• books
  • Books – May Roundup

    I am being so slow with my book-reading this year, but there’s good news to report as far as my yearly goals, and I have a feeling things will pick up soon. FINISHED: The Great American Whatever by Tim Federle This is a YA book, and I’m not entirely sure where I heard about it. […]

  • personal
  • Personal – Feeling like Crap

    No real post today guys.  I’ve been sort of sick the past few days and I am just drained.  I’ve been drinking all the tea, and trying to take good care of myself, but it doesn’t seem to be working.  Unfortunately, this is not the time of year with my job that I can just […]

  • entertainment
  • TV – The Handmaids Tale (Hulu)

    5 years ago if someone asked, you would probably have said that in the future, things could only be better for women.  But we now live in a world where organizations which provide healthcare services to women are being rapidly defunded, health care bills in which pregnancy and rape could count as “pre-existing conditions” which […]

  • dessert
  • Recipe – Chocolate Walnut Bourbon Pie

    This past weekend was the Kentucky Derby, and there are a lot of traditions associated with it.  Horses, fancy/funny hats, mint juleps, and Derby Pie.  Or perhaps I should say, Derby-Pie®, because it’s a registered trademark of Kern’s Kitchen in Prospect, Kentucky who are the only ones allowed to advertise with that name.  The recipe is […]