Review: The Glimpse by Claire Merle

Review: The Glimpse by Claire Merle
13 January, 2017 / 0 Comments

The Glimpse by Claire Merle My Copy: ePub eBook Publication Date: June 7, 2012 Publisher: Faber & Faber Source: Purchased In a near future, society is segregated according to whether people are genetically disposed to mental illness. 17-year-old Ana has been living the privileged life of a Pure due to an error in her DNA test. When the authorities find out, she faces banishment from her safe Community, a fate only thwarted by the fact that she has already been promised to Pure-boy Jasper Taurell. Jasper is from a rich and influential family and despite Ana’s condition, wants to be with her. The authorities […]


My Top 4.5 Rated Books

My Top 4.5 Rated Books
12 January, 2017 / 4 Comments

  The following are the books that were so close to being rated a 5 star, but just didn’t quite make the cut.  These are the books that would be rated 4.75 if that existed in my rating scheme.  I actually look back at these books and go “Really?  I didn’t rate you a 5 star?” and I forget why until reading my review. I started to write a little note under each book below, but I can just tell you the gyst of all of them was “What?!  I can’t believe I didn’t rate this one 5 stars.  I […]


Review: See Me by Wendy Higgins

Review: See Me by Wendy Higgins
9 January, 2017 / 0 Comments

See Me (See Me #1) by Wendy Higgins My Copy: ePub eBook Publication Date: February 1, 2014 Publisher: Self-Published Source: Purchased While most seventeen-year-old American girls would refuse to let their parents marry them off to a stranger, Robyn Mason dreams of the mysterious McKale in Ireland, wondering how he’ll look and imagining his cute Irish accent. Prearranged bindings are common for magical families like her own, however when she travels to the whimsical Emerald Isle she discovers there’s more to her betrothal and McKale’s clan than she was led to believe. What starts as an obligatory pairing between Robyn and McKale morphs over […]


Review: Undiscovered by Jessica Brody

Review: Undiscovered by Jessica Brody
6 January, 2017 / 0 Comments

Undiscovered (Unremembered #1.5) by Jessica Brody My Copy: ePub eBook Publication Date: February 14, 2014 Publisher: Farrar, Straus, Giroux Books for Young Readers Source: Purchased Before the crash of Freedom Airlines flight 121… There was a top-secret research compound hidden deep in the desert. There was a girl held prisoner in a restricted sector. And there was a boy who found her. And risked everything to set her free. Romantic and action-packed, Undiscovered is sure to thrill fans of Jessica Brody’s Unremembered trilogy. In this 100-page novella, told from Zen’s point of view, more secrets are revealed about Seraphina’s forgotten past, the corporation that […]


New Year’s Resolutions/Challenges

New Year’s Resolutions/Challenges
1 January, 2017 / 6 Comments

Happy new year everyone!  I kind of (without meaning to) took a month off blogging there.  Oops! December is a busy month!  Anywho, I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and I wish you all the best in the new year.  Below are my resolutions and challenges for this year! 2017 resolutions: Blog more often and more consistently! Keep my house cleaner. Start and finish (at least) my second draft of the manuscript I wrote for NaNoWriMo in AHEM! 2013.  Seriously.  That’s pathetic. Be the best mom I can be! Be happier overall with life and stress less. 2017 […]


A Look Back at November 2016

A Look Back at November 2016
3 December, 2016 / 0 Comments

Books Reviews Unremembered by Jessica Brody | Rating: 4/5 stars Stupid Girl by Cindy Miles | Rating: 2/5 stars Unforgotten by Jessica Brody | Rating: 4/5 stars Discussions Books I’ve Added to Goodreads Lately Nail Art


Review: Unforgotten

Review: Unforgotten
22 November, 2016 / 0 Comments

Unforgotten (Unremembered #2) by Jessica Brody My Copy: Hardcover, 402 pages Publication Date: February 25, 2014 Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux Source: Library Some memories are better left forgotten… After a daring escape from the scientists at Diotech who created her, Seraphina believes she is finally safe from the horrors of her past. But new threats await Sera and her boyfriend, Zen, at every turn as Zen falls prey to a mysterious illness and Sera’s extraordinary abilities make it more and more difficult to stay hidden. Meanwhile, Diotech has developed a dangerous new weapon designed to apprehend her. A weapon that even Sera will […]


My Nails This Week: Neon

My Nails This Week: Neon
16 November, 2016 / 1 Comment

This week I just wanted to do something with my amazing new neon collection by Color Club (which I looooove – the colours are amazing!) and this is what I came up with!  That’s all.  I wasn’t inspired by anything other than the colours themselves. What I used to accomplish this look: Seche Vite Dry Fast Top Coat Essie Mademoiselle Color Club Foxy Mama Color Club Peace, Love, & Polish Color Club Kapow! Color Club Right On Color Club Bell Bottom Babe Dotting Tool What do you think of this design? Let me know in the comments what you think, […]


Review: Stupid Girl

Review: Stupid Girl
14 November, 2016 / 0 Comments

Stupid Girl (Stupid in Love #1) by Cindy Miles My Copy: ePub eBook Publication Date: May 13, 2014 Publisher: TKA Distribution Source: Purchased Only fools fall in love… After her senior year of high school leaves behind nothing but heartache, Olivia Beaumont is sure of this: She’s no stupid girl. She sets out for Winston University, promising herself that she will remain focused on her first and only love – astronomy. But all it takes is cocky sophomore Brax Jenkins and an accidental collision with a football, to throw her entire year off course. A quick-tempered Southie who escaped the inner city streets […]


My Nails This Week: Christmas Photos!

My Nails This Week: Christmas Photos!
9 November, 2016 / 1 Comment

We had Christmas photos done on the weekend, so I did these red and silver tips to match KIK’s adorable red, black, and silver dress.  Fun! What I used to accomplish this look: Seche Vite Dry Fast Top Coat Sally Hansen Celeb City Zoya Pixie Dust Chyna Seche Rose What do you think of this design? Let me know in the comments what you think, link me up to your own, or suggest a design for me to try!