• Celebrate the Small Things,  Halloween,  Holidays,  NaNoWriMo,  Writing

    Celebrate the Small Things

    Hosted by Viklit, this is a great weekly chance to talk about the small things worth celebrating in life! My celebrations for this week are: Had great fun yesterday dressing up as Harriet the Spy for work. Cause who doesn’t want to walk around work all day with a magnifying glass and a paddle ball game? It’s November 1st! NaNoWriMo starts today, and I am thoroughly excited to begin. Here’s hoping for a strong start for everyone participating! It’s also the official start to holiday movie watching here, and today we kick it all off with Die Hard (What? It takes place on Christmas Eve. It’s totally legit.) What are…

  • Film,  Halloween,  Reviews

    Rosemary’s Baby – Ira Levin

    It’s Halloween!  A wonderfully creepy night, full of fun, fright, and, of course, candy! So, to celebrate, I thought I’d review a horror book I read recently...Rosemary’s Baby. Alright, so here’s the backstory.  I watched the movie Rosemary’s Baby with my husband a few years ago, and…I hated it. UGH! I wanted to throttle Rosemary the entire movie!  I thought she was an idiot, and the whole thing just had my teeth on edge. But after the movie was over…I kept thinking about it.  I couldn’t stop thinking about it.  A week or two later, I watched it again, by myself, thinking I would turn it off after ten or…

  • Halloween,  Librarianship,  Me

    Busy Busy Busy

    *Kicks title* So I’ve been busy.  I’ve been working a lot this week, and will be doing the same next week, to cover a vacation. And in those few hours where I am not working/sleeping, I’ve been watching, reading, and writing like crazy. So I’ve been fairly busy. Anyways, I just wanted to pop in and explain, =P  And, since it’s almost Halloween, I thought I’d share a tradition in our household…the greatest Halloween music video ever! Enjoy, =)