Books of 2016 (and my lengthy reviews)

Okay!  This is it...one last recap post and then onto more Star Wars goodness.  I promise. I really thought that after the birth of my daughter I wouldn’t have any time to read books.  While I definitely slowed down, I was able to squeeze in a lot more than I originally thought.  Especially while breastfeeding!  … Continue reading Books of 2016 (and my lengthy reviews)

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A Thorn in My Side

This blog/article made me angry: http://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2015/09/16/when-kids-strike-back-against-star-wars/ Besides the obvious fact that it was not written cohesively (I expected a piece on Star Wars with valid points, but instead I feel like I got a trip down memory lane), it also shows a lack of encouragement on having a child form her own opinion. Her daughter … Continue reading A Thorn in My Side

Book Review: Choices of One

I like that I started 2015 off with a Star Wars novel.  I find that somehow fitting, seeing as this year is going to be a huge Star Wars year, what with the amping up of The Force Awakens. Mei-Mei suggested Choices of One (by Timothy Zahn) to me almost 1 years ago in a random post, … Continue reading Book Review: Choices of One

Scene it on Friday – ESB Scene #85 (and other ramblings)

Yo.  Lando.  You have absolutely no say on what goes on here.  And, by the way, why aren’t you in handcuffs locked away in some small room on the Falcon? I mean, that’s what I would do if I had been stabbed in the back.  I can’t believe you’re even allowed in the cockpit to … Continue reading Scene it on Friday – ESB Scene #85 (and other ramblings)

Hey 2013! Nice Knowing You

Oh wow, is 2013 already over?  Seriously?  Didn’t we just enter this year full of new resolutions and excitement? The only real resolutions I had for 2013 was to find a new job and to start making all of my own teas from scratch.  This was the third time I had made a resolution to … Continue reading Hey 2013! Nice Knowing You