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Reduce Stress, Increase Joy & Productivity—Why Is Simple So HARD?

Originally posted on Kristen Lamb's Blog:
Image via Demi-Brooke Flickr Creative Commons Funny how we get the same lessons in life over and over and…over. Maybe not you guys. Maybe y’all are sharper than me. But the thing I keep returning to is “essentialism.” Boil everything down to the basics. Focus on one or…

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Out of sheer frustration, I made a meme

Originally posted on Ned's Blog:
I don’t know why, but this always chaps me: Carts left within arm’s reach of the corral. Parked 100 yards away and it’s too far to walk? I get that. Or maybe you’re an old smoker and you only have so much air left in your oxygen tank? I…

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Book Review: Twisted Reflections by Shay West (ARC)

Originally posted on The Bibliophile Confessions:
? Title: Twisted Reflections (Dangerous Reflections, #2) Author: Shay West Source: e-ARC from the Publisher Book Links: Amazon| Barnes & Noble Goodreads Summary Alexis Davenport is learning to come to grips with her ability to travel through time, but she still hasn’t been able to stop the evil Drifter…

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The long-awaited sequel to Dangerous Reflections is now available at your favorite booksellers! Back blurb: Alexis Davenport is learning to come to grips with her ability to travel through time, but she still hasn’t been able to stop the evil Drifter and his Master from trying to alter the past. When she travels back to […]

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Guest Appearance and FREE Books!

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Need Vs Want

Need vs want They might sound similar but are actually very different. I think both tend to get thrown around, especially when it comes to relationships, and it got me thinking of the fundamental differences between needs and wants. I think most people get the idea: needs are things you can’t live without and wants […]

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Message to all Women!

Had an appointment at the doctor’s this morning. I found a spot on my scalp that was dark so I figured I would have it checked out (family history of melanoma). Good news? Doc thinks it’s only a scab. Bad news? Apparently I hit my head harder on the bird feeder than I originally thought […]

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For Your Reading Pleasure – The August Releases

Originally posted on NoraAdrienne's Reviews:
Week of Aug. 4th The Only Thing Worse Then Witches – Young Readers – Lauren Magaziner Fragile Destiny – The Aether Chronicles #3 – Suzanne Lazear Blood Games – Chicagoland Vampires #10 – Chloe Neill The Aeronaut’s Windlass – The Cinder Spires series #1 – Jim Butcher * Memory…

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Available July 28th!

Twisted Reflections Cover Reveal!!!

Here it is folks! The cover for the second book of the Adventures of Alexis Davenport series, twisted Reflections! The book will be available July 28th :D Back blurb from Twisted Reflections: Alexis Davenport is learning to come to grips with her ability to travel through time but she still hasn’t been able to stop the […]

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Favorite Childhood Books

Now that my niece is devouring books, I find myself wanting to share my favorite books with her in the hopes that she will live them as much as me. One in particular popped into  my head this evening (no idea why) and I might have to get it for her one of these Christmases […]

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Here is my interview with Shay West

Originally posted on authorsinterviews:
? Name : Shay West Age: 41 Where are you from: Born in Longmont, CO but raised in Grand Junction, CO A little about your self `ie your education Family life etc : I used to write as a kid and did some writing in high school but also had a…

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Human eyes on stalks?? Ummmm...no

What if Humans Had Eye Stalks?

In the animal kingdom, there are some pretty freaky critters. And by freaky I mean so bat-shit crazy you’d swear you were on another planet. Take the stalk-eyed fly, for instance. The flies are born with their eyes close to their head (which is sorta where I would like this important appendage to be but […]

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My little darling  :)

The Joy of Adopting A Stray Cat

If you’ve been following my blog for even just a little, you have probably figured out by now that I have two cats, Buddy and Oreo. Buddy has been, well my buddy for fourteen years. I’ve had him since he was a baby and he’s truly a Mama’s boy ;) In December of 2013, I […]

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Dangerous Reflections (The Adventures of Alexis Davenport Book 1) by Shay West

Originally posted on The BiaLog:
Good morning and welcome to this week’s In the Books featuring dangerous Reflections by Shay West. One of the first things I have to mention is the realism of the book. The author does a wonderful job of bringing Alexis’ emotions to the forefront as she tries to find a…

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Dangerous Reflections: Available Through Booktrope Publishing

Dangerous Reflections is now available from Amazon! Back blurb: Alexis Davenport wants to go home. She hates her new school, her mother for moving her away from her friends, and her father for walking out. To make matters worse, Alex is haunted by images of strange girls reflected in her mirror. It’s bad enough juggling […]

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