Bad Wolf

This blog is not about Doctor Who, but much love to all my fellow Whovians who thought, based on the title, that it might be. ย You are beyond cool! Perhaps next time, but this time it’s about The Wolf Road by Beth Lewis and the Blackeye Roasting Co. where I had the most amazing coffee … More Bad Wolf

A Moving Witch

So when I finished reading The Bone Witch byย Rin Chupeco I knew I had to pair this with a place that would also share it’s atmospheric beauty. ย The book’s Asian-inspired fantasy world sounds stunning, so I wanted a place that when you walk in you think ‘WOW’. That is why the Moving Sidewalk in the … More A Moving Witch

A Vampy Honeymoon

There are few things in life I love more than books and coffee, but my family and close friends outdo even that obsession. So when the time came I needed to go home, my son and I downloaded some audio books, packed up the car, and set out on our 18 hour journey.ย  The circumstances … More A Vampy Honeymoon

Tribute to an Old Classic – Randy Norris 1962 – 2016

This blog will be slightly different than all my others, but I appreciate you reading ๐Ÿ™‚ I cannot remember a time I didn’t have a book in my hand. My mom was an avid reader of the horror genre, so even as early as eight I can remember consuming Stephen King, Dean Koontz, and John … More Tribute to an Old Classic – Randy Norris 1962 – 2016

A Fractured Coffee Hunt

Itโ€™s Wednesday night and I have some time to kill before heading to my sonโ€™s hockey game in Stillwater.ย  There is a coffee shop there called The Daily Grind Iโ€™ve been meaning to check out. So naturally, thatโ€™s where Iโ€™m headed โ€ฆ except they are closed.ย  Deep breath, donโ€™t panic! I look at my map, … More A Fractured Coffee Hunt

Five Watts of Magic

It’s Friday night so naturally, I will either go home and read, or bribe two friends to join me for coffee at 7pm. I live a crazy life! Thankfully, I have amazing friends. Five Watt Coffee is in South Minneapolis on Nicollet Ave between 37th and 38th Street. Street parking mostly and I typically end … More Five Watts of Magic