This thing still on… It has been about five months since I wrote my last blog. Life became a handful there for a bit – bought a house, got promoted, missed Texas (well, not Texas but certain members of my family) so much I was tempted to up and leave in the darkest hours of the … More Once Upon a Coffee Bar
I am usually all for stepping out of my comfort zone and trying new things. I like to think that one of my strongest character traits is I will try new foods, new places, and new adventures (unless it involves heights where I’m not safely enclosed, snakes, or stupid scary masks – – I do … More Dear Comfort Zone…I’m sorry.
I feel like I’ve read a LOT of science fiction and dark thrillers lately. I’m certainly not complaining. I feel my obsession with them is a healthy one. (Says the obsessor 🙂 ) Due to this, it will come as no surprise that I’m reviewing two of Peter Clines books – 14 and The Fold. But first…. … More When Visiting Parallel Universes, bring Beer
Today was one of my very best friend’s birthday, so when he suggested having his birthday lunch at FIKA I was sold. FIKA is a restaurant at the American Swedish Institute (ASI) located at 2600 Park Avenue in Minneapolis. It includes a museum, art gallery, shop, restaurant, and is connected to the beautifully historic Turnblad Mansion (which … More Fika with a Man Called Ove
For those of you following along at home, you will notice the trend of my blog typically starts with the location where I read, followed by my book review. However, this time I was torn. Both the book and the location were fantastic, but the book just outshines everything! So….Dark Matter…. forgive me while I … More A Multiverse of Waffles…or one can hope