reading it. It was on the Summer Says table at Books-a-Million for months after its release, and I touched it every single time I passed the table, trying … Continue reading First Impression Friday: “The Nest” by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney

The Unpopular Opinion Book Tag

Hey there! You might have noticed that I've changed my blog style. I decided I wanted to overhaul a few things during my lunch break, and as such, I don't have access to any sort of computer program to fix the graphics/dividers that I've got going on right now, so if you'll give me a … Continue reading The Unpopular Opinion Book Tag

Recipe Review – Italian Chicken Bake

First of all, let me say that I've got no idea where this recipe originally came from. I'm assuming I got it out of a magazine or something, so I'm just going to write out the recipe here for you: Recipe: 3-4 boneless skinless chicken breasts 4-6 tablespoons prepared pesto 1-2 roma tomatoes 1 cup … Continue reading Recipe Review – Italian Chicken Bake