Romance novels are the dirty little secret, and have been since their first circulation. The stigma that has been cast on it since the very beginning has morphed, however; into a completely different view altogether. There is a huge difference between Romance, and Erotica (Yes Mom, I know words. No, I do not read this.… Continue reading Reader’s Rants: I tried to write a review and ended up advocating for Romance Novels
Oh. My. Goodness. Words are forming faster than my fingers can even type. It has been a very long time since I have even picked up a book, and to finally be able to write about one again is amazing; and it just so happens that the book I picked up was a thrill. A… Continue reading Reader’s Rants: Hunting Prince Dracula by Kerri Maniscalco
I am really particular about beds. I did not realize this until I went to go house sit for someone, and then pulled all of the sheets and bedding off of the bed. The sheets are now in the wash; and I even brought my own pillows and comforter. I believe that this is completely… Continue reading Coping it up: Nesting
This book, was genius. Truth is, at the time I read this book I had just finished a series, and we all know how messed up our hearts are when that happens. It becomes so hard to trust another author again. You have to learn another writing style. A different humor. A different story. So… Continue reading Reader’s Rants: No Good Deed by Kara Connolly
I have an abundance of yarn. Well, what I really mean is that I have so much yarn that I am sure I will never use it all; especially considering that every time I go to the store I buy a few skeins. What could it hurt, right? I have about 8 different cross-stitch projects… Continue reading Coping it up: gotta be crafty!
Sometimes I crack myself up. Safety net. Net-flix. Get it? Anyway. Sometimes the best way to beat the predictable actions that anxiety takes on out on our poor helpless brains....is to be predictable ourselves! I am a creature of habit. I will eat the same foods over and over again, wear the same 5 things… Continue reading Coping it up: A little safety net(flix)
When I went in for my first therapy appointment my main topic of question was, "why aren't my normal coping skills for my anxiety working?" We analyzed them and it was found that I was doing everything right. My anxiety just decided to adapt. It morphed around the antibiotics - if you will. I was… Continue reading Coping it up: the power of word search!