Entertain Me

Brave: A Giveaway & Some Musings

November 5, 2012

Long before we became parents, we were Pixar fans. Part of that has always been because of N.C.’s art background–Pixar movies are gorgeous feats of animation innovation–but mostly, they’re just movies that tell great stories, with great characters, using beautiful images. What’s not to like? Of course, becoming parents changes lots of things, and my […]

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My First Books

August 6, 2012

I am a sheeple, so I’m copying Shalini (and a bunch of other people) about this first book thing. Because why not talk about books, huh? I will say, these are all based on my memories as I recall them right now. Given that motherhood has made my brain into swiss cheese about stuff like […]

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Let’s Go Out to the Movies

March 26, 2012

This weekend, I had the pleasure of going to see The Hunger Games–on opening weekend no less. (No spoilers here, I promise. But I will say, I loved it, despite being able to nitpick at parts if I wanted to. Which I don’t. The book is still better, as usual, but the movie wasn’t a […]

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Challenge: Completed

February 29, 2012

With 2 days to spare, I finished. 3500 pages (give or take–I’ll admit to not reading all of the pages of lineage). I may dream about dragons, beheadings, swords, and wolves for the next week, but I finished. I still think this should count for MORE than 4 books in my book count this year. […]

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They Did THAT With Books?

January 13, 2012

You may have seen me link to this already, but I just had to share it again because it’s THAT awesome, and perfect for a Friday. I’m exhausted just thinking about what it took to create this, but it is truly amazing.    

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