Title: Promised(Birthmarked Series)[Amazon] Author: Caragh O’Brien[website] Publisher: Roaring Book Press Genre: Dystopian Source/Type: ARC/Paperback Reviewed by: Andi & Michelle Publisher Description:After defying the ruthless Enclave, surviving the wasteland, and upending the rigid matriarchy of Sylum, Gaia Stone now faces her biggest challenge ever. She must lead the people of Sylum back to the Enclave and persuade the Protectorat to grant them refuge from the wasteland. In Gaia’s absence, the Enclave has grown more cruel, more desperate to experiment on mothers from outside the wall, and now the stakes of cooperating or rebelling have never been higher. Is Gaia ready, as […]
As most of America does, well the female population anyway, I watched the SAG Awards last night to check out the fashion. I have to say I was highly impressed by some while I was disappointed by others. One of my faves of the night was Claire Danes. I loved how put together she looked and her lipstick being and homage to the 90s when we all fell in love with her. Sadly I heard people saying it was a miss. What say you? Hit or Miss?
Today on Monopoly Money Monday I will spend my “$100.00” on a whole outfit. This was actually a lot harder then I thought it would be. I was trying to find pieces that would be worn again but were fun and on trend. After some scouring this is what I came up with: Carly Knit Maxi Dress Price: $29.90 This cute maxi dress could be worn for any occasion. Work, errands, dinner with friends, a date. It is very versatile and the bright magenta color really will make you turn heads. Steve Madden SERENITE Price: $44.98 What girl doesn’t like […]
Title: The Truth About Forever[Amazon] Author: Sarah Dessen[website] Publisher: Penguin Group, Inc. Genre: Contemporary Source/Type: borrowed/paperback Stars: 5 out of 5 Publisher Description: That’s what Macy has to look forward to while her boyfriend, Jason, is away at Brain Camp. Days will be spent at a boring job in the library, evenings will be filled with vocabulary drills for the SATs, and spare time will be passed with her mother, the two of them sharing a silent grief at the traumatic loss of Macy’s father. But sometimes unexpected things can happen—things such as the catering job at Wish, with its […]
Let’s face it, we all do it. We get a gift card as a gift, for Christmas or our birthday or if you’re lucky enough just because, and we immediately need to spend it. I admit it, I’m guilty of it. Sometimes that little piece of plastic burns a hole in your pocket that it just has to be done. But is it worth it to spend it so quickly if it isn’t something you need(i.e. shampoo, make-up replacement, et al.) or something that you will use more then once? I know the sales drag us in time and time […]