Month: October 2017

In A Dark, Dark Wood

In A Dark, Dark Wood

Title: In a Dark, Dark Wood Author: Ruth Ware 2017 Book Challenge Entry: A book that takes place in the wilderness Thoughts:  One of the first books I read this year was The Woman in Cabin 10. It came highly recommended by a good friend of mine who […]

American Gods

American Gods

Title: American Gods Author: Neil Gaiman 2017 Book Challenge Entry: A book based on mythology Thoughts: In most readers’ lives, there comes an author or two that just stick. They get under your skin and their brand of storytelling reaches into you and takes hold. For me, one of […]

Chocolate Babka: Two Day Bake Edition

Chocolate Babka: Two Day Bake Edition

Hello all! Greetings from the world of a new mom! Things are crazy and wonderful. Our little honey is about 6 weeks old and we are absolutely in love with her. We are also completely sleep deprived and occasionally forget to eat, but hey. Such […]

Mindful Birthing:Training the Mind, Body and Heart for Childbirth and Beyond

Mindful Birthing:Training the Mind, Body and Heart for Childbirth and Beyond

Title: Mindful Birthing: Training the Mind, Body and Heart for Childbirth and Beyond Author: Nancy Bardacke, C.N.M 2017 Book Challenge Entry: A book with a subtitle Thoughts: Here is the thing. Being pregnant and having a baby? Terrifying. Amazing, but terrifying. It’s transformative in a way that you can’t […]