Month: October 2013

Advent Calendars for Adults

Advent Calendars for Adults

The clocks change this weekend! WHAT? Where has the year gone? Well I’m going to scare you even more today and talk about advent calendars. Sorry! I remember as children we had a traditional paper calendar, a chocolate calendar each and an advent candle. I can still remember running to the living room in the […]

Posted October 22, 2013


Review: The Invention of Wings

Review: The Invention of Wings

Sometimes I read a novel and struggle to find the words to do the book justice. This is one of those times. Set in the 1800s in the American Deep South, The Invention of Wings is inspired by the true story of the Grimke sisters, Sarah and Angelina. They were the first female abolition agents […]

Posted October 4, 2013