Monthly Archives: October 2010

Happy Halloween! My Giveaway Winners Announced!

Happy Happy Happy Halloween!!  This is one of my favorite holidays because I’m such a sucker for bad B-rated horror movies.  Plus, Ghost Hunters Live is on tonight, and they will be in MY city, the beautiful Buffalo, NY!  Don’t … Continue reading

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Book Blogger Hop, Yay!

Don’t Forget to Enter my Halloween Giveaway!  Ends 10/30!! The Book Blogger Hop is a weekly hop hosted by Crazy-for-Books and is a way for bloggers to find other great blogs to read and make new friends in the blogging … Continue reading

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Review/Gush: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Last week to enter my international Halloween Giveaway! The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society hands down is the best book I’ve read all year.  It might go down in history as one of my favorite books of all … Continue reading

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Weekend Reads + Epic Knitting Fail (after 15 years of knitting!)

Bonjour mes amis 🙂  I hope you all had a great week, and a relaxing weekend.  I had a very stressful week filled with lots of work.  And I officially hate my folklore class.  The teacher is impossible.  I have … Continue reading

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Hop + Nanowrimo!

Don’t Forget to Enter My Halloween Giveaway!  It’s International! Oh my gosh it’s finally Friday!  I have barely been home all week, which explains my lack of posting.  What with work, school, and French Club events, life has gotten a … Continue reading

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Review: The Girl Who Played With Fire

The Girl Who Played With Fire is the second installment in the late Swedish author Stieg Larsson’s thrilling trilogy about hacker Lisbeth Salander and journalist Mikael Blomkvist.  The two haven’t seen each other in a while and are brought back together … Continue reading

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Book Blogger Hop!

Before moving on to the question of the week, let me remind you all that I have a Halloween giveaway going on!  It’s my first ever giveaway and there will be 2 winners.  It ends 10/30.  Info is here. The … Continue reading

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