Posted in May 2014

Bookstore Bucket List

Bookstore Bucket List

Like most people I have a bucket list of things I would like to do before I die: visit every continent, watch the northern lights, see a moose in the wild….et cetera, et cetera! But unlike most people, I also happen to have a bookish bucket list too! From books I want to read before … Continue reading

My Weekly Obsession: Attack On Titan

My Weekly Obsession: Attack On Titan

One of the things that I have loved since childhood is Japanese Anime! From Dragonball to Sword Art Online, and every Miyazaki film ever produced, I just can’t get enough! It’s one of the first things I turn to when I want to relax and unwind (besides books of course!). This past week I discovered … Continue reading

Graphic Novel Review: Rat Queens Vol. 1

Graphic Novel Review: Rat Queens Vol. 1

Tired of graphic novels dominated by gunslinging guys and male superheroes coming to save the day? Well the comic gods have heard your prayers! Meet the Rat Queens, a rag tag group of female friends who make a living as swords for hire. Killing by day and partying hard by night, the Rat Queens are … Continue reading

Book Review: Mistborn

Book Review: Mistborn

“He smiled despite the grief he felt at the deaths of his men; he smiled because that was what he did. That was how he proved to the Lord Ruler-and to himself-that he wasn’t beaten.” Over the past few months I’ve noticed a HUGE resurgence of bloggers and booktubers reading and loving Brandon Sanderson’s Mistborn … Continue reading

Ten Second Reviews: May 2014

Ten Second Reviews: May 2014

This has been a crazy few weeks for me at work, which unfortunately means that I’ve fallen behind in my reviewing yet again! Sooooo…..Time for another round of 10 Second Reviews! Try to see if you can figure out what 3 out of these 4 books have in common! If I Stay by Gayle Forman … Continue reading

My Weekly Obsession: Stromae

My Weekly Obsession: Stromae

My Weekly Obsession is where I share the latest gadget, gizmo, or thingamabob that has caught my fancy! Maybe it will become your latest obsession too! My weekly obsession pick this week is Stromae, although to be fair…it’s been more like a monthly obsession! I stumbled across Stromae on Youtube back in early April, and … Continue reading

Tea Time: Main Squeeze

Tea Time: Main Squeeze

  Tea: Main Squeeze (David’s Tea) This Green Yerba Mate tea is a part of the 2014 Spring collection at David’s Tea! Containing papaya, pineapple, and natural flavouring, Main Squeeze has a delicious citrusy taste that is perfect for the morning. While I’m not usually a fan of citrusy teas, I really enjoyed this one! … Continue reading

Top 10 Graphic Novels

Top 10 Graphic Novels

In honour of Free Comic Book Day, I’ve decided to put together a list of my favourite Graphic Novels! I tend to read more Fantasy/Sci-Fi and Alternative comics than those based on Superheroes, so this list is going to focus on my favourite non-superhero comic series. Let me know what your favourite graphic novels are, … Continue reading